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Reunion

On the one year anniversary of our move to Albuquerque, I spent the weekend at my parents’ to attend my high school reunion. After my mom picked me up from the airport, we talked so continuously┬áthrough dinner that my voice … Continue reading

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Kinder Than Is Necessary

My 7 year-old Ethan and I just finished Wonder by R.J. Palacio last night. I mentioned the book in an earlier post when we had just started reading it. Having finished it, I can still say that I highly recommend … Continue reading

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Hair is Serious Business

This week I got my hair cut. No big deal, you may think, but then you’d be on drugs because YES, IT IS! When I lived in St. Louis, I went to the same stylist for several years: Ikbal. She … Continue reading

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Pollyanna Vs. Eeyore

First off I have to thank everyone for reminding us that we are incredibly blessed with great community. Your emails, calls, comments, texts, check-in’s, prayers, offers, listening ears, empathetic hearts, truth-telling words, quotes of scripture, hugs, and provision of alcohol … Continue reading

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The Ugly Truth

If I say I/we am/are fine, I’m a big fat liar. The truth is that we are not. Mike is sick. He is suffering. He continues to feel worse physically week to week. We still do not know what exactly … Continue reading

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