The Daily Cuppa
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The Daily Cuppa

Midwestern weather teaches you to be flexible and grateful.

American Robin’s nest with four bright blue eggs nestled in a bush with pink flowers.
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You can don a fleece hoodie at 8 a.m. and need to shed it for a tank top by noon.

You learn to keep gloves and sunscreen in your car at all times…you could need both in the same day.

Like my mom says…it all comes down to layers, layers, layers.

Overnight, naked brown branches jewel themselves in creamy white and pale pink blossoms. Baby box turtles…

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Adrienne Parkhurst

Adrienne Parkhurst

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Mom. Wife. Writer. Editor. Healthcare Freelance Writer. Lifetime Learner. Flawed Leader. Sharing my life lessons through personal essays and memoirs.