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Taking off the training wheels

For a long time, I thought the answer to avoiding comparison was to put on…

Halfway there!

I’ve been wanting to write this post for two weeks, when I actually hit the…

Baby steps in faith, and a baby in July

The week of November 8th was a big one for America. And an (unexpectedly) big…

A year end benediction

May we tuck 2016 into bed, with its nightmares and disappointments, its dreams deferred and…

The birthday card that changed everything

I wrote this essay about mine and Mike’s love story for a contest last year.…

28 was a good year.

When I’m invited to celebrate a friend’s birthday, I always try to find a time…

Weekend benediction: may we use our words

May we use our words – Raise our voices for what’s worth fighting for –…

The opposite of an identity crisis

The overwhelming, overarching source of anxiety, stress and inner turmoil in my 20’s boils down…

Sunday benediction: steps of faithfulness

May visions of greatness and glory not eclipse the all important, unglamorous daily devotion. The…

What I’ve been reading lately

Linking up with Anne of Modern Mrs. Darcy to share what I’ve been reading lately! Maggie…

Comparison: a rant couched in encouragement

I know, I know. You’re probably tired of hearing “comparison is the thief of joy,”…

Saying goodbye to Naptime Diaries

It wasn’t an email I agonized over, but one I wrote with care, aiming for…