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Please Pay Attention To Me (The Plea)

There she was.  Just like every morning, I could feel her head resting next to my hand, waiting for me to softly and slowly rub her head until she felt fully awake. Her eyes glow green in the early…

Dear Stay At Home Mom: You Are Not Forgotten

I champion the working mom.  I champion the single mom.  I honestly don’t think I would do well at either. God truly gives us the strength where and when we need it.  I have seen this in the mama’s…

I Wish That I Could Protect You From… (Life)

Dear Child of Mine It is hard to tell you this.  I do not really have all of the answers you may seek as you grow up. I want you to remember that I wish I could protect you…

When Quiet Is Screaming Your Name

I do better with quiet.  Some humans don’t.  I have a house full of them.  The gathering, the food, the people and the talk. Most of my household thrives on living small in a big way.  Big conversations, big…

What We All Really Want For Mother’s Day

Once I was a young(er) mom. Four little clones of their father sitting around me on the 2nd Sunday in May we call Mother’s Day. I remember it well because I had envisioned the perfect celebration of me. A…