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Happy Hour #88: Amy from The Bobby Bones Show

By On May 11, 2016

Podcast: Play in new window | Download   My guest for Happy Hour #88 is Amy from The Bobby Bones Show. Amy and I met several years ago during my short-lived career… Read More

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Happy Hour #82: Shay Shull

By On March 31, 2016

Podcast: Play in new window | Download   Shay Shull is my guest for Happy Hour #82. You may know Shay from her very popular food and family blogs, Mix and Match… Read More

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Happy Hour #80: Jamie B. Golden

By On March 16, 2016

My guest for episode #80 is my friend, Jamie B. Golden. Jamie is the cohost of the very popular pop culture podcast, The Popcast. She’s also a digital marketing consultant, helping people tell… Read More

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Happy Hour #79: Rachel Garlinghouse

By On March 11, 2016

My guest for Happy Hour #79 is Rachel Garlinghouse, author and champion for all things adoption. God used a near-death experience and an unexpected diagnosis of Type 1 diabetes to lead Rachel and… Read More

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Happy Hour #69: Mandy Rose

By On January 8, 2016

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Happy Hour #69 is with Mandy Rose. Mandy and her husband, Jeff, have three boys and are passionate about marriage and encouraging couples to make… Read More

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Happy Hour #66: Amanda Jones

By On December 10, 2015

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHappy Hour #66 is with Amanda Jones. Amanda is a Jesus-loving Texas girl married to a preacher boy from Missouri. They have 2 elementary-age kids, a new… Read More

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A little of this + a little of that.

By On October 11, 2015

Guys what the heck was I thinking when I thought I could possibly write on this blog for an entire month straight? Seriously I know some of you knew I wouldn’t make… Read More

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Happy Hour #56: Whitney Runyon

By On September 30, 2015

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHappy Hour #56 is with my friend Whitney Runyon. Whitney holds a Theatre Arts degree from The University of Texas and she believes that acting for more… Read More

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Adoption: sorrow and joy

By On May 4, 2015

I have said it a million times and I’ll say it again, adoption is beautiful, but it is always built on loss. There’s no way around that. For a child to enter… Read More

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Happy Hour #37: Trisha Davis

By On April 22, 2015

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Happy Hour #37 is with my friend Trisha Davis. Trisha and her husband, Justin, live in the Nashville area (for now) with their three boys.… Read More

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Happy Hour #33 with Asher Collie

By On March 10, 2015

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Happy Hour #33 is with my new friend Asher Collie, who founded the organization, SOLE HOPE, which I will be visiting this weekend! Asher and her… Read More

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Happy Hour #32 with Lindsey Wheeler

By On March 3, 2015

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Happy Hour #32 is with Lindsey Wheeler. Lindsey, her husband Chris, and their daughter Eliana live in Nashville, TN. Lindsey started BOTTLE OF TEARS after… Read More

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5 years ago.

By On February 4, 2015

On January 23rd when we celebrated Amos’ fifth year of his homecoming a thought occurred to me. He’s now been home with us longer than he wasn’t home with us. In 2010… Read More

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When the kids we love go home.

By On January 20, 2015

Today’s Fedna’s birthday. In 2009 we hosted her on a medical visa here for 9 weeks. To say that she changed my life is a vast understatement. Read more posts I wrote… Read More