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Happy Hour #11 with Amber Rose Zimel

July 30, 2014

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Happy Hour guest is my friend Amber Rose Zimel, and I just love everything about her! Amber Rose and her husband, Adam, have five… Read More

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Asking God for confidence

July 28, 2014

Happy Monday friends! Oh my gracious do I feel as though life has been fast and furious this summer. Every summer I say this, and every summer I love it, but still… Read More

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First Day of School 2014

July 25, 2014

They Ivey’s are back at school this week! Yes I know most of you can’t believe it because  you still have about a month left of summer before your kids go back.… Read More

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Happy Hour #10 with Debra Parker

July 24, 2014

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Happy Hour Podcast #10 Debra Parker and I met for the first time in real life in 2008 on a trip to Haiti, but we… Read More

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RAGAMUFFIN, Based on the life of Rich Mullins: Giveaway

July 18, 2014

I was first introduced to Rich Mullins at children’s camp one year in Glen Rose, Texas. During one of the worship sets some band sang the song “Our God is An Awesome… Read More

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Every Mom Works by Ashley Andreano

July 11, 2014

My mother was a mom that worked in the home, a ‘stay at home mom’. It was AWESOME for me and my brothers. She volunteered like crazy at our schools and she… Read More

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Jesus and Mismatched Socks by Malorie Weber

July 10, 2014

I walk into the chaos and immediately feel unwelcome. Does anyone know I’m here? Does anyone care? I swirl around the rest of the night, trying to keep up. All the while,… Read More

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Parents: We Can’t Save Our Kids

July 9, 2014

This was originally published on the VERGE: Family site on June 12, 2014. I grew up scared into saying a prayer of salvation. I definitely didn’t want to go to hell, so… Read More

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Books I read in June 2014

July 8, 2014

Summer reading is by far my favorite. Actually beach reading is by far my favorite, and I read four books while Aaron and I were at the beach in early June. It’s… Read More

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Surprising Peace by Gloria Furman

July 7, 2014

A Big Surprise The midwives on the midnight shift in the maternity wing each paid a visit to my room to encourage me. I didn’t sleep that night, but not necessarily because… Read More

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Stitch Fix Review #11

July 4, 2014

I received my eleventh Stitch Fix this week and honestly I think this might have been my favorite. (Although I feel like I say that so often!) As soon as I opened… Read More

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Throwback Thursday: My eyelashes

July 3, 2014

I have a few friends that have started talking to me about these eyelash extensions they were getting. My first thought was – “seriously? eye lash extensions – what has this world… Read More

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Happy Hour Podcast #9 with Ashley Benson

July 2, 2014

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s guest on THE HAPPY HOUR is my friend Ashley Benson. Ashley and I actually grew up together in Brownwood, TX and then reconnected later in… Read More

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Around the Web: June 2014

July 1, 2014

This past month I had two articles over at the VERGE NETWORK and was on the Verge Women podcast twice. I love writing/podcasting for VERGE and I hope that you get to… Read More