Joy does not simply happen to us. We have to choose joy, and keep choosing it every day.” ~ Henri J.M. Nouwen
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Happy Monday! As is the way (though with all of the mask wearing, we have forgotten this), when the kids get sick, the parents get sick. I'm a little grumpy about this because I really don't feel well. I figured this is a great time to share some thoughts on covering your cough:
New recipe: Tofu at its finest: easy oven recipe, caramelized peanut sauce, and super tasty.
New post: Being brave sometimes feels pretty darn scary.
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