Category Archives: January ’11

Detox, week 4: Discipline

Remember the Green Smoothie Challenge? Yeah, well, that didn’t go so well. Someone forgot that eating raw greens like spinach and kale was detrimental to an already ailing thyroid and the natural treatment of said ailing thyroid. I spent Monday and Tuesday … Continue reading

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Detox, Week 3, Green Smoothie-style

Wow. They don’t call it a challenge for nothing. Yesterday, Nathan and I jumped into the Green Smoothie Challenge with blender and greens in tow. We started with a breakfast smoothie (Nathan made a bunch of that and took it … Continue reading

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On being an Elder’s wife…

Yesterday, Nathan was ordained and installed in our church as a ruling elder. Our church is part of the PCA and to be an elder is a pretty big deal. Not because you’re suddenly catipulted to celebrity status, or get … Continue reading

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That’s me, eating my words…

…and putting both feet in my mouth. Oh and, my husband was right AND is a genius. There, I think that covers it. A few years ago, (I actually have no idea exactly when it was), we were talking about … Continue reading

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Quitting?!

No, I’m not quitting. I’ve been thinking about quitting, just the concept in general, over the past few days. I’ve thought about whether it is easier to quit something or to start it? Because most times, it seems so overwhelming add something … Continue reading

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On having a daughter…

This week, Flannery turns 11 months old. And today, for some reason, it hit me that I have a daughter and more importantly, an apprentice, an audience, a charge, a moldable and impressionable little soul. I am the oldest of … Continue reading

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Detox, Days 6 & 7.

(Hi friends!!) Wow. It’s only been one week. One week of being stringent and restrictive. One week of missing sweets, hot chocolate and coffee. One week of having to turn down drinking an awesome bottle of wine with really good … Continue reading

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