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What Baked Potatoes Taught Me about Renewing My Mind

What Baked Potatoes Taught Me about Renewing My Mind

For nearly two years now, I’ve been seeing a counselor every week. This week, we talked about something I never expected: baked potatoes.

I Thought I Hadn't Found My People Yet, But There They Were

I Thought I Hadn't Found My People Yet, But There They Were

The thing is, I have found my people. They just look a little different than I had expected...

Why the Hardest (and Best) Thing to Do is Just Show Up

Why the Hardest (and Best) Thing to Do is Just Show Up

Showing up seems simple.

I just go, and there I am. I’m there. I showed up. Easy.

More and more, though, I’m realizing the showing up is often the hardest part.

How to Truly Create Space

How to Truly Create Space

It was in a hot yoga class that I first heard the phrase. “Create space,” the instructor says after calling out our next pose. At first, I brushed it off. I was too busy trying to, you know, do the pose...

The Meaning We Often Miss in Philippians 4:13

It’s often taken to be this anthem of “I CAN DO EVERYTHING” and “I AM INVINCIBLE” and so on… and I’m not really a fan of that.

The RAD Stuff // Vol. 6

The RAD Stuff // Vol. 6

These weekly (ish) posts are where I share with you all the things I find and fall in love with around the Internet -- they're random, they're short, and hopefully, they're fun to read too.

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