Day 12 – To Start a Day Without Regret

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For some reason I thought it would be a great idea to watch both Bridget Jones’s Diary movies back to back today, and in the process of that, I fell in love with Colin Firth. Or maybe Mark Darcy, but either way, whether it be Colin Firth the actor or Mark Darcy the perfectly boring and adorable human rights lawyer, … Read More

Life Skills

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“Perhaps when we find ourselves wanting everything, it is because we are dangerously close to wanting nothing.”― Sylvia Plath This week has been all about goals. Last Friday in group we filled out index cards with three goals that we wanted to complete in the coming week. Today, when it got to be my turn to talk about my goals, … Read More

Life Skills

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“Perhaps when we find ourselves wanting everything, it is because we are dangerously close to wanting nothing.” ― Sylvia Plath This week has been all about goals. Last Friday in group we filled out index cards with three goals that we wanted to complete in the coming week. Today, when it got to be my turn to talk about my … Read More

Grace in Small Things Sunday #1

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1.  That I get to share motherhood with one of my best friends in the world now that Sofia Maria has finally arrived. 2.  We’re two days away from Elise’s seventh birthday, meaning I’ve succeeded in keeping a child alive for almost a decade. WOOT! 3.  That I know on Christmas/Elise’s birthday, she will be thrilled with the things she … Read More

All I can do is rise.

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I was so scared about starting group this past Monday that I walked in trembling, tears barely falling from my eyes. I walked in ten  minutes early but the big group room was already mostly full and I took a chair near the door, and a few people looked my way and smiled knowingly, I could tell that every one … Read More