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Erika Petrelli

I Wish...

So I’ve been thinking a lot lately about wishes. 

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A Lifetime of Firsts

Starting a new school year is sooo hard. It’s been fascinating to watch my kids go through the dynamics of relationship-building and relationship-changing and relationship-relating. And just,...

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It Happens Here

On Friday there was yet another school shooting, this time at a middle school. A teacher and a student were both shot by a young middle school boy. It would have been much worse if it weren’t for the...

Erika Petrelli


This is my kids’ last week of school before summer break begins. And for my daughter, a fourth grader, it’s her last week in elementary school—her last week in the school she’s attended since...

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The Hard and The Beautiful

One thing I now understand to be true. As you get older, life gets harder. Meaning, the hard stuff happens. And there is harder stuff to worry about. And there are hard decisions to make. The kind of...

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To Write or Not to Write

So I missed writing last week (again) because of a booked up week of west coast travels. I was about to miss today (again) because of a red-eye flight that got me in this morning, another training,...

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The Mirror

Have you ever looked in the mirror and thought some version of “Eck… you again.”


When It's NOT the Worst Thing

Happy Monday, Everyone. Our dear friend Ali had quite a night last night... a wings & whimsy night if I ever heard of one. So, today's post had to go to her, for a moment of reflection that all of us...

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Wonder-Full Joy


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My son Dylan just started first grade last week.   

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