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Catching up

I have a friend, whom I met through Chad’s career with NCDOT, who still reads my journal and comments from time to time. He suggested that some of Chad’s coworkers/friends might like an update about what’s going on with us… … Continue reading

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15

On August 4, 2001, I married my best friend. I practically ran down the aisle and never looked back. We started a beautiful life together that day. Was our marriage perfect? Of course not… But we were best friends who … Continue reading

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the situation

There are many things I despise about my situation. Even calling it a “situation” makes my left eye twitch. My situation, just to clarify:  I am a Christian. I am a single mother. I am a student. I am a woman. … Continue reading

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Newness

Simple phrase But, man, did it change my perspective

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Until it happens to you

Six years ago today, we sat in a waiting room. We sat, impatiently waiting, for our name to be called. We chatted about random things, trying not to address the situation we were about to face. I wrote a “to … Continue reading

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by request

Cailyn requested this post. So, here ya go Cailyn!

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Magical Moments

Our first adventure to Disney in 2011 didn’t turn out well. The girls were secluded to the resort hotel and pool – which they loved. They even thought they “had been to Disney”… And I was secluded to the ICU for … Continue reading

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All that matters

I’ve learned so much about myself through this journey. Some of my epiphanies haven’t been life-changing, but some of them definitely have. Like, for instance, I’ve discovered that I’m an introvert. I would have never, ever classified myself as such. … Continue reading

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5 years

I think everyone has a photograph (or even a few) that instantly pull you in. You can remember every vivid detail that is captured. This is one of mine, along with many more. It sits in my bathroom and greets … Continue reading

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Remember me???

I can’t believe I haven’t written here in so long. My blog was hacked about two years ago. Life got busy and I just never got around to looking into it. Long story short – my blog is BACK!!!! I … Continue reading

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