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Saturday Morning Coffee // March 2019

March 2, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s official, I’m a coffee drinker. After years of “I don’t do caffeine”, I’ve hit a point in my life where I recognize that I need just a little bit more oomph to keep me going through my daily checklist. My wonderful husband drinks black coffee, so I drink black coffee now. (Folgers Black Silk,…

iPhone Home Screen // February 2019

February 19, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 3 minutes It only took me 3 tries to spell February correctly in the title. I’ll call that a win. For those of you who are unfamiliar, this post is part of a new series chronicling the evolution of my iPhone home screen over the year. As part of my year of no, I am actively working…

Morning Run Views // Happy Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 2 minutes Happy Valentine’s Day! My car wouldn’t start today, and the power keeps going out, but I don’t care because today is Valentine’s Day, and I will celebrate it with my husband. Really, we’ll celebrate it this weekend with a cooking class, but I have plans to make spaghetti squash, meatballs, and tomato sauce planned for…

Show Us Your Books // Feb 2019

February 12, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 3 minutes I’ve read 3 books in the last month: one great, one very good, and one meh. Interestingly, those reviews correlate with their length. Pure coincidence. Red Platoon by Clinton Romesha Netflix has a new docuseries called “Medal of Honor”, sharing the stories of valor of the recipients. Clint Romesha was profiled in the second one.…

The Magic of Boredom

February 11, 2019
AUTHOR: Emilie

Reading Time: 4 minutes As I sit on a crowded Delta flight, the folks sitting next to me closing in, I find myself in a mind place that I haven’t been in a while. I finished the book I brought with me on the last flight (and because of my #bookbuyingban there won’t be another until I get home).…