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Life Is Real, The Struggles Are Too

Just throwing some real life out there.... So all before 7:45am I have the cleanest smelling house in my community. I managed to discover my hot water heater is leaking right after I opened up a fresh new bottle of bleach. As I discovered some wet stuff on some things in my laundry room, I… Continue reading Life Is Real, The Struggles Are Too

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The Battle of Courage

Journaling JourneyIt is Friday night again and we are sitting here together as Kiddo does another week of IgG Infusions. This is not the best way for her to spend her Friday night, as most college students her age are out having fun, but doing it tonight is proving to be so much better for… Continue reading The Battle of Courage

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The Real of Holiday Survival

I am going to reveal the “reality” of my not so perfect holiday season with the hope if your holiday season was not all you wanted it to be, that this will encouraged you to know you are not the only one who struggled to get through a less than perfect Christmas season. "Revelation and… Continue reading The Real of Holiday Survival

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Christmas Real Vs. Perfect

Christmas baking in my house… I have how much time??? With “x” amount of time, what can I get done? Oh wait, I need to run out the door? Ok, I can do this because last batch of cookies cake out of oven, but counter is a train wreck. What do I do about this… Continue reading Christmas Real Vs. Perfect

Christmas, Discouraged, HL&E Designs, Holiday, Home, Humor, Image, Inspiration, Journey, Laughter, Life, Motivation, Stress

The Black Hole of Christmas

Finding Christmas Humor @Home Life & Encouragement Finding Christmas Humor Amongst the Caos I just had to close out my day with a little Christmas humor. This "Black Hole of Christmas", my loving daughter named it, is what my future Christmas projects will look like eventually for my business @HL&E Designs.  I sat down tonight to… Continue reading The Black Hole of Christmas

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Believe In Yourself Today

Today, I want to encourage you to, "Believe in yourself." This simple phrase has kept coming back to me since this past weekend, and the time has come to share it with you as well. Do you find you struggle with... Thoughts of self-doubt? Lack of self-confidence? Lack of trust for others? Believe lies you… Continue reading Believe In Yourself Today

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The Rawness of Life

Update I am sorry it has been several days since I last posted. There has been more than "a lot" going on in my family. I have been trying to nurse my dog back to health from his foot surgery. He is doing very well and I received the wonderful news that my baby boy… Continue reading The Rawness of Life

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Finding Sunshine Through Rainclouds

  I am trying to write down words which are lost. I am trying to flush out the scattered thoughts for the wise and logical thoughts. I am trying to smile when I only want to cry. I am trying to move forward when my body was to seize to a paralyzed state. I am trying… Continue reading Finding Sunshine Through Rainclouds

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The Difficulty of Random Thoughts

This month has been a very busy one because we have been trying to get our home business off the ground and it has been a lot of work. I am hoping to cross the tide between what needs to be done, what has to be done, and what comes next. We have thankfully got… Continue reading The Difficulty of Random Thoughts