Monthly Archives: April 2012

Letting Go of Control

Last week was a bit of a rough week. It started with the end of an amazing long weekend in Chicago – just the grown-ups. We ate great food, stayed up late, and laughed until our sides hurt. A half … Continue reading

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It’s All About the Space

I am very fortunate to have an intelligent and loving man in my life who reads my blogs. Since the “hearth and home” is primarily my domain, he keeps me grounded and provides feedback on keeping my writing relatable and … Continue reading

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Ways That Having An Exchange Student Has Changed My Family

In August, we took on a 17-year-old exchange student from Norway. Though we called her our “Norwegian Daughter” from the beginning, it took some time for her to earn that title. It is now April and I am proud to … Continue reading

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An Introvert’s Guide to the Universe…

Most people are shocked to find out that I am an introvert. I have to admit, I was a little surprised myself when I finally discovered it a few years ago. I am certainly not shy, have no fear of … Continue reading

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