Confession: yesterday I was in workout clothes most of the day, because I was cleaning, yard-working, and getting ready for today: baby shower day. (Two colons in one sentence? Is that even a thing? I heart punctuation.) So today, I had to gussy up that ole dress a little bit. Observe. Leggings, denim shirtRead More
On Fridays, a bunch of brave writers gather over at Lisa-Jo Baker’s blog, to all spend 5 collective minutes writing on a single prompt. You can check out her blog for info on how it works and then consider giving it a go yourself! Five minutes. No self-editing. Just real stuff. So here I amRead More
Things I have thought so far: This dress is hideous. I AM SO HOT. Am I going anywhere today? No? Okay, good. I hate this dress. Yes, it is only day four. But maybe it’s like a detox, where the first few days are the hardest and you have a headache, but then it levelsRead More
Note: You can read the story of the happy baby, part one HERE. And here’s my “small print” – I want to tell our story with grace and love and I want to be very, very real about it. I pray that if you’re reading this and are at a different place in the adoptionRead More
Yesterday I just wore the dress plain with a cream-colored belt and sandals. Today? Layering the button-up over and adding my wedding shoes: pink plaid Chucks!