Lauren Flake

Author: Lauren Flake

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

Cristina White-Jones TexasStrong Woman of the Month

Meet Cristina White-Jones: #TexasStrong Woman of the Month

I am pleased to introduce you to the first #TexasStrong Woman of the Month for 2017, Cristina White-Jones–an incredible mixed media artist and teacher, who happens to be my Buda neighbor. Meet Cristina White-Jones I met Cristina last summer when my young daughters began attending her fun and creative art classes at a local studio. Originally …

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dear daughter i want you to be strong not stubborn

Dear Daughter: I Want You to Be Strong, Not Stubborn

Last fall, I asked a few of my writer friends to share their letters to their daughters here on the blog. Their heartfelt and vulnerable words for their little (and grown-up) girls inspired and uplifted me as a mom, as a motherless daughter and as a believer. Today, I’m sharing my own message to my …

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