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Rabbit Rabbit

  It must be a Midwest thing, specifically a Cincinnati thing, because outside of my husband and Sarah Jessica Parker, I've never heard the tale of 'Rabbit Rabbit'. I'm sure there's a whole sorted tale, but my husband convinced our boys they had to say it as their first words to have good luck for… Continue reading Rabbit Rabbit

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Writing Challenge

100 Word Wednesday: Week 53

Photo by Ivana Cajina Thank you for joining our awesome writing community who challenges themselves weekly as we weave together our 100 words! What 100 words would you give this image?Interested in joining us? Check out the guidelines below and ping back to be included in the Writing Wind-up! Let the writing begin! How to… Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 53

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100 Word Wednesday: Week 46

Image Credit: Mert Guller Thank you for joining our awesome writing community who challenges themselves weekly as we weave together our 100 words! What 100 words would you give this image?Interested in joining us? Check out the guidelines below and ping back to be included in the Writing Wind-up! Let the writing begin! How to… Continue reading 100 Word Wednesday: Week 46

100 Word Wednesday · Bikurgurl · Writing

Dishes Don’t Matter

Image Credit:  Brooke Lark “Don’t worry, leave the dishes. I want to show you something.” “Oh, it won’t take a minute – let me just get these in the water,” “But mom, I was hoping we could look at these pictures together.” “Why don’t you guys go on ahead and go. You’ve got so many… Continue reading Dishes Don’t Matter

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Let’s Talk Turkey

Let's talk Turkey! We not only talk about gratitude, traditions, and history, but also lies proliferated by the White Man and the impact these have on our existence. My young men have to understand the mistakes other white men have made and be empathetic to the struggles of all of us who are not born… Continue reading Let’s Talk Turkey

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Family First!

{affiliate links – thank you for supporting my voracious book-reading, planner supply, travel budget — at no extra cost to you — Thank you!} I often write about, or tag my posts, as Family First! But what this means to me and my family is we put the needs of our whole family and needs… Continue reading Family First!

Bikurgurl · Grace and Space · Space and Grace

Grace and Space through Celebrations

As the holiday season approaches, I am filled with satisfaction of our family rituals. Set in place through years of trials and triumphs, we honor the days, the holidays, the family-togetherness which we've come to expect in the everyday as well as the extraordinary. I am reminded of our search for minimalism in a very… Continue reading Grace and Space through Celebrations