Hello & so much love from the lake–we’re only here for a few more days, but we’re soaking it up like crazy: boat rides instead of bedtimes, peaches and blueberries from the Farmer’s Market…okay, …Read More →
Posts in the Category: General
Hi pals! We’ve got some really fun, really big news that we’ve been wanting to share for a long time.
NO, I’M NOT PREGNANT.
In 2016, some of my all-time favorite women are gathering together for …Read More →
“She’s the new Beth Moore.”
“She’s a female Donald Miller.”
“He’s a young Dallas Willard.”
“She’s the next Anne Lamott.”
I get it, what people are saying when they say …Read More →
Hi, pals! It’s been ages. It’s almost like I went out of the country, launched a book, did one million radio interviews, spring-breaked with Aaron and the boys, and then last minute flew away …Read More →
It’s been a whirlwind of a week around here, and we’re so very grateful—grateful for every single one of you who bought Savor, who posted a photo, who wrote a review: thank …Read More →
Last week in Phoenix I ran into a friend I haven’t seen for years. He influenced me very deeply in all sorts of ways in one particular season of life, and then there he …Read More →
Good morning! Just a super-quick post to tell you something fun: Savor doesn’t come out until March, but my publisher slipped me two copies to share with you today! All you have to do …Read More →
I want to introduce you to my friend, Margaret Feinberg, if you haven’t met her yet. We share a love for killer Mexican food, red wine, dark chocolate, and words. …Read More →
Merry (almost) Christmas! We’ve been getting so many messages lately, telling us that you want to give Savor as a Christmas gift–why on earth won’t it be available till March?!?
Well, we can’t print those …Read More →
I’m feeling extra-festive this morning: after teaching the last three weekends at three of my favorite churches–Willow, Ecclesia and Mars Hill–I’m home & cozy, snuggling with the boys, watching the snow, …Read More →
You know, of course, that I’m trying to learn a new rhythm of living, that I’ve been inching my way into it for two years, that I’m writing a book about that fumbling process.
Let …Read More →
Oh, heavens, how long has it been since I’ve posted a recipe? I’ve been working on lots of new recipes, but they’re mostly for Savor–it has more than 20 recipes in it. And the …Read More →
As I’ve said before, I’m so not anti-technology—I love Instagram, & so much of my job involves the lovely wild odd world of the internet. At the same time, I’ve been having lots of conversations lately …Read More →
Let’s be real with ourselves: I’ll never get my act together enough to really do a full-on FAQ section, like a grown-up blogger. But in the spirit of Voltaire, and perfect being the …Read More →
It’s book season, pals. SO MANY great books out this month, in addition to my dad’s, of course–thanks so very much to all of you who participated in the giveaway. Your comments were …Read More →
Congratulations to these twenty lucky people! The publishing team will send you an email soon to get your mailing address & then your book will be on its way…
1. Nancy Smith
2. Rhonda Roberts
3. Maggie Broderick
My dad’s newest book Simplify comes out today, & I’m thrilled to give away TWENTY copies this week!
To win a copy, just leave a comment with one area of your life that you’d …Read More →
We came back to a fair amount of chaos—new floors, which are lovely, but …Read More →
Monday night I returned from London, and our long weekend there was all things good: great time at a church I think the world of, rich memory-making with my dear friend Emily, and all …Read More →
In the spirit of Father’s Day, this is what I want to say about dads: they’re not dumb. And I get a little protective and mad when we joke about that. When we perpetuate …Read More →
When I speak at a college, no matter the topic they give me, I start the same way: Thank you for having me. You are significant with or without a significant other.
I say it every …Read More →
Lately I’ve been speaking quite often on the topics of calling and passion, specifically as those topics relate to marriage and parenting and family—what it looks like to build space into a marriage and a …Read More →
If I have learned anything at all this year, it’s that marriages never get better on accident, and they never get better on leftovers.
I chatted with a new friend in Nashville last week. She …Read More →