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A Powerful Valentine’s Day Gift

The contractors we hired to frame our tiny house finished up their work last week. It’s an indescribable feeling to see…

The Gift of Time

This weekend, we celebrated my mother’s 80th birthday with a party at my niece’s house. My siblings and in-laws…

What Is Your Love Language?

My face is washed. My teeth are brushed. My contacts are nestled into their little, plastic home. I’m ready for some…

Mail a Little Love

It’s a beautiful day as I walk across campus to the mail center. I enter the code and unlock my mailbox. There’s a green…

“You’re So Lucky!”

[dc]I[/dc] receive my email and see a note from a local radio station. “Enter here to win tickets to a private, acoustic…

The Gift in Giving

[dc]W[/dc]hen I was a little girl, I set up a lemonade stand at the end of the driveway of my childhood home.
I can’t…

What a Wonderful Gift

A few years back, my father started a tradition of presenting each of his seven children with a letter on Christmas Eve, highlighting…

Right Place at the Right Time

For those of you who know me, it’ll come as no surprise when I say I’m not a huge fan of camping – I’m more of a “serve-me-breakfast-in-bed-resort”…

A Gift from the Watch Graveyard

Does everyone have one? A box or a drawer filled with watches whose batteries have long since died? I forget about mine until…