Write From Karen

Blog URL:http://writefromkaren.com
Blog Tags:Writer, writing, love, relationship, communciation, mom, parent, fiction, marriage
Country:United States
State/Province:Missouri
Location:Springfield

Write From Karen contains snippets of her life, her (sometimes strong) opinions, her writing and (hopefully) useful information about religion and relationships. WFK is at once about nothing and everything.



Latest Blog Posts



Just Breathe

on Jan 5, 2018

Today is the reason I’ve gone ahead and planned our next vacation in April. The nurse that I work with now is on maternity leave, which leaves me, myself and I pulling up the slack. That’s okay, I can handle it, she’s only going to...

I feel like we’ve done something right in the parenting department when it comes to money matters. I feel like our boys are frugal with their money and Blake is downright cheap. In fact, he’s so cheap, he won’t even buy himself food...

Wrapping up the Holidays

on Jan 1, 2018 in: Life

I received nothing for Christmas. Not one gift. Kevin and I haven’t exchanged Christmas gifts in quite some time.  I’m perfectly fine with this, it’s just … odd, I guess. I mean, when you have to sit and think really hard for...

Food, football, and…oppression. That’s what Thanksgiving has come to mean to many Americans. Back in 2007, Seattle public school officials made national news by describing the holiday as a “time of mourning” and a “bitter reminder of 500 ye...

Life Update

on Nov 19, 2017 in: Life

Hey. How are you? Do not adjust your monitor. Your eyes are not playing tricks on you. It’s me. I’m writing. And I actually hit publish this time. Go buy a lottery ticket. (No, don’t buy a lottery ticket, it’s a scam) So hi. I...

Encore, Encore!

on Mar 15, 2017 in: Life

Let’s talk about something non-work related … I bought a new car! It’s a 2017 Buick Encore in a pretty blue color. I never pictured myself with a blue car but when I saw this one, it just spoke to me. Side note: Who thinks this look...

Gone at Last

on Mar 13, 2017

Where to start … Work has consumed me. There have been so many changes this past year – it has at once flown by and yet it feels like time has stood still. And by that I mean, it’s the same day-in-and-day-out. The type of work I do...