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Month: March 2017

I’m Going to Colombia – and Here’s Why

I’m Going to Colombia – and Here’s Why

South America. When I hear that, words that come to mind include the Amazon, soccer, Carnival, delicious coffee and capybaras. I know that’s a pretty shallow list, but I’m hoping that this Summer, that list will change to things much more meaningful and potent. Perhaps I’ll add things like desperate, hurting, crime…or even words like hopeful, thriving, or transforming. That’s because in July, I will getting off a plane with a team of about 5 others and together we will…

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Why I Quit My Job to Become a Stay-at-Home Mom

Why I Quit My Job to Become a Stay-at-Home Mom

This post does NOT contain affiliate links. Before I share my experience, allow me to clarify something very important. This is a story, not an opinion piece. I would never try to convince anyone that they need my experience. Every person’s walk in this life is different. I could never say to another woman that she needs to quit her job to become a stay-at-home mom. Who am I? My husband and I can only try to make the best…

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Whole Wheat Apple Muffins

Whole Wheat Apple Muffins

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. We only promote products we use and love. Clicking these links may create monetary compensation for us. Breakfast is my absolute favorite meal of the day and I cannot go without it. There are so many sweet and savory combinations. You can make your morning simple and sugary or you can make it protein packed. I prefer a nice balance of both. Most people can agree that grain-based foods tend to dominate the average breakfast…

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Spring Into New Beginnings

Spring Into New Beginnings

Okay people, here’s the obligatory blog introduction. Because let’s be honest, some of you who know us are wondering, Why? First, I’ll start by saying Evan and I are teammates. We often remind each other, especially in rough seasons, “I’m on your team.” We like to do things together and we’re in agreement on most topics. Some couples need “time apart.” We feel like we don’t get enough time together! And that’s saying something considering Evan is an introvert who…

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