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My mom has this Thanksgiving tradition where she has my family write down the things we’re thankful for–some years on a place mat, some years on card stock leaves, some years on strips of paper. For the month of November, we would all write things down–big, small, serious, hilarious.  These things would get put away […]


Today is My Favorite.

Gatsby knows alllll about the art of being happy.  Sunday night, my car wouldn’t start. Normally, that wouldn’t be a big deal. Frustrating, sure, but not a big deal. Sunday night, however, it was a big deal. The past month (two months?) feel like they’ve been full of one thing after another. Car issues and […]


The Art of Thankfulness (And Why it’s Important).

The past few months have been pretty cool for me. I started to realize that I wasn’t super thrilled with the way a lot of things in my life were, so I decided to do something about it. I started getting up early and writing a ton of words every day,  I started reading The […]


A New Season + A Giveaway.

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