Lifestyle & Pop Culture


Enneagram Gift Guide 2022

December 6, 2022

To all my Enneagramateurs, your gift-giving is now handled. Here’s what to get every number on your list. Type 1: The Perfectionist Gifts for cultivating organization and the perfectly imperfect. This delicious Holiday Gift Box of nut-based rubs is the perfect addition to any savory or sweet dish. FORTHELOVE saves you 15%. The…

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A wellness hack I want to tell you about

May 21, 2022

One of my favorite things to tell you about is my wellness hacks. But, let me first say, this whole “wellness” thing has been a journey for me. It’s something I’ve really been focusing on deeply over the last two years — at every level of wellness: the physical, the…

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Gilmore Girls: All My Feely Feelings

October 7, 2015

In a leader, you really want tenacity. Friends, I want you to know that you can trust my influence because I totally committed to the entire Gilmore Girls series this summer. I see through my vows. I am not a quitter. A lot of you followed “my journey” through GG since…

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Before/After Pics of My New Office…And My Muse

July 9, 2014

I have never had an office. I had a desk for awhile, but my children used it as an art table. I’ve written all of my books in very glamorous places like the corner of the couch, my unmade bed, the kitchen table, and my bathroom floor. When we moved…

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If I Were An Advertiser

April 14, 2014

Undoubtedly, one of the best features of our new DVR/On Demand/Netflix world is the ability to watch our shows and skip the ads. I mean, all the good commercials will get posted as a Youtube video on Facebook, so the wheat will separate its own self from the chaff, and…

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Some Things I Wish Would Go Away

March 19, 2014

I like to think I’m an easy person, that I can flex and flow. I’m not wound super tight. For example, last week during Spring Break, it occurred to me somewhere around Thursday that none of my children had taken a shower that week. Do you see what I’m saying? I’m…

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Technology for Morons

February 25, 2014

Listen, friends. You know I care about the struggles of this world. I have deep thoughts and big feelings about important issues like orphan care and human trafficking. I realize the world is suffering and we only have so many days on this planet and if we aren’t careful we’ll…

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That Time I Was on the Today Show

June 27, 2013

Alright. I can only let so many of you tell me You were great on the Today Show! Very poised! Like you’ve done it for years! so many times before my conscience cracks under the illusion. And for the rest of you asking What was it like? I give you the unembellished truth of…

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Not a Fan

September 3, 2012

My friend Doug once described me in an article he wrote like this: “Imagine if George Carlin and Beth Moore had a kid…” The ease with which deep, important spiritual ideas cohabitate with absolute drivel in my brain space is probably disturbing. I crave comedy and laughter so viscerally, that…

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July 20, 2012

I lived in Houma, LA from 4th to 7th grade. Oh, how we loved that place. Within five days of moving there, I’d eaten crawfish and alligator and shrimp poboys, and that’s a true story. My fifth grade teacher, Mrs. Crochet, was the Queen of Mardi Gras, and there are…

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