I’m Joy, and this is my blog. I am a 30-something wife, mom, friend, and neighbor. I have always loved to write, and I created this space to encourage me to do so, more often.

My goals here are:

  • engaging as a citizen in my hometown;
  • connecting with my neighbors;
  • sharing what I’ve learned about motherhood so far; and,
  • learning from others who take part in this creative space about any of the items above — or anything else

You might find something interesting here if you like adventures around small cities in the Midwest, thoughts on parenting in 2022, DIY home renovations on 100-year-old houses, and cold brew recommendations.

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