May-December: the discipline of letting go

This time a year ago we were dreaming big dreams. There were multiple dreams in play, and we didn't know which ones would come to fruition, if any, and so we began them all at the same time. We desired to start a family. We desired to live more intentionally with our lives. We wanted …

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Freezing Peaches

August brings with it the hot weather, search for rain, and peaches. Wonderful, glorious peaches. I've always maintained strawberries and blueberries to be my favorite fruits, probably because I was told as a child that I had to keep eating strawberries for my hair color to stay red. Also, I just really enjoy popping these …

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A line in the sand (er, soil)

We bought a homestead. Or at least, we bought a one acre lot with a beautiful cottage house, but I'm calling it a homestead. The last four years of expansive dreams and impatient waiting is now coming to fruition: we have land. And not just any land, land still within the bounds of the city we've come …

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