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college smollege

i love the city. i love the hustle and bustle. i love to fall into bed. i love that the fast pace of everyday makes the moments of clarity stand still in my mind. . . rushing out the door … Continue reading

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wilted rose and tender sunshine

i have started to count the days until school starts and not because i am looking forward to it but because i am trying to hold on to the days i have left in freedom with my children. . . … Continue reading

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midwest allure

my husband and i are having a debate as we drive across the vast plains of iowa…”what, technically, is the midwest?”. i say, no way does it include the plains of iowa and nebraska, he says it absolutely does. thank … Continue reading

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it’s all about the journey

“are we there yet?” my four year old starts asking 5 minutes from home…. my childhood road trips were spent on the floorboards behind my aunts driver seat playing dolls with my cousin. Seat belts were just something we tucked … Continue reading

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get your feet wet

it is a brisk summer morning and the pool is still as glass. six kids, all nine and ten, stand on their blocks staring at the man in the black and white striped shirt, waiting. . . they look determined, … Continue reading

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on the mat with yoga feet

i love the quote from the talmud: “every blade of grass has an angel that bends over it and whispers…..grow, grow”. don’t we all? i can hear it in my sleep, i can hear it when i drop my kids … Continue reading

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today i go barefoot

we all start barefoot. . . this blog feels a bit like being an adult with bare feet: ¬†walking with trepidation, i know the grass has prickles and the ground, pebbles. ¬†i know they are there and so i am … Continue reading

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