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first of skirtember: an introduction

I came across a post by a friend, also a relatively new mom, about Skirtember. I thought, oh goody, another ploy to get people to post selfies. We were in need of that. But then I started actually reading why the skirted selfies and I realized this is very much something I can get on board with.

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one size fits all – day after mothers day ponderings…

When a day like Mothers Day comes along for churchgoers, I often find small pockets of resistance, even within the christian blogosphere. This is where we say something about weeping with those who weep and rejoicing with those who rejoice.┬áThe difference between personal worship and corporate worship boils down to an open heart and mind,… Continue reading one size fits all – day after mothers day ponderings…

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things I’m (re)learning being a mom

I wrote a post while pregnant way back in September. Similar to this one, it’s a reflection on things that are kinda obvious but worth repeating. Or maybe I’m just not learning them as well as I think I am and need the reminder… a bit of both. Anyway, now I’m a full-on mom and… Continue reading things I’m (re)learning being a mom

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you HAVE to watch this one

Seriously. It is one of the most beautiful things I’ve seen in a good long while. I am admittedly biased – the asian thing, the cute asian girl thing, the teen mom pull-on-your-heart-strings thing. But it is much more than all that. I was expecting it to be a tearjerker and make me smile, but… Continue reading you HAVE to watch this one