top posts of 2014

Can we all just agree that blogging is a little weird? It’s this tucked-away bit of space where we allow parts of ourselves to spill out on to the keys, striving to¬†share our stories and be better for it.¬†I think¬†this little corner of the Internet is at its best when I’m honest, authentic, and hopefully […]

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if i wrote a novel

Today marks the start of a new month, and really, a new season. Blogging can feel like a vacuum. It’s easy to forget there are real people behind the keyboards, real hearts behind the screens.¬†I try to be genuine and authentic in my online outlets, and part of what helps is connecting with a community […]

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so you want to start a blog

Ever doubted that you actually have anything important to say? Ever thought, writing is for her, but no one wants to listen to me?¬†Ever wondered if God could really use you?¬† You might think, if I start a blog, nobody will read it. You guys, people are watching. God has given you a unique set […]

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share your story…it matters

This morning, I had the privilege of sharing with our local Mothers of Preschoolers (MOPS) group about sharing our stories through blogs. When the leaders asked me to speak for a few minutes, I wasn’t sure what I was going to talk about. Isn’t creating a blog something you Google how to do once and […]

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i'm not a blogger.

Without fail, at the onset of each new¬†year I¬†half-commit to rejoining the blogosphere.¬†My vision is glorious: The blog will be beautiful.¬†It’ll¬†feature witty banter¬†and the¬†pull-at-your-heartstrings type of¬†stuff that makes commenters go “LOL”¬†but also “AWW.” It’ll give snapshots into my life without being completely narcissistic. (I know. Impossible. Because blogs, by nature, are completely narcissistic. But whatevs.) […]

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i’m not a blogger.

Without fail, at the onset of each new¬†year I¬†half-commit to rejoining the blogosphere.¬†My vision is glorious: The blog will be beautiful.¬†It’ll¬†feature witty banter¬†and the¬†pull-at-your-heartstrings type of¬†stuff that makes commenters go “LOL”¬†but also “AWW.” It’ll give snapshots into my life without being completely narcissistic. (I know. Impossible. Because blogs, by nature, are completely narcissistic. But whatevs.) […]

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