Celebrated My 3rd Blogversary

thankyouThe first post on this blog was made Oct. 22, 2010 and I was whining about the cold. It is crazy to think that it has been 3 years since that post. It is amazing to see the journey that God has taken me on. It is also astounding to see that I can actually continue something for such a long time.

I began this blog because I was feeling lost after I graduated with my Bachelors and got married. I was going through transition stages in my life, really giant ones…but I wasn’t really sure what I was pursuing. At the time I figured the best thing to do was to continue with the things I was involved in: working at the campus bookstore, and working with the most incredible mission trip program that I have ever known. I felt anxious, wondering what I would be able to accomplish with me life. For a time I also felt jaded…having been promised that I could “change the world” and struggling to learn to communicate with my new husband (as we potty trained a stubborn beagle in the winter).

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The purpose of this blog became about celebrating even the little things in my life that God was developing. Over the years this has been random sharing about new products I liked, television shows, but mostly experiences. This blog has been a visual scrapbook and an encouragement to put one foot in front of the other in this adventure of serving the Lord.

Now, nearing the end of a certain journey (my Master’s degree/Internship) I find myself in a similar area of unknown, uncharted territory…but, I have 161 posts (and many others which will one day be posted when I catch up with life) that remind me of how faithful my God is. :0)

This post is to say “thank you” for being a part of this journey with me! Cheers!

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Hi! My name is Erin, and this is a place to "process out loud" in the words of my friends. You've probably noticed that the theme is kind of a wide theme, that is much like my life as I'm interested in MANY things: traveling, photography, jogging (its new!), being crafty, homesteading, firearms/self defense, and learning how to be a good wife. Through all of these things my goal is growing to know Christ more, and to make Him known. Each post shares a little about the promise that God has given me, that He'll finish what he began in me! (Phil 1:6) So thank you for joining me on this wonderful adventure.

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