hayleynwestwood

I'm a wife, daughter, sister, aunt and friend who loves reading, writing, singing, family, friends and living life one day at a time!

To Oklahoma, With Love

I launched my blog six years ago today. I’d been considering it for a while, but was struggling with what I would write about and why it mattered. And then the tornadoes struck, and I couldn’t stop myself from writing. My first post, “My Heavy Oklahoma Heart,” was written in the aftermath of the Moore […]

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Resist the Usual

I recently paid a visit to my local library for the first time since we moved into our new home. It’s just down the street and is perfectly quaint and serene, tucked away at the foot of the mountains. It’s pretty dreamy, but then again, I think every library is dreamy. I spent a couple […]

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Life

Most days are average.To and fro, we go to work, do chores. Daily grind, the hustle and bustle. Some days are magic.Travel, laughter, sightseeing.Making unforgettable memories. Some days are tragic.Fights and frustrations.Sadness, despair, anger. So make the most of the average days.Ignite more magic whenever you can.Survive the obstacles and fight your way back.   […]

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Me vs. Freddy Krueger

My cluster headaches are back. I’ve shared about this some on social media, but for those who only follow the blog, here’s a little more insight to cluster headaches from my last cluster period a couple years ago. I feel like such a whiner/attention seeker when I share about my cluster headaches, but then again […]

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