Posts Tagged ‘love’

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JuJu’s half birthday.

Judah is 6 months old today!!! do you hear the overwhelming sigh of relief in those exclamation marks?! guys, we made it six months. i feel like i just passed my super hard midterms or received a clean bill of health after that scary one night stand. this perfect little being is healthy and, from what i […] Read more…

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all about that Zimzum.

over the weekend, Akeem and i watched an episode of Super Soul Sunday with guests Rob + Kristen Bell. not this Kristen Bell, this one. they were discussing their new book, The ZimZum of Love: A New Way of Understanding Marriage. i love watching stuff like this. while i feel pretty grounded in my understanding and […] Read more…

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well, hello again!

hey there! i’m back to posting irregularly, after taking the last few weeks to obsess over our little guy. thank you a zillion times over for all your well wishes here and on Facebook and Instagram. we welcomed Judah Eli Smith on September 18th at 5:12am. he’s a Virgo, he likes long walks in the […] Read more…

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low tide love.

last night i crossed something off my cali bucket list. i took a stroll on a completely deserted, totally safe, beautifully moon-lit beach at the lowest tide of the day, in the middle of the night. and it was awesome. akeem and i decided to spend one last weekend away (before it’s Thundercats are go!!) and head to […] Read more…

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60/40: the golden relationship rule.

last night my husband and i had dinner with a dear friend and her dad. after a quick catch up, we started talking about family and relationships. as we’re newlyweds and on our way to being new parents, we find ourselves having these types of conversations often. but last night our friend’s father, a very intelligent and intentional […] Read more…

2.16.13.

guys. i’m just. i feel elevated. my spirit is so full. you know when you just have one of those days. a day full of affirming messages and so much love. where you feel like everything is amazing and anything is possible. today was one of those days. it’s taken me hours to put it […] Read more…

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lgbt, and me, for obama.

i’ve read that it’s bad for bloggers and writer-types, anyone who is looking to garner support for their work and their brand, to share their political views in their creative/business space. it’s thought to alienate and possibly discourage some from patronage because they may so strongly feel another way that they will no longer support […] Read more…