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it’s my favorite time of year again.  the most wonderful time. advent.  the waiting. i’m loving this jesse tree celebration we’re going through as a family this year.  it’s blowing the dust off the waiting.  i love how Ann Voskamp … Continue reading

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ish wish dish

i tap my fingers a lot. i wish i had a piano. that is all.

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i started a raw food (read: gentle) detox this week.  i read all about how ‘transformative’, ‘energizing’, eye-opening, addiction-breaking, fabulous, slimming, beautifying it is.  blah, blah, blah.  i hate hype. i want to learn how to eat better.  how to … Continue reading

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mornings like this inspire me…crystal clear azure sky, lime-green new leaves, warm on the cement, cool in the shady grass, the minis poking around the yard, me poking around the garden, every bird seems to sing, traffic hums in the distance.  … Continue reading

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new mercies

It’s often in these early-morning hours, when there’s light before the sun, that I’m overwhelmed with gratitude for my little family, my little life.  So in love with the minis God’s given us, supremely grateful for my husband, embracing this … Continue reading

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it’s st. patrick’s day.  the obligatory corned beef will be in the oven soon.  i’ve made soda bread every year, but i finally got honest with myself and admitted i don’t really like it.  think i will make this bread … Continue reading

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sort it out

While i try to organize my thoughts enough to blog again – and write anything over 140 characters – please enjoy the visual fruit of a recent thursday night organizing binge: Eye candy for the perfectionist/OCD sufferer/Martha Stewart.  I’ve been … Continue reading

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