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Brynn Gutelius
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5 years
This week it will be 5 years since we lost our precious surprise baby.  In a way I can't believe it's been that long, in another way it feels like much longer.  Sadness can sometimes make a single day seem like a week.  And yet during those 5 years my life ...

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smack dab in the middle.
In just a few days, my firstborn will officially be a middle school kid.  I have not been handling this transition well, and in fact have literally made myself sick from the stress.  In all fairness, this has not been the only stressful thing on my plate re...

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I have commitment problems, obviously.  I took a nice long blogging break, didn't I.  I commit to people just fine...well...mostly.  I do keep meaning to see my two best friends from high school.  But really, I start stuff all the time, only to either get d...

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9
I have one more year with a child that is in the single digits.  NINE!!!  My baby turned 9 yesterday.  I really, truly, completely can not believe it.  I remember so vividly the days that seemed to DRAGGGGG on, and here we are at a place where time is flyin...

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11
My firstborn is about to be 11 years old.  Ahhhh. At 23 years old, we thought we would wait longer having children.  Kevin and I were both working full time and taking masters classes.   I was pregnant with Bailey but didn't know it when we wrote up a "5 ye...

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double duty
I actually wrote for over an hour, composing a blog post that is not even done.   I started to get overwhelmed with it, so I saved it and here I am going to write about something else entirely. Double duty meals. I was talking with a few girlfriends this we...

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things I write about
So basically this blog is about - motherhood.  all of it.  the good, the bad, the ugly and the funny. Bailey's Cystic Fibrosis and Taylor's SPD - their trials and their victories over these "special needs." my marriage. my faith. my weight. friendship. coup...

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facing fears
What are you scared of? I can list several things right off the top of my head.  Losing my children is #1, by far.  That really goes without saying.  Sometimes, my mind wanders, and the nightmares that I know other people have experienced in this life rende...

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resolution rehash
So we are almost 2 years into 2014 and for the first time EVER I actually stuck (so far) to a few of my resolutions!  Or goals, I should say.  I am excited about one in particular that I want to share with you!  But I'm getting ahead of myself. Basically, i...

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an apology that goes nowhere
Sorry friends.  I am really inconsistent with this blog.  I could promise to update more often, but like my desire to cut out carbs, that will probably not happen any time soon.  BUT I do hope life settles down for me in a few months - I have hope that it w...
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