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Round of Applause 2.0

Awhile ago I said that this site was subject to change you might have noticed the Round of Applause section on the bottom. Yeah I got rid of it. 241 more words


Why You Should Never Let Someone Fool You. Ever.

There’s a classic idiom that goes, “Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me.”  But what happens if someone fools you three times in a row? 656 more words


Building Community

“My life is but a weaving…” – Corrie ten Boom

It’s been about three months since we PCS’d here to Virginia, and I’ve had some time to think about how the settling-in process has gone, how I’ll carve myself a new niche here, and how it fits into the bigger picture. 905 more words

Military Spouse

Have you ever read a book that feels tailor made for you? Like someone hopped inside your brain, picked out exactly what you love in a book, and then actually took the time to write said book?

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California friends dipped in Delta bronze

This place is like a drug. Northern California. The people you meet here are some of the best people in the world. You will make life long friends. 444 more words

Comparison is the Thief of Joy

Wake up, make coffee, check Facebook/Instagram/Twitter: typical morning in the lives of Basic Bitches everywhere. Confession time. I actually hate checking Facebook. All you see are posts bragging about grades/jobs/significant others/working out/eating paleo/whatever. 324 more words

Loving Well Using Myers-Briggs Type Indicators

One of my favorite questions to ask new friends is ‘Do you know your Myers-Briggs letters?’ I am a huge fan of this paradigm for considering different personality types because it is simple, easy to remember, and a great starting point to begin learning more about yourself and others. 1,134 more words