Category Archives: life events

Moving on up (2 miles north)

On Tuesday the packers came. On Wednesday the movers came. And today we woke up in our new (to us!) house. We had been at our last rental for 11 months and made a fairly quick decision to leave… for … Continue reading

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Six Months

We’ve been in Seattle for exactly six months, and I honestly can’t believe it. On one hand I feel like we just left Chicago. On the other hand I feel like we lived in Chicago a lifetime ago. I guess … Continue reading

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My Thirties Started Off on Quite the High Note!

As I mentioned in my last post, I turned thirty (wow, it still sounds old) over the weekend. I was expecting a nice, laid back birthday weekend with Clara, Tim, and two of our close (married) friends who were (supposedly)¬†coming … Continue reading

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Turning Thirty and Thinking About My Twenties

This past weekend I turned 30. THIRTY! Doesn’t that sound old(ish)?! I feel like if getting married and becoming a mom didn’t make me an adult, turning 30 certainly did. I love looking at my life and seeing how far … Continue reading

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How God Has Challenged Me

We moved to Seattle 5 months ago. Time has really, really flown. In some ways I feel like we¬†just got here, and in some ways I feel like we’ve been here for quite some time. We’ve met some terrific people … Continue reading

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