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our hearts for seattle pacific

a tragedy happened in our family. at one of the safest places we know.  as introverts, we sat in our home with tears streaming down our faces. for days, weeks, while driving quietly in my car i sobbed. but to explain why i haven’t the words.  it’s such a complicated feeling of sadness, pride, amazement,...

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sweet phoebe

one day, we were at school pick-up…  like any other day.  phoebe and kai toddling around while us moms chat and wait for the “big boys” to come out of class with their huge backpacks.  phoebe and kai – pointing at each other’s shoes…  being little. the next day, i get a text that phoebe...

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getting out there & back to simple basics

to do lists can overwhelm us, busyness stifles us…  but as i was talking with my dear friend rebekah gough – she mentioned & reminisced when we blogged simple/mundane/basic things in our days. it didn’t really matter how cool it was or who was going to judge. it was so simple & freeing and a...

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the boy that’s five and a half

mothering a boy, five and a half years old, takes heart (make that ANY mothering of any sort). it is constant. with our whole heart & mind. trying to understand who he is. and what his heart is saying so much louder that he hasn’t the words to use. how challenging it must be, to...

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happy new year

wishing all a new year filled with hope, a little more simple, a little more relaxed, and a few new adventures. enjoying time away from the computer still…  we will be back at it sometime, not sure when…

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slowly

christmas pictures coming slowly along, finally downloaded them off my camera.  this was possibly the quietest my camera as ever been on a christmas, i think i needed a little break. but these sweet little boys of mine make it never too quiet.  blog post coming soon…

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summer lovin’

this june has been anything but gloomy.  sunshine, warmth, a train ride to the grandparents, baseball…  feels like summer. just wanted to do a little shout out to two sweet blogs that featured me this month, both moms that i’ve only seen through their beautiful pictures on their blogs.   one blog here with a...

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beautiful skies in a busy week

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the garden party (expanded edition)

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“my kitchen”

i saw this kitchen on pinterest and link to this blog post – and got so excited and inspired!  it is close to my little kitchen (or at least my vision of my kitchen). painting something white again today in my house…

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