5 things for 5 years: Manners

We celebrated our anniversary this July. I can hardly believe it’s been five years; five full years that feel overflowing with the hard and good, grace and suffering, joy and grief, dreams buried and dreams come true. Five years feels significant in a way I wanted to celebrate and reflect on. I love lists, so…

what I’ve been reading: September 2018

Here’s a few highlights from this month’s reading stack: I’d Rather Be Reading This is the book I didn’t know I needed. Anne Bogel captures the experience of being a reader perfectly, the best and the worst, in this collection of essays. I laughed out loud and felt so seen as I read her words….

5 things for 5 years: It’s okay to hurt me

We just celebrated our anniversary this July. I can hardly believe it’s been five years; five full years that feel overflowing with the hard and good, grace and suffering, joy and grief, dreams buried and dreams come true. Five years feels significant in a way I wanted to celebrate and reflect on. I love lists,…

giveaway: Tori Kelly CD

Only a few days into listening to the newest album from Tori Kelly and I’m really enjoying it. All around, Tori Kelly offers a strong, soothing selection. Some songs are soulful and help me to slow down and preach truth to myself. Some songs make me want to dance and have been the perfect soundtrack for some…

Are you serious about writing this book?

It was this past May and I had signed up to participate in a webinar with one of my favorite teachers, Emily Freeman. As is typical with free things, I figured there would be some kind of pitch at the end. I wasn’t wrong. She ended the webinar sharing about membership in the writing community…

5 things for 5 years: Slavery to a story

We just celebrated our anniversary this July. I can hardly believe it’s been five years; five full years that feel overflowing with the hard and good, grace and suffering, joy and grief, dreams buried and dreams come true. Five years feels significant in a way I wanted to celebrate and reflect on. I love lists,…