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Our First House: Lessons Learned

There’s no place like (your first) home! Tips and tricks we learned in the house hunt process. Continue reading “Our First House: Lessons Learned”

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2017 Goals and What I Read This Year

It’s that time of year again – a time of reflection, goal-setting, and signing up for a gym membership to commit to… hopefully for longer than the month of January.

One of my 2017 goals is to read more books. I have a list of almost 100 books in the Notes app on my iPhone, and I seem to be adding to it far more quickly than I check titles off! Continue reading “2017 Goals and What I Read This Year”

Behind the Blog: Getting to know each other

“Vulnerability sounds like truth and feels like courage. Truth and courage aren’t always comfortable, but they’re never weakness.”  – Bréné Brown

I recently read a post by one of my fave recipe bloggers, Erin over at Well Plated, about self-doubt and negative self-talk, particularly after social situations. She admitted that she was nervous publishing the post, given that it was about something other than food. But by bravely sharing her story, she was able to relate to a lot of people at a personal level and her readers (myself included) appreciated her opening up. Continue reading “Behind the Blog: Getting to know each other”