10.15.11 – The Wedding

We did it. Three weeks ago Saturday, on a beautiful October afternoon, after about six months of planning and close to two years of knowing each other, Tim and I took our first steps together as man and wife. Looking…

an update from around here

Hello, friends. Since you sweet people are always so quick to share my joy in big life changes (becoming self-employed, relocating to Nashville, getting engaged, staying self-employed), I thought you might like to hear about the latest change: I moved…

HOT Chocolate Cookies (+ BIG Announcement!)

Yesterday morning, I had an entirely different post planned for you today. It wasn’t about cookies, it wasn’t about Nashville, it wasn’t about the person who likes these cookies most. But plans change. You might remember over a month ago,…

Goodbye, 2010! Hello, 2011!

If there were one post that I’ve been looking forward to writing this year, this is the post I’ve been looking forward to writing all year—the last post of 2010. The past 365 days have been filled with such enormous…

for the unthankful (like me)

I am not, naturally, a thankful person: I notice problems more than blessings, frustrations more than good gifts, mistakes more than successes. You could say a million nice things to me and one mean one—just one—and I’ll be darned if…