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Choosing Beauty Blog

ABOUT THE BLOG

Back in 2006, this blog started with a rainbow — just like so many big moments in my life have — and an invitation to document magic and beauty: photograph it, write about it, choose to see it. So I did, and my whole world changed. To learn more about how the blog came to be, click here. Over all these years, the blog has been a place where I could share my path — healing, loss, growth, change and the good in all of it. I hope what you find here helps you find the good in your path, too.

LIV’S LATEST POSTS

Finding the Light on Dark Days

Finding the Light on Dark Days

Last night my mom was driving me home after another long day at the hospital and infusion center. I'm nearly three months into a pretty long journey with breast cancer that, so far, has been a bumpier road than expected. As we sat at a downtown stoplight, she pointed...

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The House Where I Lost Myself

The House Where I Lost Myself

This is the house where I lost myself. Eighteen years ago, that little bungalow felt palatial to us, and Brad and I were thrilled to put our stamp on our first real home. It would become the house where we'd start a family, and we were so excited to meet...

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Where are the angels when tragedy strikes?

Where are the angels when tragedy strikes?

  On Monday, participants in my Project Light Year class received a long email from me about the tragic mass shooting in Orlando. In that ecourse, we're exploring sacred signs and divine intervention all year together. I know it may seem like neither were present...

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Justin Bieber is an empath. Are you one, too?

Justin Bieber is an empath. Are you one, too?

Today, Justin Bieber announced that he's canceling all future meet-and-greet sessions with fans because of how much they drain his energy, to the point of depression. While I'm sure some people are questioning or scoffing at this announcement, it all makes perfect...

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