Browsing the category: Daily

Minnesota nice

The land of 10,000 lakes and people who will look you in the eye, ask how you’re doing and be genuinely interested in the answer.

A response and an apology

An attempt to give this issue the thought and measure it deserves.

Wildlife Encounters, episode “Baby Elephant”

Finally I bumped into an animal that didn’t try to attack me or my house, die, or require emergency rescue.

Totes amazeballs

Allow Sarah to be a cranky person on the internet and share her personal least favorite words and phrases.

Saying Yes

“We are unwinding from stressful weeks by hooting when someone with a spray tan and a squared-off French manicure says she needs one dress for the ceremony and another for the reception.”

Rich People Gotta Upholster Too

“There are separate books for tableware, lighting, bath, linens, and small spaces, which are great if you’re decorating your pied-à-terre in Buenos Aires or Antwerp, and who among us isn’t.”

Independence

I would guess that rarely do many of us seriously reflect on some of the very basic privileges afforded to us. This is how you can help.

Oh no, dooce found Jesus

“If you read the Bible, if you study the person that Jesus was when he walked the earth, you’d understand that there was never a trade or a cost for his service. He fed and he clothed and he healed because he loved.”

A haircut in photos

One of the best things about having girls is getting to do things like this with them. I will pull up this post in the future when all of our periods sync up.

Some initial thoughts from a travel-addled brain

Yes, this happens close to home, too, and yes, there are ways we can all help. I will soon address all of that, but right now I’m getting my bearings about me.