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“… go home and love your family.”

Amidst the heart-wrenching news of the last couple of weeks, I’ve found myself seeking peace… The words of Mother Teresa sunk in deep this morning, and have been rolling around in my head all day.   “What can you do to promote world peace? Go home and love your family.” Mother Teresa   Tonight, I…

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Not a tourist, here…

Confession… I’m a judgmental person. I try to fight it but it’s deeply ingrained. Being aware of this character flaw, I feel, is a step in the right direction of becoming a less-judgmental, more loving and kind human. That said… nothing flips my judgement switch quicker than gift-shop kitsch. Not what you expected? I’ll explain.…

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A few of my favorite things + a sneak peek or two

I’m always on the hunt for good beauty products. I’m pretty picky, I’m kinda cheap, but I also understand somethings are worth investing in… skin care is so important. Regular washing and moisturizing helps our skin to age well, so take care of yourself!! These are a few of my favorite skin care and beauty…

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Thoughts on being “mom” to my red head

One of the best parts of being a parent is watching all these wonderful experiences happen to your kids and knowing that those moments become memories you’ll talk about for years and years. Today, after church, Stella was looking for her daddy. She saw someone that seemed to fit the bill, hugged around his waist…

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