Category Archives: Personal

My List of What Is

I remember the excitement I felt as a kid when a piece of mail would show up in the black box that sat at the end of our windy driveway. I would pull the metal flap down in great anticipation that maybe, just maybe, one piece would be addressed to “Miss Amy Leyrer.” It didn’t […]

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A Blanket of Peace

Two weeks ago I was full of nerves and excited anticipation, along with bouts of nausea, extreme fatigue and growth in my middle. For my body knew what my head still hadn’t fully wrapped itself around… I was pregnant. Expecting, a little life-form growing inside of me. We have two beautiful, healthy and thriving little […]

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Why My October is Forever Changed…

October is breast cancer awareness month. It is a month dedicated to all things pink, to bring awareness to the most common diagnosed type of cancer in women. It is a month where it is encouraged for even the most manly men to wear pink and acceptance of everything boobies. Am I close? Let me […]

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Monkey is Four!! . the video

And now for the video… Happy Birthday my little race car driving monkey. I love you! The last 4-5 minutes is an interview with a four year old. Please don’t feel like you have to watch it all. The first part is the highlight

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Monkey is Four!! . Jay’s Birthday

Say it isn’t so! My baby is four today. Four years ago I was experiencing my first hours of motherhood and was blown away at how much I could love someone that I just met. He hadn’t sent me flowers, sweeped me off my feet, romanced me. Nope. This little guy had done absolutely nothing […]

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