Author Archives: ambrwaves

About ambrwaves

I'm a mom of four young kiddos, and basically I just figure things out as I go.

Out of the mouths of babes

Just wanted to record some kid talk: Jovie doesn’t say “because,” she says “puz.” Keller still uses the “w” sound instead of “r.”  So “twouble” and “bweakfast.” Today was the first time Jovie has asked me, “Why?”

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Judging

I’ve been realizing that a large portion of my anxiety stems from my fear of being judged, and then rejected.  On a deep and instinctual level, I believe that if people see (for example) that my kids have messy hair, … Continue reading

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Photo trip

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Complicated

The fridge and pantry were sparse, Keller was asking daily when we would “go to the store,” and I knew that it was time to (giant sigh) plan dinners.  It sounds like such a simple job: get food to feed … Continue reading

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Lost that Lovin’ Feelin’

As a reviewer for the Utah Theatre Bloggers, I attended the impressive production of Big River at Hale Center Theatre Orem.  Ben and I had a great evening in Provo/Orem: eating out, talking and laughing.  Sitting down to write up … Continue reading

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