vital records

vital records

Recently, we realized we had lost three birth certificates somehow. I am absolutely almost forty seven percent positive that they are somewhere in the house, but I knew for sure they wouldn’t turn up until I got new ones, so I embarked on a journey to the Bureau...

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eight years

eight years

It’s been eight years since Joy died. Most of the time it feels like it happened last week, or a few days ago…and sometimes it seems like it was another life, a watercolor in abstract. So, this year I have been trying to get it together again. Every year I...

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Homeschool Support

Need help? A shoulder to cry on? A place to feel like you’re not the only one? This is the place.

Meet Misty

The not so crafty Mormon mommy is also an opinionated sassy pants. And happy to meet you!

Mom Support

Motherhood. The last bastion of the renaissance woman. You’re not alone in one of the best jobs on the planet.

we can do this.

When I lost my daughter and I almost died and I came back to life and I tried to find my place–I wrote. And I threw the words Out There–and they came back to me, in the echoes of hundreds and thousands of women who have given me strength and walked with me and cried with me and helped me find my way. So, I keep writing. I didn’t just find myself when I wrote. I found sisters. Friends. Angels. And you.

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