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Monthly Archives: October 2008

A-flippin’-men!!

Beautiful_02- Single Guys Outtake from NewSpring Media on Vimeo.

baby, it’s cold outside!

So in the quasi-recent ‘greening’ process of my life, I’ve picked up gardening, composting, water conservation (yes, we follow the yellow let it mellow rule in our house), and energy conservation. So far so good, except for the cold factor. Although I do live in Alabama and it is BEAUTIFUL here most parts of the […]

10 reasons I LOVE living in small town Alabama

1.  I can walk or ride my bike everywhere I want to go 2.  Gardening is easy 3. People here know each other and care enough to ask how they are doing. . . and really listen for the answer 4. Lack of anonymity 5. The Fall Season is WONDERFUL 6. Community 7. The bike […]

prayer. love. support.

So I’ve been putting off writing this post because I’m not very good at asking for things and even less good at accepting them.  My faith is very similar.  Most of the time my biggest struggles stem from my inability to accept God’s love and His grace.  I don’t know why I’m like that.  I’ve […]

HOORAY

Congratulations Ben & Daphne!!

on justice and superheros

So for almost a year now a group of my friends and I have been meeting quasi/semi weekly to discuss/learn/read/dialogue together about issues of social justice.  When we started, Josh called us “The Social Justice League” because he thought it made us sound like superheros.  The more we get into it though, I realize that […]

on rain, farting, and kids

This is from a hilarious website that pretty much made my day yesterday.  Kids are so fantastic.  

on birthdays

Yesterday was a really perfect day.  I started painting again and lost myself in it for a couple of hours.  It’s been too long.  I didn’t know how much I missed the smells, the brushes, the colors; everything about it made me remember that I am a created being–a creative created being.   I tend […]

on traveling

I’ve come to really enjoy traveling.  Actually that’s a lie, I have always enjoyed it.  Especially international travel.  For me, it’s one of the best ways to get completely out of my comfort zone.  To disconnect from the familiar.  To explore. To experience.  To love every single minute of it.

song of the day numero uno

this song makes me SO HAPPY Cuddle Fuddle by Passion Pit