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Glowing with Girly Possibilities

Sitting on L’s bed last night, rubbing her shoulders, I got to take her in like breath. Long hair in a loose braid, strands falling out at every twist, little flower earrings, multiple bracelets around her wrist along with a … Continue reading

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A Quiet Celebration of Light

The solstice sun is sinking outside my bedroom window right now, a ball of light hovering just over the tops of the pinon trees. The world is here. We are here. My children are here and alive. It is the … Continue reading

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The Celebration Tree Enters the Home Stretch

After the holidays last year, my daughter asked that we leave our Christmas tree up all year long. She just couldn’t bear to let it go. Her big idea was that we (read: I) would decorate it for each holiday … Continue reading

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