How to Have a Simple Christmas


The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: Most of us have probably started to think about Christmas already. Every year I feel like I should wait until after Thanksgiving to start thinking and planning for Christmas, but then it’s almost too late and I don’t have the time to plan or do some […]

7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess (Plus a Giveaway!)

7 by jen hatmaker

This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Sarah (sej1032@…) and Debbie (balix1@…)! There are a handful of books I’ve read that I’d consider truly life-changing. Grace for the Good Girl, The Screwtape Letters, Last Child in the Woods and In Defense of Food are among those. And now? I’d add Jen Hatmaker’s 7: An […]

Last Minute Ways to Reduce Waste This Christmas


The following post is from Emily of Live Renewed: Christmas is almost here! The excitement is building at our house for celebrations both small, with just our immediate family, and large, with our extended families. But besides presents and lots of really good food, the other thing that holidays are known for is creating lots […]