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winter workouts

Confession: I am a total cold weather wimp. Give me long walks in the sunshine, pretty bike rides through the park or laps in the pool any day when it’s warm out.  But once the forecast dips below about 40 degrees, I’m done.  The only reason you’ll find me hanging...

help me choose!

Time for some new specs! I’ve been wearing glasses since I was a young pup, and every year my vision continues to get a little bit worse.  (Bummer.)  But every year or two, that also gives a good excuse for some new glasses.  (Yay!) So this round, I’m finally...

blessed.

blessed.

There are a few words in the English language that I handle very carefully. The “b” word is certainly one. Having worked on staff in a mega-church for seven years, and been part of all different kinds of Christian communities for many more, I have heard people throw the...

(re)meet ali!

(re)meet ali!

Yep, that’s me! I wasn’t planning to include a writer’s interview post on this site, since many of you have already been following along with me on Gimme Some Oven for weeks, months, or even years (3.5 now!).  But after introducing the three new writers in interviews on the...

welcome to gimme some life

welcome to gimme some life

Hi everyone!  Ali, here, from Gimme Some Oven. I am beyond grateful today to be introducing you to my new new blog, Gimme Some Life!  For years I have been writing all sorts of recipe posts at GSO that have included a few glimpses into my life and thoughts...