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Happy Birthday: A Dessert Retrospective

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Had a lot of tasty things made for me for my birthday over the years. This banoffee pie made by a friend of mine last year is definitely in the top five! 

Today’s my birthday! I’m 27, y’all!

I may be a for real grown-up and have been for a few years now, but birthdays still stir up in me a slightly crazed, child-like glee for all things sweet and frosted.

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New Year, New Magic and Not-So-New Music

 

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A mural inside Hendershot’s Coffee in Athens, Ga.

I’m not a musician. I might be more than a little tone-deaf. And a consistent sense of rhythm is something that escapes me on a daily basis.

My taste in music is best described as an eclectic mix, often featuring dad-joke-levels of corniness and sugary pop. It’s very Billboard, but there are some random tracks here and there to keep things interesting.

That said, despite all of the above, there is one musical superpower I have. You ready?

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Self-Care Sunday: What’s Worked For Me

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One of my #operationbeautiful notes from last year. The quote is a  version of a mantra often recited during Loving-Kindness meditation.

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It’s a new year, but that’s not the only reason I’m writing about self-care.

It’d be all too easy to just say that remembering to take care of myself (especially spiritually/emotionally) was just another one of my new year’s resolutions. But that’s only half-true.

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Pinterest Perfect: #thatworklunchlife Part 2

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Unlike the photo featured in the last post, I actually did prepare the food photographed here. Looks yummy, right?

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If you had told 7-year-old me that I’d someday write a blog post about pesto pasta I would have shot you a withering stare and promptly said “Blechh!” or “Ewwwwwwww!”  or “What the heck’s a blog?”

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