Lauren Flake

Author: Lauren Flake

Wife, Alzheimer's daughter, and mom to two beautiful little girls in Austin, Texas

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Meet Kadi Stunz: #TexasStrong Woman of the Month

April’s lovely, fierce and talented #TexasStrong Woman of the Month is wife, photographer and mental health warrior Kadi Stunz. Meet Kadi Stunz Originally from Lubbock, Kadi currently lives in McKinney with her husband Jakeb. She is the owner of Kadi Dawn Photography and founder of Of Lions & Lace, a faith-based community for women struggling with anxiety and …

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How I Launched My #SweetGrandmaBook (& A Giveaway)

Tomorrow marks one whole year since we held the launch party for my debut children’s book, Where Did My Sweet Grandma Go?: A Preschooler’s Guide to Losing a Loved One! We had so much fun celebrating the release of this #SweetGrandmaBook that guides little ones and their families into meaningful conversations about legacy, grief and eternal love, …

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The Reality Behind Love of Dixie: Journaling Alzheimer’s

I’m in the process of moving my blog from over to my professional author site at While this may not seem like a big deal, going back through 8 years of old posts has proven to be a somewhat painful and emotionally draining process for me. The reality behind Love of Dixie You see, …

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