7 Quick Takes about dog whispering fails, a hilarious interview moment, and why my radio show will have the best intro music ever

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— 1 — Thank you so much for all the wonderful responses to my big announcement! After I published the post, I was horrified to realize that I forgot to include the most important part: In one of the demos, I mentioned in passing that my two favorite genres of music are Gregorian chant and rap…. [Continue Reading]

7 Quick Takes about a special vintage dress, a hiphop wedding, and that moment when all your cards are declined at Wal Mart

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— 1 — I‘m back! I haven’t been blogging much lately because I’ve been savoring my real life. I spend my mornings gazing out the window, prayerfully watching the morning sun filter through the clouds as I sip my coffee. In the afternoons, I bake healthful goodies with the kids before we do crafts related to… [Continue Reading]

7 Quick Takes about Edel 2015, the impending doom of me traveling with a baby, and why there’s a man in a banana suit on the IP website

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— 1 — The official pictures from the E Gathering are up! You can check them out at my uncle Kevin Geraghty’s photography site here. My sweet uncle generously offered to come out and handle all the pictures, and I’m thrilled with how they turned out. You’re welcome to use them on your blogs or… [Continue Reading]

7 Quick Takes that involve book nerdery, visions of nightmarish travel, conference jitters, and the video that made me sob for an hour

— 1 — The E Gathering begins one week from today! For those of you who don’t know the backstory, this conference came into being suddenly and unexpectedly. In November of last year, I wrote a post telling the story of how Hallie Lord and I to a risk and committed ourselves to this idea somewhat… [Continue Reading]