friendship

Listen, Love, Repeat (and a giveaway!)

November 15, 2016

I stopped and looked around my kitchen for a moment, overwhelmed with joy at what I was seeing. About fifteen women, a few of whom I was very close with, some I had never met before that night, were gathered around my kitchen island. The volume was loud as multiple little conversations had formed, and the laughter was contagious. We ate snacks, hung out, and …

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Bearing Each Other’s Burdens

April 14, 2016

Have you ever seen one of those romantic comedies or reality shows where the guy proposes to the girl without even knowing what her answer is going to be?!?! Boggles my mind. Seriously, the… courage/tenacity/gall… gumption, maybe? Whatever it is that propels them forward and causes them to open themselves up in such a vulnerable way is completely baffling to me. When my husband proposed …

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