Last night we celebrated my parent’s 30th anniversary. THIRTY YEARS. I can barely imagine what that’s like, but I can tell you it’s nice to watch. I’m proud to have parents that continue to fight for each other, for their family and for what they believe in. It’s nice to know they’re always there. They’re always present.… Continue reading 30 Years and Still Going
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But the World also means that the outside world — whether that be your field, your community, your family, your peers, or whomever — responds to your achievement. When we’re proud of ourselves, we walk around differently. More confidently, more sure of ourselves. And that can change people’s responses to us.
It’s been a long journey, this year of 2016, and I’m happy to report that this month I hit my stride. My health & happiness hit an all time high. September has been the month of doing & accomplishing. The month I checked things off my to-do list and rediscovered a life I thought was… Continue reading Health & Happiness 2016: September Update
Oh, Shauna Niequist. The older sister I wish I had. Who speaks truth, honesty, passion and vulnerability while never wavering from her central message. Present Over Perfect was a refreshing return to Shauna’s writing. Very similar to her past work, Bread & Wine, but without the recipes and a little slower. But slow in a good way. The entire… Continue reading Book Review: Present Over Perfect