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Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken

The other day, I introduced my littles to one of my all time favorite movies- “Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken“. It’s based on a true story of a girl who pushes through adversity to tenaciously pursue her dream. Her determination to dive on horses in a thrill show during the Great Depression is inspiring and captivating. This is my last […]

Why This Friday is “Good”

I’m struggling to find the words to say for all of the emotions I am feeling on this Good Friday. The sacrifice Jesus made on the cross is hitting me in new ways this year. I read these words in Luke 23 and I want to weep. Pilate then called together the chief priests and the rulers and the people, and said […]

Tastes Like My Childhood

A few days ago, a friend of mine shared a recipe for Peanut Butter Eggs and it brought back so many memories for me. These homemade eggs are a Pennsylvania tradition, one that I realized I needed to pass along to my kids. But there’s a problem. I am terrible at anything related to candy making. Tempering chocolate is not […]

Friends and Allies

Friendship is one of the best gifts we are given in life. It’s also one of the trickiest of relationships to navigate. When I was a little girl, my family moved to a new place every couple of years. By the time I was eight years old, my family had lived in six different places. As a result, I learned […]

Spread Kindness

I was not going to write about this topic today. The kids and I went on a fantastic hike earlier and I was inspired to write about so many different topics. But then this happened. Our neighbors left a snow blower on the side of the road and a lady stopped to take it. My husband was watching her and […]