Awe and Wonder

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“The truth is, time spent thinking about what if? is time wasted. Today I choose to focus on what is. Today is a new day with joy waiting to be discovered. Today is a new day with mercies to be uncovered.” For the month of December I vowed to blog once a week about […]

My Blue Sky {A Thanksgiving Wish}

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“You’re my blue sky…you’re my sunny day.” -Allman Brothers Band This week I received the best pair of pants from The They were 50% off, and I couldn’t stop saying out loud: these pants are amazing. The thickness. The length. The cut. The waistline.   I couldn’t have dreamt of a better pair. These were […]

Go the Distance

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  “Be yourself no matter what they say…” -Sting One of my favorite stories, of living with one of my most favorite people, in one of my most favorite places (breath); was living in Brooklyn with Karin Marie and having her one of a kind nature alarm clock serenading us in the background. I never quite knew […]

Race It Out

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“I belong anywhere but in between” -Counting Crows The hardest parts of an open lake swim is how small you feel and dark it is as you broach the merky water. From the shore it’s not too bad but as soon as you submerge, the low, waterline, the dark, distance begins to set in. The buoys […]

Beauty Bash

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You are treasured. You are sacred. You are His. You’re beautiful. In His eyes. – MercyMe Tis the season for lots of spring dances; 8th grade farewell, prom, graduation, and celebrations around every corner. The planning, anticipation and arrangements that make for such a memorable event gives plenty of time to paint that perfecto picture and […]