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Merry Thriftmas: Day 2

Welcome back! I cleaned my living room for you! I’ll show you my thrift store finds and, if you’re lucky, my oh-so-small Christmas tree. I found that dresser on the side of the road. Not kidding. It was dirty, and I took it home and washed it. That’s all. It didn’t even need new paint …

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Merry Thriftmas: Day 1

  When people started telling me that their favorite posts of mine on Instagram were my thrift store finds, I had to laugh. Most of what I post there are things I didn’t buy. So, I decided to do a home tour of some thrift store finds that I did buy. Or rescue from the …

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Open Doors to Freedom in 2015

If you have not joined my email list to receive daily encouragement for the remainder of 2014, it is not too late. Each day until December 31, I will send you a different “door” that prevents us from walking into the life God has planned for us. I will also send you a “key” from …

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Thanksgiving (1)

Guess Who I’m Thankful For?

Ten years ago, I remember wrestling with whether it was okay to call myself a writer if I had never been published. Maybe I was waiting to for someone to give me permission. In the end, I just started saying it: I am a writer. I am a writer. I am a writer. I will …

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