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Weekend Roundup: July 3-5

Let Freedom Ring, It’s Independence Day! Did you know that according to WalletHub’s recent rankings of Best & Worst Places for July 4th Celebrations around the country, San Antonio ranks #92 overall? This comes as a surprise to me considering all the celebrations in and around San Antonio we’ve managed to find. To make it easier for […]

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Summer Black Bean & Corn Salsa Dip

I love entertaining in the summer. It’s so much more relaxed and laid back. I love entertaining, period, but summer gatherings call for family-style lunches, cool drinks, and fun in the sun with neighbors and friends. My go-to appetizer dip to have out when family and friends come over is a black bean and corn […]

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On Armpit Hair

Look, an armpit selfie! This is a typical look for me. I rarely shave it all off or let it all grow out. Just a nice trim—the armpit hair equivalent of a Caesar cut. Women’s armpit hair seems be a fashion question lately. If keeping your armpits immaculately hairless helps you feel confident and beautiful, […]

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God Moments

God Moments: My Child Needs a Hearing Aid

God moments: those little events in which God’s love and plan are laid bare. In which it is undeniable that He has a hand in our daily lives. Sometimes, God moments are obvious, like when they involve everyone at gate A-4 of the Albuquerque airport. Other times, they are apparent only to the person who […]

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Life Lessons from the Kitchen Sink

I don’t use the dishwasher. I grew up without one, and so did my husband, so we wash all of our dishes by hand. We’re weird. We have a dishwasher, but only because we feel like we need to have one for resale value and also to appear normal. As much as I loathe dishwashing, it […]

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Weekend Roundup

Weekend Roundup: June 26-28

It’s officially summer! That’s right. Even though school’s been out for a couple of weeks, the summer solstice just took place on June 21. Here’s to many more summer days and nights ahead… If you haven’t checked out the summer schedule at the San Antonio Public Library branches, I highly recommend you do so. This is […]

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