Five Ways to Thrive in Seasons of Waiting

“Show me good waiting” is a common phrase in my home. My toddler, like all toddlers, struggles with waiting for things that he wants and wants instantly, primarily snacks. In an effort to cultivate patience and keep the peace, I started using the phrase “show me good waiting” when he was two, and it stuck. […]

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Five Ways to Build Community when Life is Busy

Hi friends! Last week, we talked about how genuine friendships serve to expose the myth of the proverbial “everyone else”. We know that life is busy, so this week we wanted to share our top five tips for building community in the midst of hectic schedules and life stages. We hope you find them helpful! […]

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Top Five Hand Lettering Products

When I first started lettering, I used a rollerball pen from the Dollar Store. You might be laughing at my inexperience, but honestly, it was a great way to start out. I spent hours learning how to write “faux” calligraphy, coloring in the downstrokes with my handy black pen. I can confidently say that I […]

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Wildflowers : Five Ways to Count Your Blessings When Life is Chaotic

There is a stretch of highway near where I used to live that is on my list of top three worst roads to drive – the Taconic State Parkway. For some reason, New York likes to call winding, narrow two-lane roads with no shoulders “parkways”. They also like to give them speed limits of 55mph, […]

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Stop Wishing, Start Doing

I never wished to run a marathon. It was not my aspiration to have a sticker on my car that reads “26.2”. I will say to this day that I was conned into the whole thing by my dear friend and partner in ministry, Loren. She first talked me into running a half marathon, and […]

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