One Year Down, So Many To Go

Today is the one-year anniversary of my diagnosis.  The past week was filled with anxiety approaching this day. Seeing memories pop up on Facebook, things I posted happily on Instagram and reminders of my pre-cancer life have been bittersweet. That girl is gone.  Knowing this day was coming up has been looming heavy on my […]

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What We Ate: Turkey Pasta Bake

Wow, it’s Tuesday but it feels like Monday and my brain is still scrambled from the time change. That being said, I’m keeping it really light and sharing a super yummy recipe I made a few weeks back. This is a spin on my favorite spaghetti sauce / baked pasta recipe. Kind of a goulash, […]

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Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde

How is it possible to love and loathe an age so much? Right now just might be the most confusing time in my parenting journey to date. Who else feels this way?

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Dane’s 18 Month Update

Happy Friday! It’s been a quick week over here – and I’m thankful for our quiet weekend coming up. The house could use a good cleaning, and I’m still not completely unpacked from Fargo, oops! I’ve got some really fun stuff in the works that I’ll tell you more about when it’s finalized but I’m […]

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What We Ate: Sisters Edition

My sister recently moved to my city, and can I just take a second to say how happy it makes me? Marie and I have been close from the beginning – we even shared a room until I was 18 and off to college! There have been ups and downs, but through it all we’ve […]

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Just Like That, We Have a One Year Old

So here we go… Dane turned one yesterday! He entered the world at 5:38 am and weighed 7 pounds 4 ounces. He was 20 inches long and perfect. My heart melted the minute I held him in my arms and I was instantly in love. Labor wasn’t easy, but it’s crazy to think back on […]

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