Monthly Archives: March 2013

“For God to be a man, he must despair.”

Today is Good Friday, where we remember that God not only became flesh, but death. **************** “The night on Golgotha is so important in the history of man only because, in its shadow, the divinity abandoned its traditional privileges and … Continue reading

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I guess you could say we’re complementary egalitarians.

Despite the fact that it has been a little over eight months since our wedding (HOW DID IT GO SO FAST???) I still look at our photos on a daily regular basis. Judge as you will. I go through cycles … Continue reading

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What’s in a name… A “W,” obviously!

Confession: I am not good at interior design. I may have already mentioned this, but I have had a really hard time decorating our home and I don’t really understand why. I’m artsy, I love well decorated homes, and I … Continue reading

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When you really love someone, you have to take up the causes they think are important…

… which means I will be cheering alongside my Hoosier husband for Indiana University during March Madness. Kentucky had our year last year and it was awesome and James donned his UK blue to join me in cheering… but this year … Continue reading

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This too, takes Almighty grace.

Anyone else need to hear these words today? I read them couple weeks ago in My Utmost for His Highest and I haven’t stopped mulling them over. They are along the same lines of what I shared about drudgery a couple … Continue reading

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That time I went to the jcrew warehouse and wanted to cry.

So I’m sure you have all been dying to hear about the JCREW ADVENTURE. Right? Ok, probably not really, but I’m stil so excited about it that I am going to share anyways. First, I need to say that I … Continue reading

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Blessed.

Sometimes I can’t believe how blessed we are with our friends in DC. We have met some great people in this city, gotten to know some awesome people at work or church, been surprised by roommates we love, or met … Continue reading

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Right now I’m loving….jcrew.

Ok, so really that’s a lie: I always love jcrew, even though their most recent catalogue was a super let-down. It wasn’t that there wasn’t cute stuff, it was that they combined it all in truly horrendous ways on angry weird-eyed … Continue reading

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When The Relatives Came

One of the most fun things about being an adult is becoming friends with your parents as something closer to peers. I was always close with my parents, but every year it seems like we are more and more on … Continue reading

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Why I love DC: Capitol Hill Books

It is a truth universally acknowledged that a person of a certain book love must be in want of more books. It is another truth that sometimes two of the aforementioned people will marry each other and have to buy … Continue reading

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