Author Archive | Emily B.

How One Word Changed My Life

How One Word Changed My Life

Choosing a word for the year isn’t some mystical process. Think about your life and what you’d like to be different. What are the things coming up in your year and what outcomes would you like? Take time to write down your hopes and dreams for your family. You’ll see a theme emerge, I’m almost […]

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The Uniqueness of Grief

Over the past year, our family has been hit with an inordinate amount of grief and death. It began with a call that my grandmother on my dad's side had passed away in Michigan. From there, the next few months were filled with sadness and death. We lost all three of my husband's grandparents that [...]
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four generations of women

My Mom, My Best Friend

I know I went through the usual teenage angst and rebellion, but even then, I cannot remember a time when my mom wasn’t my best friend. My mom is hilarious, passionate, creative, smart, and so much more. She loves her kids selflessly, loves her family without reservation, and still manages to find time to volunteer […]

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