Lindsey Earl

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An Open Letter To The American Church

Oh American church -- I am you. The son of a pastor: born on the west coast, raised on the east. I wrestle with the faith of my fathers -- MLK, Bonhoeffer, Kierkegaard, St. Paul, Abraham. We are born from a history of glory and shame. From the cross to the inquisition, from slavery to civil rights. …

Send me someone

Lord, send me someone.<p>Send me someone who adores me.<p>Send me someone who cherishes me.<p>Someone who invites me to church.<p>Someone who wants to know how …

This "Star Wars" Fan Theory About Kylo Ren Is Perfect

WARNING: This post contains huge spoilers and excessive use of the caps lock button.<p>"My dad's like, the best dad in the world and he's been a fan of <i>Star Wars</i> since forever and he's extremely smart so I'm glad he's finally putting it to good use," she said. "Me and my sister grew up with these …

Star Wars

We’ve Already Reached the Tipping Point on Global Warming. I’ve Seen It.

When I left the Arctic after my last photographic expedition there in August 2011, I knew — I could feel it, I could see it — that the “tipping …

A Letter From the Love You Haven't Met Yet

Dear Future Love of My Life:<p>I know. I should have written before. Forgive me. But I got the feeling that you were beginning to think I didn't exist. But I do. And I wanted to let you know that while I might be as elusive as a unicorn grazing in a field of four-leaf clovers, I'm close. I'm around …

My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward

We met at 18. We wed at 24. At 27, I checked my wife into a psych ward—for the first time. How mental illness re-shapes a marriage.<p>5.8K<p>SHARES<p>The …

Why The Longer You've Been Single, The Better You'll Be In A Relationship

Relationships are high-stakes these days.<p>I haven’t looked into the numbers, but considering how many relationships the average person has in a …

10 Dr. Seuss Quotes Worth Remembering

Posted by GreaterGoodness<p>His stories may have been written with kids in mind, but Dr. Seuss’s words are valuable at every age. <b>Here are 10 simple</b> …

Dean Potter's Final Essay on Love and Adventure

D<i>ean Potter wrote this essay on adventuring with his dog, Whisper, not long before he died in a BASE-jumping accident in Yosemite last spring. We’re publishing his words now, with the permission of his girlfriend, Jen Rapp, as a telling reflection of Potter’s values and love of the outdoors.</i><p>We …

Extreme Sports

Let Go of What you Want.

She sent me a message that said she doesn’t know how I keep all of my sh*t together and that she’s happy for me and envious at the same time.<p>She’s …

17 French Baby Names That Are Prime for an American Takeover

Books tell us they don’t get fat and ignore children's demands for iPads while calmly sipping Sancerre. Is there <i>anything</i> French women can’t do? Add …

BuzzFeed Food

10 Reasons Why This Generation Is Losing The Ability To Be In Love

Ever wonder what our generation will be known for in the decades to come? I ponder the question regularly.<p>There are so many great things we could be …

Do This To Fall in Love

<i>An incredible technique by psychologist Arthur Aron that may make you fall in l</i>ove.<p>More than 20 years ago, the psychologist Arthur Aron succeeded in …

Relationships

20 Things to Know Before You Date the Girl Who's Bad at Expressing Her Emotions

• She might seem like she’s being cold, but she’s just used to distancing herself from her own emotions, so she might sometimes do the same to …

I've never been good at praying. Really. Never.

The Absolute Tragedy Of Meeting The Love Of Your Life At The Wrong Time

Breakups are always hard because you have to mourn someone you loved and lost.<p>But, time heals everything, and eventually, you'll meet someone else. …

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having some wild experiences that you'll never forget.<p>From partying at the world's largest Carnival in Rio de Janeiro to paragliding in New Zealand, here are the trips you should take when …

This Incredible DIY Tiny Home Only Costs $1,200 To Build!

You can construct your very own A-frame tiny home for barely more than a grand!<p>Credit: Relaxshacks<p>Who <i>doesn’t</i> daydream about building a tiny home and …

19 Books To Read If You Loved The "Harry Potter" Series

Maybe you'll never find a book better than Harry Potter, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy reading other novels about magic, friendship, and adventure.

Books

The best microwave mug cake recipes to make in minutes

Many of us have succumbed to the lure of the mid-afternoon microwave cake. There is something satisfyingly indulgent about piling spoonfuls of sugar and flour into a mug, then watching a steaming, sweet-smelling perfectly risen cup come out of the microwave five minutes later.<p>These recipes, from …

Dessert

This New Book Deflates The 'Eat, Pray, Love' Fantasy—And Offers A New One

Dropping the word “enlightenment” into a novel’s title can be read as a provocation of sorts. It implies certain aspirations, certain promises of insight and revelatory character development.<p>In Andrea Gillies’ <i>The Enlightenment of Nina Findlay</i>, this insinuated promise is an ever-elusive lure …

20 Quotes You Need When You Feel Like You Don't Have Your Sh*t Together

Life is rough. It's full of failure, heartache and disappointment. There aren’t just moments, but days, weeks and months of suffering.<p>We fall down, …

Why I Got Rid of My Wardrobe

By onApril 20, 2015 in Dallas Moms Blog, Shopping<p>This spring I got rid of my entire wardrobe. I did it because I have been wearing yoga pants as …