#WEverb12: Cook

December 6, 2012

I am participating in #WEverb12 for the month of December where I will write to a prompt every day this month to reflect upon the last year. Cook: What was your best recipe/dish of the year? Share it! Today’s prompt says “best” but I’m going to write to the most memorable dishes of the year since they are more […]

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#WEverb12: Fellowship

December 5, 2012

I am participating in #WEverb12 for the month of December where I will write to a prompt every day this month to reflect upon the last year. Fellowship: What community has engaged you most this year and what did you get out of your participation? I wasn’t anticipating writing two posts about South Africa in a row, but […]

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#WEverb12: Experiment

December 4, 2012

Experiment: What did you do in 2012 that you had never done before? Will you do it again? Oh, the things that I’ve done this year that I had never done before… There are so, so many. I could start out by recounting all of the countries I went to that I had never gone to […]

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#WEverb12: Stay

December 3, 2012

I am participating in #WEverb12 for the month of December where I will write to a prompt every day this month to reflect upon the last year. Stay: How did you stay in the moment this year? Staying in the moment was a big goal of mine this year. I knew that Spain would come and go […]

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#WEverb12: Watch

December 2, 2012

I am participating in #WEverb12 for the month of December where I will write to a prompt every day this month to reflect upon the last year. Watch: What movie did you see this year that you would recommend to a friend? Most of the movies I saw this year were via Netflix because I […]

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#WEverb12: Compose

December 1, 2012

I’ve decided to participate in WEverb12 this year. For those of you unaware of the concept, Weverb12 is “a series of questions/prompts that ask you to reflect on 2012 and look forward to 2013.” I will be answering a question/prompt every day this month and publishing it here. I’ve fallen away from blogging because I’ve […]

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Mantra #2: Do the Right Thing

October 18, 2012

So you all know our first mantra now: Go, Do. It inspires us to think and dream without limits. It inspires us to always choose action over excuses. Our second mantra started out as a joke, but is now one of the most uttered phrases in our household. Do The Right Thing Do the Right […]

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Mantra #1: Go, Do

October 11, 2012
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Mike and I have two mantras that we say to each other on a near-daily basis. I was never much of a mantra kind of person, but what started out as little jokes or reminders have somewhere along the way turned into very deeply-held beliefs that we possess today. Mantra #1: Go, Do. Go, Do […]

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Welcome, Weddingbee Readers!

October 10, 2012

For those of you stopping by the page today after my sign-off on Weddingbee, welcome! I’ve been incredibly busy adjusting to life back in the States since we moved back from Spain in August, but I’m ready to start sharing some of my experiences and catch up on some of the travels we had in […]

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Two Years

October 10, 2012

It seems impossible that we’ve only been married for two years. It seems like it’s been so, so much longer after everything we’ve done in the last 731 days. We started here: Photo by Georgi Anastasov And since then, we’ve visited 14 US States. We’ve been to 12 different countries. We lived in Spain for […]

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Home

August 1, 2012

Home seems like an inconceivable concept to me now as I face the end of this incredible journey in Spain. I can’t quite wrap my head around the prospect of home and all that it entails. One one hand, I am so, so excited to get back to everything and everyone that I love and […]

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