How I started Writing Fiction

How I started Writing Fiction

I get asked all the time how long I’ve been writing stories. My earliest memory is 2nd grade and throughout grade school and junior high I wrote stuff all the time. Then my priorities shifted and over the next many years I didn’t write, I just thought about it all the time. It never stopped […]

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Wedding, Workout, and Weight loss Wednesday

Wedding, Workout, and Weight loss Wednesday

The wedding venue is one the elements in planning a wedding that usually is done way in advance. That is if your location is an in-demand wedding spot. If it’s in your parents, backyard maybe not so much. When we got engaged, we decided early on to have the wedding in Wisconsin even though we […]

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5 Tips to Beat Blog Burnout

5 Tips to Beat Blog Burnout

I’ve been blogging since 2008, which honestly is hard to believe. It doesn’t seem like 8 years has passed since I started this journey. Though by the number of old websites Matt (my soon to be husband and web developer) has in his “way back” machine it would look more like 16 years have gone […]

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Organize and Beautify

Organize and Beautify

I recently made my family watch The Minimalists – Ted Talks on You Tube.   to try and get them to understand we don’t need things to make us happy. Things like a drawing made when they were 3 or the toys from Happy Meals circa 2009. Since our kids are 9, 12, and 14 […]

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