Tag: Mama

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Not Right Now

I’ve always wanted to write. From the early days of staying up all night reading Nancy Drew or Little House on the Prairie by flashlight under my sheets, to the first few months of college when I changed my major to English after just one political science class. I think deep down […]

Life on the Farm

Life on the Farm: Vol. 10

  Life on the Farm these days is full of contradictions. Our days feel slow, but busy. I can’t believe it’s almost Christmas and yet it felt like forever getting here. I’m mourning the fact that my baby is turning one at the close of the month, but also so excited […]

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Inspiring Mamas

A friend asked me about my mothering philosophy yesterday. I instantly felt kind of bashful, because good grief! I’ve only been at this for a few months now, I don’t really know what the heck I’m doing! But as I thought about her question last night and this morning, I realized that […]

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Essential Oils: Wellness

  HEALTH. I have to admit, using oils for health purposes was where I felt the most skeptical when I jumped on this bandwagon. Natural cleaning products, sure. Homemade beauty remedies, great. But using oils to combat germs and ward off sickness? Please. I didn’t think there was a whole […]

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Motherhood: A Manifesto

About this time last year we had just found out I was pregnant. We went on a hike with Taylor’s family for Mother’s Day and the whole time I just kept thinking about being a mama and all of the things I wanted for myself and for the baby. I […]