Now that Thanksgiving is over, the Christmas season is officially here! One of my favorite parts of Christmas is the music. My December music listenings become all Christmas, all the time. Pump Up Christmas I'm super pumped that Christmas is finally here and that requires some peppy and cheerful tunes. A Marshmallow World -Brenda Lee [...]
Month: November 2016
Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life Release Date!
Happy Black Friday! But more importantly...Happy Gilmore Girls Release Date! Have a great weekend binge watching the four episodes. In honor of the release, I'll share a few of plans for my Gilmore Girls binge watching party! We will watch all 4 episodes in one afternoon/evening. Comfy clothes are encouraged. Guests are asked to bring [...]
I've been writing a lot about agency and purpose and identity the past few weeks. In my declarations about purpose and my definitions of my identity, I think I've been searching for peace. For contentment and worth. Contentment and worth don't come from these things. They come from a right relationship with my creator. I [...]
GG Challenge S1, E8: Love & War & Snow
This week’s challenge: Celebrate Snow like Lorelai. On the night of the first snow, grab coffee and donuts and go out on the front porch to watch it fall at midnight. If that’s not doable, here’s a few other ideas from the episode: Go to your local government meeting. I promise it won’t be as interesting [...]
5 ways to be an interesting person.
I want to be an interesting person. We’ve all met them- the interesting people. The ones who people gravitate towards at parties and who can have a real conversation with anyone they encounter. I don’t understand this. As an introvert who hates small talk being the interesting person at a party seems like a stretch [...]
Glimpses of Joy: October 2016
"There is a way of living, a way of harmonizing and hitting a balance point, a converging of a thousand balance points and voices, layering together, twisting together, and there are moments, when it all clicks into place just for a split second--God and marriage and forgiveness and something deep inside that feels like peace--and [...]