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What’s Your RESPONSEability? [#TheFlyingMom]

“It sounds like you have a lot going on as a single parent, why would you want to do this?” I leaned in towards the foster care caseworker and three simple words came out of my mouth “because I can”. This road to becoming a licensed foster care mama (to adopt) has been a very […]

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You Have What You Need [#TheFlyingMom]

Have you ever traveled with only the clothes on your back? This past holiday season I was given the gift to actually live with a belief I’ve embraced but never lived by truly traveling with what you have & are wearing right now. From a very young age I have gravitated towards inspirational/motivational books, self […]

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Souls On Board [#TheFlyingMom]

In a little over a month, I will turn 39. What has never ceased to amaze me is how I can continually be surprised by the circular path that healing and grief bring in life. There were three small simple words that I have been chasing my whole life. No, they weren’t “I love you”… […]

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Stepping On The Ball [#TheFlyingMom]

I am not really sure if I consider myself a writer, other than I like to put my words to paper. There’s something romantic and perfect about it. As if my pen was meant to touch that paper and speak the narrative that exists inside of me. Sharing what is inside of me, while freeing […]

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Taking The High Road- A Lesson From An 8-Year-Old Boy

I had a blog written up ready to go when life happened and the mama bear came out. We’ve had issues with my sons teacher this whole year. A teacher who has over stepped over boundaries stating false reasons a child would be held back from continuing to third grade, and making recommendations to parents […]

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Why I Fly [#TheFlyingMom]

It’s said that every great adventure begins with a single step. The longer I have walked on the face of this earth there is an awareness that every step is the adventure. The more steps I’ve taken the more awareness I have of things I wish I would have done differently and those that I do […]

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Keep Your Eyes On The Road [#TheFlyingMom no. 7]

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” Mark Twain At different times in my life, that quote from Mark Twain, has meant so much to me. Sometimes it is said with great enthusiasm, sometimes weak or silently in my mind, the inflection in tone can represent so many different seasons in life. I’ve always […]