Monday’s Mash-up Cupcakes, Conversation, and Remembering

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Surprisingly, MLK day is one of my favorite days of the year.  For whatever reason its a day that challenges me to go deeper, to love more, appreciate more, and to just be grateful.  Today I’m incredibly grateful to live in a country that honors men that speak such brilliance.  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is one of the wisest men in our history, and I’m so grateful for a day in which we all think a little more about that words he said and the legacy he left.

On a different note, here’s a peek at this weekend’s Mash-up:

  • I’ve decided that dessert make weekends awesome.  Have y’all ever had the chocolate chip cookie skillet from Chili’s!?  I split one with the newlyweds and Morgan on Saturday, and boy, that bad boy never disappoints!
  • Yesterday we had the honor and privilege of celebrating sweet little Rhett and his mama, arriving in April!  Rhett is already so well loved and I can’t wait to meet him!!
  • There’s something to be said for good conversation with special people.  Conversations can either fill us up or tear us down, but when it’s life-giving, it’s best of all.
  • Despite being in warm California last week, I’ve adjusted back to the weather quite nicely, and I’m not going to lie, while I was there I missed my plaid a little bit!

What about you? How did you spend your weekend??

Posted:

January 19, 2015

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  1. tPoz says:

    I love that quote. sounds like you had a great weekend – I mean, anything topped with a choc chip cookie skillet has to be amazing, right!?

  2. Kat says:

    Great quote!
    (and I’ve never been to Chilli’s, might have to try it now!)

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