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Happy Halloween! I decided to re-post my Spooky Season post from last year. It received a lot of attention last year and I thought it was worth a re-post as a reminder of what Halloween truly represents and a quick survey on paganism for those who are reading it for...
Earth Day
I spent a large chunk of childhood indoors, reading, writing, watching movies, and exercising my imagination until I had the foundation for my creativity, humor, and love of story-telling. Truth be told, I wasn't an "outdoorsy" girl. I liked air-conditioning and not...
A Week of Thanksgiving
There is officially only one week left until Thanksgiving. In order to prepare my heart and my mind for the holiday, and to reflect on the year and seek out the good, I am trading my weekly blog post for 7 Days of Thankfulness. I highly encourage you to join me in...
Happy Thanksgiving!
No matter how you celebrate or where you travel, I wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving! love, meg
The 5-Year Pleh

The 5-Year Pleh

One of the most relatable scenes in sitcom history comes from an early season of “FRIENDS.” The girls are having a night in, but things to start spiral downward as they talk about their lack of boyfriends, careers, and dreams. Monica laments, “I don’t have a plan! Do...

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Phoenix

Phoenix

The enemy tries to tell me I am dead inside.   It's easy to believe, and once I accept that lie, that's when a volley of  flaming arrows rain down on me.   It's harder to escape the enemy when you're engulfed in smoke and fire.   But   My God hears...

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A Season of Wintering

A Season of Wintering

Happy New Year! Are your resolutions still alive? I’ll let you in a secret – I didn’t make any. Here’s the thing about the new year: no matter our intentions, we don’t magically become new people at the stroke of midnight. We are the same souls on December 31 that we...

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A Year in Books – 2023

A Year in Books – 2023

Happy New Year! 2023's reading journey was mostly fiction, and a lot of DNF (did not finish) titles. My personal criteria for including a book on the Read list means that I either read the work in its entirety, or I read 25% and ultimately decided it wasn't for me....

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Everything is Fine

Everything is Fine

Last summer I felt a stirring in my spirit to take the next step in my faith journey. I could give you a play-by-play recap of what that stirring felt like and the decision-making process – hint: prayers, fasting, and partnership with trusted confidantes – but...

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Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday

– A call to confession and repentance as we enter into the Lenten season. We didn’t sing this song tonight at my church’s Ash Wednesday service, but it’s been on my mind since February 2nd – Gratitude by Brandon Lake. There are a few lines in particular that stand...

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Further Shenanigans
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