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It’s Friday, and these are my feelings.

Yesterday I had the 4 hour written portion of my PhD comprehensive exams and this afternoon I finish off with the 2 hour oral section. Which is to say, I am feeling pretty preemptively excited, because after this afternoon they … Continue reading

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When college friends come to town.

Last fall, my college roommate Bethany asked if I wanted to run the Cherry Blossom 10-Miler with her. If you’ve been reading this blog for a long time, you might remember the last time I ran this race. I certainly … Continue reading

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Friday Questions: European Adventure Edition!

Remember that dream, that it’s-not-going-to-happen-but-maybe-someday dream? It’s happening. We have talked about it for the past year and a half, but every time there were so many reasons that it wasn’t possible. The cost, limited vacation days, the cost, the … Continue reading

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How to Throw an Easter Brunch in 15 Easy Steps.

1. Swear that this year, you WILL NOT THROW A BRUNCH. Too much work, too stressful, and there is too much going on. 2. Read in the Washingtonian that the Easter sunrise service at the Lincoln Memorial should be on … Continue reading

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For your reading pleasure.

As evidenced by the piddly little flow of blog posts that have been trickling out of this site lately, we are just rolling in exciting happenings over here these days. Right. You know better. Some of this week’s mesmorizing highlights … Continue reading

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Seize the date.

A truly magical and singular thing happened last Sunday: James and I both woke up an hour before our alarms. A typical Sunday around our home is restful, a true Sabbath of relaxation, family, and worship. But a typical Sunday … Continue reading

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The easiest part of my day.

The easiest part of my day is picking out what to wear in the morning, and I don’t just mean on the two days of the week when I work from the living room in my dayjamas. I mean [almost] … Continue reading

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