On That Time Matthew Traveled the World with Morgan Freeman

January 14, 2016

Remember this fall when Matthew was out of the country for a month on a work trip, but I couldn’t share what it was for? Um, yeah. He was traveling the world as a writer/photographer for a new National Geographic show called The Story of God… with Morgan Freeman. Are you dying? Because I still […]

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A Perfect Pair: The + My (Fringe Hours)

January 13, 2016

First off, thank you SO much to everyone who has picked up a copy of The Fringe Hours this week. Amazon dropped the price to just $1.99 and it is closing in on the top 100 of all Kindle books. What the heck?! Y’all are amazing. Please keep telling your friends and spreading the word. […]

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Buy The Fringe Hours for $1.99

January 11, 2016

Well, 2016 is underway. You’ve probably made your resolutions, taken down your Christmas decorations and your kids are back in school. (I’ll be honest… about 50% of our Christmas decorations are still up, so no judgement if you are in that boat!) Now is when it’s time to start putting those New Year’s plans for […]

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This Week’s Best: Links You’ll Love

January 8, 2016

I love when bloggers list their favorite reads, products, etc. each week, so I am going to try to do this on a more regular basis this year. I hope you enjoy this week’s curated collection. Reads from Around the Web A blessing for the new year: As the first week of the new year […]

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Our 2015 Year-in-Review Video

January 7, 2016

Matthew created our 2015 annual year-in-review video and it is SO fun. Check it out!

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5 Ways to Simplify Your To Do List

January 6, 2016

We can all be slaves to our to do lists. Sometimes I feel like I’m on a hamster wheel, constantly running trying to get things off the list, but more things keep getting added– and I keep running. That said, usually if something gets on the list, it will have a better chance of getting […]

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Choose Joy: Introducing Sara’s Book

January 5, 2016

I’ve started this blog post a dozen different ways. Nothing seems good enough. Some of you might remember my friend Sara, known on the Internet as Gitzen Girl. Sara had an autoimmune disease, was home bound and sadly passed away in 2011. Thousands were impacted by her blog writing and today a book, of Sara’s […]

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5 Ways to Slow Down + Free Pampering Gift ($40 Value)

January 3, 2016

Last week I shared that my word for the year is SLOW. After a crazy 2015, I am ready to pursue my own Fringe Hours advice to practice better self-care and make more room to breathe. Below are 5 ways I plan to do this. Maybe they will inspire you too. It is so important […]

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My One Little Word: Slow

January 1, 2016

I have never claimed a single word for my year as much as I claiming the word “slow” for 2016. 2015 was an unforgettable, life-changing year: A baby. Two book releases. Television appearances. Travel. Parties. Fun. Yet, if I am really honest with you, it was also really hard. I worked too much and didn’t […]

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Simple & Fun Fill-In Books You Need for 2016

December 28, 2015

I absolutely love Q&A, fill-in, journal type books. They are an easy way to do memory keeping, only require a few minutes and are so fun to look back on. I have bought several new ones for 2016 and thought I would share my favorites + some other ones that you might be interested in. […]

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