SURVIVING IN SEVEN ITEMS OF CLOTHING (1 WEEK)

Well, three crazy friends and I embarked on a difficult challenge last week. This was a challenge called SEVEN and posed by the ever hilarious Jen Hatmaker. I read her book, “Seven: an experimental mutiny against excess” years ago and recently borrowed it again from a friend. Hilarious. Convicting. Stuff. The seven challenge is one […]

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ON MEXICO, LOVING LIFE, AND NO MAS INSTA

“Hola!” I said yesterday to the stewardess when I entered the airplane to come home from a glorious trip to Cancun. Then I realized she spoke English, and it made me a little sad that I was leaving paradisio … err, Paradise. But actually just a teensy bit sad. This year was different from last […]

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NaBloWriMo — What in the heck does that mean?

In the writing world, November is National Novel Writing Month, AKA NaNoWriMo. The goal is to write 80K plus words over the course of the month, starting and finishing a book by writing every single day. The blogger world got crafty and said hey, we want in on this madness! So they stole the name […]

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A FAMILY TELEVISION FAST: WATCH OUT

What is happening?!?!?! We’re T-2 days out from pulling a gigantic rug out from under our kids. Well, let’s just be honest. It’ll be a big rug pulled out from under us too. We are getting rid of our TV.* Now before you run away feeling like you need to justify why you are keeping […]

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