Cover Reveal for The Mornings

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  It’s here! I’m unveiling the cover to my first book and I couldn’t be more excited. My designer was Morgan Cannino Parker, and it was a joy to work with her. We had a conversation about my initial thoughts … Continued

The Case for a Simpler Wedding

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  It’s wedding season! People are sending invitations, making travel plans, buying dresses, and trying on shoes to see if they’re comfy while dancing. I’ll preface this post by saying this: if your dream in life is to have an … Continued

Happy Earth Day

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  Happy Earth Day! This year, let’s do more than recycle and refrain from littering (people who throw out cigarette butts into gutters and out of car windows, you still have work to do). Let’s vote for people who will … Continued

Seeing Pink

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  I love when someone else’s words are so beautiful they make me pause while I soak in their meaning. This past Thursday, some unknown author gave me pause when my pastor read the Eucharistic prayer. One of the lines … Continued

Exciting Update

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  I’m writing a book. Okay, you might have already known that, but there has been so much progress┬ásince I last spoke of it on the blog. This story–this great conglomeration of words and keyboard strokes and black and white … Continued

MGM National Harbor

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Slots, street corn, flowers, and flashing lights. I visited the new MGM at the National Harbor and my first trip there didn’t disappoint. We took a shuttle that dropped us off right at the door, which was great because the … Continued

Good Eats in San Francisco

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One thing I love about traveling for work is trying new places to eat. I’m half Mexican, my stepdad is a chef, and my stepdad’s mother is Italian. I was born to love food, and I do. My favorite new … Continued

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