Angie Mitchell

Angie Mitchell
Angie is a first generation Mexican-American from L.A. now embracing the slower rhythms of the Midwest. She is an alumna of DePauw University and California State University, Dominguez Hills. She resides in St. Charles, Missouri, with her husband Milton Mitchell, and her two children, Lea, 19, and Benji, 16. Angie is settling into a new season in motherhood and enjoys exploring our great city!

Life Will Ask A Lot of You

I am finishing a glass of wine, about to have a second, decompressing after a long day at work. I am thinking and feeling lots of things.  I ask myself, How is it possible...
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Seasons of Motherhood: College

As we get ready to send our kids back to school, we are resharing our Seasons of Motherhood: College post with you!     In life, there’s a season for everything, including motherhood. Just like winter transitions...

The Art of Rest

We teach, model, and impart many things on our children. Sometimes intentionally, and other times, unintentionally. Nevertheless, on a daily basis, our children watch us and begin to form and develop ideas about what...

Have You Asked Lately?

Have You Asked Lately?   Have you asked your children lately? “How are you?” “What do you need?” “What do you want more or less of?” “How can I help?”   Check-ins with our babies are essential, especially as they get older. ...
a man leaning in, smiling at his wife, who is also smiling

From This Day Forward

From this day forward … Words exchanged. Promises made. Once upon a time, hopeful and desirous of a happy and seamless marriage. Perhaps initially naive about the pressures that would hover over the marriage. Maybe a little...
a daisy bud transforming into a bloom as a symbol of the seasons of life

Seasons Come + Go

What season of life do you find yourself in?    The days are long, and the years are short. This could not ring more true in this season as I quickly approach forty-five. With another birthday staring...