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7 Quick Takes Friday

This week’s quick takes are going to be quick. Imagine that. 7. My dear friend and Maggie’s godmother Elizabeth visited this week! We had a lot of fun drinking mango margaritas and wine, taking our kids to the Children’s Museum, and watching awesome TV shows like Say Yes to the Dress and Parks and Rec. … Continue reading

7 Quick Takes Friday

It’s Friday again, and here we are. 7. Atticus and I are re-doing our room. I decided at the end of last cycle that I need a project, since “Project fill Sarah’s empty womb” is going so well,  something else is required to distract me from the dismal failure of above endeavor. We have a … Continue reading

7 Quick Takes Friday: Weird But True

I don’t know if you all had a chance to see Jen’s post the other day, with 5 things we didn’t know about her, and her asking “What was the most formative experience of your life?” to her readers. The comment thread is interesting and in some places, heartbreaking. It’s a beautiful post in its … Continue reading

7 Quick Takes Friday

No books this week. I mean, I love books. I have them. Lots of them. Just none today. 7. Very exciting friends! Tomorrow I’m travelling to Peoria IL with the wonderful Leanne for a blogger meet-up, Mass, dinner, and a talk with the lovely Lisa Schmidt and Sr. Helena Burns. I get to hang out … Continue reading

7 Quick Takes Friday

7. First off, prayers for Jen. If you haven’t heard, Jen Fulwiler, creater of 7 Quick Takes, blogger extrordinare, very nice person, and mom of five (with one on the way), was recently hospitalized with a pulmonary embolism in both lungs (blood clots). She has a clotting disorder which she has to treat with very … Continue reading

7 Quick Takes Friday: Days 16, 17, 18

This week there’s a lot of be grateful for! 7. Christmas music. Yes, I am listening to Christmas music. Guilty. Except I am not sorry. I am happy. My love for Christmas music cannot be contained to one month of the year. I’m trying to only listen to the non-religious music, which maybe you could … Continue reading

7 Quick Takes Friday

What a week it has been! Even with the less than stellar results of Tuesday’s election, there is still plenty to be grateful for! 7. It’ll probably be at least a few weeks before the media starts talking about election 2016. And the Richard Mourdock political ads are finally over! The man is seriously awkward. … Continue reading