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Done Is Better Than Perfect

March 6, 2015 // 12 Comments

For many years, I wrote mostly in my head. I might spend an entire day or even a week formulating a single sentence, turning the words over in my mind like agates in a [...]

Sweatpants: Our Dirty Love Affair

February 27, 2015 // 6 Comments

Shannon Day is wife to one gorgeous, yet slightly overbearing, Brit and mom to 3 little ladies. Once a teacher, now a story maker and occasional cocktail shaker, she shares [...]

Just One Thing

March 4, 2014 // 3 Comments

When Thoreau said most men lead lives of quiet desperation, I’m pretty sure he was talking about cleaning the bathroom. Or the mountains of laundry that loom menacingly on [...]

Fearless Kindness | Background Noise

January 2, 2014 // 2 Comments

I’m terrible at mornings. Especially noisy, chaotic mornings, and as a mother of three that pretty much means all mornings.  I wake up slightly anxious. I don’t spring [...]