On Laundry & Love Stories

By Posted in - General on April 29th, 2014 38 Comments

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 …

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On Vulnerability & Cats

By Posted in - General on April 16th, 2014 32 Comments

So I asked Twitter & Facebook friends for a blog topic that was non-boring, and the very first response was VULNERABILITY.

Done. Everyone, it seems, is talking about vulnerability right now, which is fantastic. I credit …

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Why I Love Thursday Nights

By Posted in - General on March 19th, 2014 46 Comments

 

You know I believe friendship is God’s greatest evidence of himself here on earth.  You know I believe everyone needs a home team: a go-to, show-up, middle of the night, come-in-without-knocking tribe …

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All the Things

By Posted in - General on January 16th, 2014 36 Comments

I know, I know. It’s January 16th. We’re well into a brand spanking new 2014, but I’m still catching up. Nothing about the end of December and the beginning of January went according to plan–although …

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Merry Christmas!

By Posted in - General on December 24th, 2013 11 Comments

Merry Merry Merry Christmas from our family to yours!

This year was a feast: full to bursting with moments and experiences and conversations that I’ll keep in my heart …

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Present Over Perfect

By Posted in - General on December 10th, 2013 19 Comments

This is a repost, because it’s that time again. The phrase I’m keeping with me through this season: PRESENT OVER PERFECT.

Here we are, Christmastime. T-15 days until the big day, and if …

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New Liturgy Giveaway Winners

By Posted in - General on December 9th, 2013 2 Comments

First, when you have a few minutes, please read through the comments–they’re amazing! So many stories of how people have experienced God’s presence and the places that have become holy ground along the way. Wow.

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Giveaway: Our Common Mug

By Posted in - General on November 19th, 2013 577 Comments

 

Thank you, thank you, thank you for all your comments about my last post, and for sharing it. It’s a topic I’m so passionate about, obviously, and it’s such an honor to talk about …

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Salade Lyonnaise

By Posted in - General on October 1st, 2013 11 Comments

It’s been just about one million years since I’ve posted a recipe, hasn’t it? I’m back, and we’re going big on this one: Salade Lyonnaise. Yuuuuuuum.

This is an all-time favorite, a French classic. I’m …

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Two

By Posted in - General on September 24th, 2013 21 Comments

Oh, dear heavens. In two days, our baby will be two years old.

A couple weeks from now, when Henry turns 7, I’ll tell you all about who he is these days, about his creativity …

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