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Quick Takes 5 – Eating in the Month of John

Last weekend we celebrated Father’s Day (all weekend long), and this weekend we’re celebrating John’s birthday. I use these celebrations as license to break out the big guns in terms of cooking. I found a bunch of new recipes and we have some new favorite dishes! I love June! — 1 — Asparagus and Prosciutto […]

June 21, 2013

Modern Perspectives, Young Married Mom

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Quick Takes – Take Two

— 1 — As I mentioned last week, last weekend I had the honor of being a bridesmaid in one of my very dearest friends’ wedding. All the icky weather Friday and Saturday cleared for a beautiful day Sunday. In that, in the service, and in the party that followed, I could feel God’s love […]

May 31, 2013

Blogging, Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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Year of Faith: Another Lenten Reflection

Last week, I shared a little bit from the book of reflections I’m using this Lent. One of the sections struck a chord with me this weekend, so I wanted to share both it and my reaction. I feel kind of like I’m writing a reflection paper in college again (this is what a good […]

February 25, 2013

Faith, Modern Perspectives, Motherhood, Young Married Mom

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