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. … More 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 … More 7 Quick Takes Friday
This week, in honor of my 500th blog post, I’m going to highlight my 7 favorite posts from the last 4 years. Also, also, there’s still time to enter the giveaway for two awesome books and some yummy scrubs and lotions! The books being given are an autographed copy of Kate Wicker’s Weightless: Making Peace … More 7 Quick Takes: My Favorite Posts and A Giveaway!
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 … More 7 Quick Takes Friday: Weird But True
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 … More 7 Quick Takes Friday
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 … More 7 Quick Takes Friday: Days 16, 17, 18
Since there’s 7 of them, today’s quick takes will count as my gratitude posts for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. So what I am I grateful for this weekend? 7. The big c. Clomid, that is. Today is day three of my first round of the big c. I’m taking a super low dose of 25 … More 7 Quick Takes Friday: Gratitude Days 2, 3, and 4
7. So, we’re going to Notre Dame this weekend. And so is ESPN College Gameday. No big deal. Oh yeah, and the Irish are currently ranked 7th and are 5-0. Oh yeah, and we’re taking Maggie to campus for the first time. Epic. 6. So, the debate. Did you make popcorn to watch that three … More 7 Quick Takes Friday!
7. What did you all think about Mary’s post on Wednesday? I loved it! She did a great job explaining the terms and giving ideas for small steps to infuse social justice into something as basic as our food choices. Thanks again, Mary! Look for more guest posts in the future about other issues connected … More 7 Quick Takes Friday
7. Make sure you leave a comment on my Catholic Speakers Month post about Sr. Helen Prejean, so you can be entered in the giveaway to win a copy of one of her books, either Dead Man Walking or Death of Innocents. 6. So I got new glasses this week. I had my first eye … More 7 Quick Takes Friday!