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cutest crocheted coverup here! I turned 30 on the 14th. This is weird since I am definitely no older than 17, but that is neither here nor there. I view birthdays as my personal New Year’s Day. Starting fresh, starting over where needed, adding and taking away. I love it. I’ve spent a LOT of […]

What I'm Learning


Never Saw Me Coming by Vera Kurian I typically do not like thrillers that use things like mental illness or psychopathy as a plot line, however, this author is a psychologist, which made it not only accurate, but insanely interesting to me. This was a slow burn with a creepy build up that I loooooved. There […]

Book Reviews

My First 11 Books of 2022 (And Whether or Not You Should Read Them)

Jack,  Happy sixth birthday (over a month late, because, life) my little love.  I say this every year, but you are absolutely everything. You are everything good in this world. You are everything right. I have no freaking idea what I did to get lucky enough for you to be mine, but I will spend […]

Mom Life

Letters to Jack: SIX.

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