Midwestern Mom's Musings

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Was It Really That Important?

[I’ve given myself some time to process my thoughts about horrible accident that happened last week. My initial reaction was quite strong and could have been hurtful to some. I … Continue reading

January 29, 2018 · 1 Comment

Monday Musings: Get Out of the Way

I recently heard a prayer that in which the author asked God to remove the blockages that prevented him from opening his heart completely to letting God guide his life. … Continue reading

January 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Monday Musings: Keep Moving Forward

  I had something already to post today and then I saw this quote. It’s one of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s more famous quotes, but I had forgotten it. … Continue reading

January 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

Monday Musings: Walk and Talk…and Learn

One of the joys in my life is my annual walk with my brother. We started this tradition a few years ago. He and his family live near a beautiful … Continue reading

January 8, 2018 · 2 Comments

Monday Musings: Entering 2018

I’m entering 2018 a different person than I was entering 2017, and certainly compared to the me who was entering 2016. One of the key reasons is because I decided … Continue reading

January 1, 2018 · 2 Comments

Ending 2017 & Recommitting to Myself

A friend recently commented that she is looking at recommitting herself to living better after an accident that could have ended her life, but only resulted in some body damage … Continue reading

December 31, 2017 · 2 Comments

Migraines Suck

(Sorry for the blunt title, but that’s the nicest way I can put it.) June is Migraine Awareness Month. If you have never experienced a migraine, I’m very happy for … Continue reading

June 11, 2016 · Leave a comment