Category Archives: Prairie Girl Dreams

A creative life is the best life

Three years ago I walked away. I’d been living this creative, colorful life for years and I closed the door with a little crack to let the light in. I love teaching 3rd graders and it is abundantly clear that … Continue reading

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Wondering if you’re still there? (Also…an amazing pilgrimage to Santa Fe)

Hello, from CrazyLand! My 3rd grade teaching position and current role as taxi driver of teens has kept me absolutely entrenched in my off-line life. I miss you all. ‘Thinking I might start up the MPG engine again. Are you … Continue reading

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New Life…New Blog

  So Lovelies…I’m understanding that we all go through different seasons in our lives. Of course, there are the usual ones (singlehood, marriage, family, retirement), but there are also seasons of the heart and what it wants. My heart tends to … Continue reading

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Airstream Thanksgiving

  We did something different for Thanksgiving this year. As in I-don’t-have-to-cook-let’s-get-the-heck-out-of-Dodge different. I loved it…really loved it. There’s something about hiding away in a small space out in the elements with all of the daily distractions left at home. In … Continue reading

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The perfect house

                        I continue to enjoy dreaming about simple structures to live in some day. It’s not that I don’t love my home (because I love it very much), but … Continue reading

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