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What Happens When All The Props Get Pulled Out From Under Us

Almost no one knows this about me but when I was a young girl I lived life in my own imagination much of time. I was always pretend playing something or the other. I was usually by myself, ohhhh but not in my head. In my head there were crowds of people watching to see… Continue reading What Happens When All The Props Get Pulled Out From Under Us

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Sickness & Anxiety {Nothing Is Wasted}

Once upon a time there was a young girl with long, flowing blonde hair and blue green eyes. She was her daddy’s pride and the oldest of six siblings. She spend much of her life leading, doing, setting the example, being the strong one – so much of her life creating and accomplishing, stuffing and… Continue reading Sickness & Anxiety {Nothing Is Wasted}

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The High Cost of Getting Stuck In The Past

Last week I wrote a very raw post on feeling lost, loneliness, and missing the comfort of home. What I am about to say will make even more sense if you have read it, so feel free to find it here.  Have you ever heard anyone say, “Ah yes. Those were the good ole’ days”… Continue reading The High Cost of Getting Stuck In The Past

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For When You Feel Lost {Freeing Us To Admit It}

This is not exactly my normal type of post in which I write on a topic and offer a solution, but more of a post in which maybe you will find some personal truth here, and maybe you will not relate at all. Still, it is my truth. One that has been extremely difficult for… Continue reading For When You Feel Lost {Freeing Us To Admit It}

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Why There Will Be Days We Want To Hide Away

Confession time. I’ve noticed that when I’m not at my best, I tend to hide away. Those are the days and weeks that I delete social media from my phone, stop returning calls and texts, and disappear from the world a little – silencing my voice and sinking back into the shadows where no one… Continue reading Why There Will Be Days We Want To Hide Away