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10 Things I’ve Learned: Amanda

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!  We’re back today with a new post in our 10 Things I’ve Learned series, and it’s one I have really been looking forward to because it’s from my friend, Amanda. If I had to go all Barbara Walters on you and name the 10 most fascinating people...

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November in Movies

It’s time for our monthly movies report!  Our film writer, Sarah, is here today to share with you about some great films to check out in the month ahead.  If you have any recommendations, too, be sure to share those in the comments below! This month, I’d like to...

November in Music

Hey everyone!  Ali here.  I’m really excited to be testing out a new feature with you all here today — a monthly music playlist!  Music is one of my favorite things in the world, and I have wanting to share more of that with you on the blog.  So my...

October In Photos

Good times. Good food.  (Psst — that’s my pumpkin pie on a Hallmark card available in stores now!) Good company. Yep, that pretty much sums up my month of October.  Actually, that pretty much sums up my favorite things in life.  :) I’m a few days late getting this...

10 Things I’ve Learned: Kevin

For the past 8 or so years, I’ve played in the worship band at my church, and love it.  Oh man, there are so many reasons why I love it.  But in addition to the music and worship and all of that good stuff, one of the things I look forward to most...

10 Things I’ve Learned: Kate

They say that you can’t do life alone.  And I would argue that the same absolutely holds true for blogging. Thankfully, I’ve had the chance to become friends — genuine friends — with many incredible bloggers over the past few years who can relate to all of the quirky ins...

October in Movies

Hey everyone!  Our movie friend, Sarah, is back today with recommendations on what films to see this month.  We’d love to have you join in the conversation, and share any of your own recommendations or reviews or thoughts in the comments below! It’s October, and my to-see list is...

10 Things I’ve Learned: Maux

Hey everyone!  I promise I didn’t forget about our 10 Things I’ve Learned series here on the blog.  (And apparently, neither did you — thank you so much to all of you who sent kind emails asking about it.)  Things have been a little crazy here behind the scenes...

What’s Your Favorite Thing About Autumn?

Happy first day of autumn, friends! I have to admit that this day always feels a little bittersweet for this summer-loving girl.  While everyone else has been breaking out the pumpkin and chunky sweaters this month, I have been making coconut margaritas and playing Death Cab and freezing my...

Things I’m Afraid To Tell You

This weekend, I spent some time poking around the archives of a few of my favorite design bloggers, and happened to come across this wave of posts that hit the blogosphere two years ago called “Things I’m Afraid To Tell You”.  It turns out that one of my favorite...

September In Movies

How many of you went to see a movie on Labor Day?  See anything good??  Well if you’re looking for more good films to see as the weather cools down this month, our film contributor Sarah is sharing some great recommendations today. Other countries. Other conflicts. Other characters. Other...

August In Photos

There’s an epic thunderstorm and lightening show happening outside my window right now, which couldn’t make me happier.  Storms in the Midwest are the best, and this one seems like a fitting end to an August that has been swirling with goodness. The best part of August?  I was home all month, and...