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DIY Family

“Happy” DIY Easter Decor

I am making an effort to celebrate more at home, and one of the easiest ways to do that is decorate for holidays. It helps Mackenzie recognize and become familiar with changing seasonal patterns, and it helps me be more aware and fully present…

February 24, 2013

Three Good Things

It’s Sunday, which means it’s time for my first public Three Good Things list. 🙂 It has been really interesting trying to write down three good, specific things at the end of each day. More challenging than I expected. Here are my top three…

August 14, 2011
Family Life Mackenzie

Home Again

Hello, friends. It’s been a while. Did you miss us? We’ve been traveling the world over (or so it seems) this week. Last Wednesday, Chris, Mackenzie, and I flew out to Colorado Springs to celebrate my brother-in-law David’s marriage to his sweetheart. We were…

August 9, 2011

Thirty in Thirty

My twin sister Lea reminded me today that we will be THIRTY in just thirty days. Can I be honest? I have no idea how that is possible. I should be turning twenty instead of thirty. But no, the calendar is true. And it…

July 29, 2011

Happiness Quote

Gretchen Rubin featured this quote on her blog yesterday. I love it. “Keeping a journal has taught me that there is not so much new in your life as you sometimes think. When you re-read your journal you find out that your latest discovery…

January 13, 2009