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31 days of living free: heart, home, and hospitality

In the quiet of the morning, I’m sneaking into the dark corners of the living room, an old mug brimming with coffee as my only companion. As I sit here and I look at this place we get to call … Continue reading

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31 days of living free: a prayer for your home

We’ve had Common Prayer sitting on our shelves for a while. Common Prayer is a tapestry of daily prayers inviting faith communities from around the world to pray, sing, and act together. At this site, you’ll find prayers for every … Continue reading

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31 days of living free: make room for grace

As I mentioned yesterday, this week I’m exploring what it looks like to live free at home. I want our home to be a deep exhale on a cold winter’s day. I want it to be the type of space where … Continue reading

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31 days of living free: being stay at home mom makes me happy…and sad

Sometimes, I like to dust off my resume. When I’m in the trenches of dirty diapers and toddler tantrums, doing my best mommy warrior call, I drift off into the life I used to know. The life of deadlines and … Continue reading

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a case for the dust bunnies

I’m sitting on my floor. I was supposed to be tossing trains back into the wicker toy box we attempt to hide in the corner of the living room, but instead, I’m sitting on my floor. The kids are asleep, … Continue reading

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simplifying our addiction to stuff

This post about living simply was written by our good friend Derek. The way he lives his life inspires and encourages us to take steps toward simplifying and living more relationally. In a time when Christian leaders are building multi-million dollar, … Continue reading

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Nursery Tour + Free Printables

Fresh paint and charming art on the walls. Cozy blankets washed and folded. Tiny diapers stacked and organized. One of the best parts of anticipating a new little one is creating a nursery. A space dedicated to a new family … Continue reading

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