Margin in Christmas: Spending

Last day to order from our prayer journal shop in time for Christmas is Thursday, December 13, 2018! Walking into Home Goods this time of year makes me think of that old-fashioned gif of the little girl just dumping money from a wallet out the window. We can walk the aisles with that so ridiculous, but all too common thought – Do I need this? How could I use this? Where could I put this? Y’all fess up. I know

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Margin in Christmas: Doing

Last day to order from our prayer journal shop in time for Christmas is Thursday, December 13, 2018! Confession. The last two years, a day or two after Christmas, my husband and I have gotten in a fight because I’m burnt out from a week straight of nightly events. I’m an introvert and gatherings drain me instead of energize me. And honestly, the fact that Christmas can be weeks long on nightly celebrations can take a toll on even the

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Margin in Christmas: Expecting

Last day to order from our prayer journal shop in time for Christmas is Thursday, December 13, 2018! What are your expectations of Christmas? Do you expect it to snow (or at the very least if you’re in South Louisiana, get to wear a long sleeve shirt)? Do you expect your husband to give you something that is the trifecta 1 – perfect for you, 2 – a complete surprise, 3 – within budget? Do you expect your family to

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33 things about me

Happy Monday y’all! Today, me and my sweet twin sis turn 33. I thought I’d share some heartfelt post but for some reason, that post never came to me and instead 33 random facts about me did! 🙂 My sister actually did a post as well so definitely check that out too! It’s insane how different we are. In college, I thought I’d move to New York, wear power suits and work for a big magazine. I love Barq’s root

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Am I building God’s kingdom or mine?

There is a big emphasis on creating a home that is purposeful and serves our families well these days. It’s a really good sentiment and something I’m thankful to be learning about because I want our home to reflect our values and glorify God as we raise kids here and invite people. I think it’s really important stuff. But do you feel like you are doing all the right things, clearing out clutter, making the space inviting, hygging it up

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