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“You can’t eat beauty, it doesn’t sustain you. What is fundamentally beautiful is compassion, for yourself and those around you. That kind of beauty enflames the heart and enchants the soul.” Lupita Nyong’o Do you have a word that is banned in your house? The word I have recently banned […]

The Word Diet Is Banned In My House

“She knows who she is. She just forgot for a little while.” Donald Miller Every now and then, we should take some time to check in with ourselves, examine who we think we are. Figure out who we’ve become. Not the person others say we are, not the person we […]

Keeping it Real

“The war stops when we stop speaking to ourselves with weapons disguised as words.” Rebecca Ray I have a picture in my mind of who I want to be as a mum. I also have one of who I think I actually am. Suffice to say, they’re two vastly different […]

Through Her Eyes

“He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he who helps to perpetrate it. He who accepts evil without protesting against it is really cooperating with it.” Martin Luther King, Jr. I’m scared of looking stupid. I’m scared of getting it wrong. I’m scared of other […]

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