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This past year has been a whirlwind. So many beautiful and challenging changes that I’ve walked through and continued to face – and wholly cow I can’t believe I’m 29! Seriously, I feel like I was just 25 and thinking I was 21, HA! I’ve made it a little tradition on here to every year […]

Birthday Advice | Year Twenty Nine

October 16, 2017

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i’m a lover of traditions… …and the last three years i’ve written posts on my birthday sharing some advice i’ve learned as i walk through life. year twenty seven. MAN. some big stuff happened in this past year. i learned a lot of lessons and i really feel like it was a year of ‘growing […]

birthday advice | year twenty eight

October 14, 2016

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following in the footsteps of the last two years – i thought i would share some birthday advice on things i’ve learned walking into my twenty-seventh year on this earth. twenty-six was interesting for me. it was beautiful, challenging, hopeful, painful, disappointing, encouraging, and left an interesting taste in my mouth. i really processed moving […]

birthday advice | year twenty-seven

October 14, 2015

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i feel like twenty-five went by in a blur. it was a whirlwind. i went on date(s) (ok like with two guys haha), started writing fiction again, stepped out of my comfort zone, met new people, started the you are lovely series,  i’ve struggled with singleness, i’ve found joy in the every day things, i’ve […]

birthday advice | 26 years

October 14, 2014

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this weekend i was asked two things:  1. when will you have kids? 2. what have you learned in your 25 years?  the first question was from my 12 year old cousin Dylan. i promptly answered with a “when i’m married” and cough-laughed. kids man – they ask the darndest things.  the second – was […]

25 years…

October 14, 2013