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  • I left my heart in Colorado.

    I’ve been on vacation for the past 5 days: Park City, UT and Boulder / Denver / Broomfield, CO. My flight was delayed 2 hours last nigh. I got home at 2 AM. So, today’s post is brought to you by the letter “R“. As in I need to relax. Reboot. Rest. Read (everybody’s … […]

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  • Blend 2013, here I come!

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    Tomorrow morning at 4 AM my friend Alex will be picking me up (or maybe I’ll be stopping by her place — we need to pow wow yet) to drive to Des Moines to get on a plane going to Utah for Blend Retreat. In case you missed all my recaps of last year’s retreat, […]

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  • epic kid fiction.

    For those of you excited about my participation in the Scintilla Project, just know that I’m still planning on finishing it, though it’s officially over, but I’ve been crazy busy. So instead, I’ve got this love story about two cats that I wrote in 4th grade, which was in 1993. I think that makes this story an antique. Or at least vintage.

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  • Foodie Pen Pal March reveal

    foodie pen pals march // lifeplusrunning.com

    Today is one of my favorite days of the month in blog-land. Foodie Pen Pal reveal day! I was paired with Kendra from Biting the Hand That Feeds You. Kendra sent me a box full of fun snacky goodies. I think my favorite thing was the biscoff cookie. I’ve never had one before! I’m saving […]

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  • currently: march

    I loved the “currently” survey I did in January so much that I decided to do it again. The idea came from my friend Lauren, who got the idea from her friend Jenny who does one of these each month. Current books: The Night Circus is really good, but I haven’t been into reading in the last week or so, which […]

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  • It’s heeeeeeee-ere …

    blend 2013 mountains graphic // lifeplusrunning.com

    It’s the most magical time of the year. Well, almost. I got my ticket to Blend Retreat — May 17-19, 2013 in Park City, UT. What’s Blend Retreat? If you’ve not been reading my blog, then you might not know (and hello!). It’s a fun-jam-packed weekend of camaraderie with other bloggers that’s sponsored by food and […]