Tagged with lent

Caught My Eye #3

Caught My Eye #3

Lots of great stuff this week! 1. Girls + Science = Awesome. A young woman in 7th grade named Melody Green did a science project experiment on the effects of air pressure and temperature on altitude. Obviously, this means there should be a homemade “rocket” with Hello Kitty as the pilot, all filmed by four … Continue reading

Contest #2 Ends in One Week.

Contest #2 Ends in One Week.

Just a friendly reminder that my second contest at The Life Mosaic ends next Thursday at 11:59pm. The prize: a free copy of Decisive: How to Make Better Choices in Life and Work by Chip and Dan Heath when it hits the shelves on March 26. Please check the Contest #2 post for your chance to … Continue reading

First Thing Monday #7

First Thing Monday #7

It’s the fifth of forty days of Lent. By the end of your writing today, your character will know in their heart he or she will either make it all the way through Lent with the behavior they are changing intact… or failure is inevitable. He or she will know, period. He wipes the sweat … Continue reading

Contest #2 Win the New Heath Brothers Book.

Contest #2 Win the New Heath Brothers Book.

Welcome to our second contest at The Life Mosaic. This month’s prize: Decisive: How to Make Better Choices in Life and Work by Chip and Dan Heath I’ve decided to give up meat for Lent, going fully vegetarian for reasons theological, ethical, and health-related (in that order). The practice of giving up something for Lent is … Continue reading

Help: I Think I’m Going Vegetarian for Lent!

Help: I Think I’m Going Vegetarian for Lent!

That, my friends, is a Jucy Lucy. A cheeseburger with bubbling hot cheese magma waiting to burst forth as bubbling hot cheese lava coating the surface of your tongue, lips, and cheek as you bite into the delicious 100% all-American ground beef. And did I mention the fried onions on top? Or dipping french fries … Continue reading