Commode To Joy

finding happy in the crappy

Encouragement

Easter Scramble

Less than three days to Easter. If you’re like me and started planning for it yesterday, congratulations on working ahead! Slow clap momma, slow clap. If you’re scrambling with fewer ideas than plastic eggs, feel free to borrow my solution. I’m resurrecting a childhood favorite: Scavenger hunts.

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Dream Doing

It’s deadline week for the Decatur Magazine, which means I’m elbow deep in word counts and writing styles, and I couldn’t be happier about it!Here’s a little something you might not know about me: I was a stay at home wife before I was a stay at home mom. That means I had loads of free time. The shopping/lunching stereotype didn’t suit me. Well okay, the lunching part did, but you can only eat for so long.

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Less Folly, More Jolly

20 days to Christmas.While my coffee brewed this morning, I caught a whiff, not of brewing beans, but of that clenched, shallow breath feeling. I was thinking of what’s left to be done this holiday season, like the shopping and figuring out when we’ll celebrate with family and ordering food and the school Christmas party AND program…

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