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I See You

To Moms on the Brink, I See You

I don’t know about you but sometimes I feel like I’m invisible. There are days when it feels like the load I carry is so unrealistic I can’t even see which end is up. On days like those, I long for some one to tell me they see me…. not just take me for granted, […]

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9/11 Memorial and Museum

When Time Stood Still – 9/11 Remembrance

I was walking to my early morning Humanities class on the University of Northern Iowa campus when panic began to set in. Student whispers turned to screams, everyone huddled around radios and/or TV’s taking it all in. Then it hit, the 2nd plane plowed through the tower… minutes later the building collapsed, the building we […]

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Becoming a Boy Mom

In February, my husband and I welcomed our third child (and third boy) into our family. He’s a absolute blessing and has completed our family of 5.   Why am I telling you this? I am sharing a not-so-secret, secret…. my heart broke a little when the ultrasound tech told us she was “75% sure […]

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