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Three Things I’ve Learned About Love in Nine Years

Happy Thursday everyone and happy NINE YEAR anniversary to Josh and I! I’m not sure if anyone else out there still counts the anniversary they first started dating when they’re already married, but we do! (I still count months sometimes lol) On this day, nine years ago, Josh asked me to be his girlfriend in the parking lot of our high school. I actually remember the exact light pole we stood under. And yes, I insisted that he ask–it wasn’t official until the question  ...

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November Goals

A new month full of new possibilities! Am I the only one who doesn’t meet their goals for one month, but then looks forward to the next month to start fresh? A new month to me always feels good. Anyways, happy November. If you kept up with my goals from last month, you’ll know that I “tried” Blogtober (the goal being to write a post everyday in October). I got to Day 15 and got burned out. But, I’ll save that lesson for another post. Here’s a recap of my  ...

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What’s Next on Netflix

I finally finished Gossip Girl (for the second time) and it was just as good as I remembered. I didn’t doubt it would be for a second. But, wow can six seasons suck the time out of you. I kept wanting to hurry up and finish so I could get on with my life, but that would mean watching more and more episodes. It’s a vicious cycle. The husband would ask me to (fill in whatever household chore I don’t want to do because I rather watch Gossip Girl): sorry I can’t, I’m watching  ...

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Mid-Month Instagram Round Up

It’s the middle of October! Where has the month (and year) gone? If you’re just now tuning in, I challenged myself earlier this month to blog everyday! There have been a lot of new posts on Because I Said So; catch up here or read the fast, spark notes version below. October 1st, I started attending a new church and working my way through 1 Corinthians. I currently use a combination of the Beautiful Word Bible which is NIV and the Bible app on my phone in the Message  ...

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