Posts by Sarah Lewis

Ben's Mango-Strawberry Smoothie

Ben isn’t much of a morning person, so we do smoothies on the way to school. I blend it up and then pour it into a Mason jar with one of these awesome lids. He likes his smoothie heavy on the mango, and I add in almonds for some healthy fat. Don’t be weirded out by the…

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Name that tune (Audrey Assad's "Oh, the Deep, Deep Love of Jesus")

I discovered Audrey Assad recently (thanks to the Rabbit Room) and then realized that a bunch of her music is available on Amazon Prime Music, too. I immediately recognized the tune of her rendition of “Oh, the Deep, Deep Love of Jesus” but couldn’t place it. (I also didn’t immediately recognize that the backing vocalist…

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Aggregation Theory: better with every client

Via Michael Schofield, this morning I came across Ben Thompson’s Aggregation Theory. The article is fantastic, particularly as it provides a lot of concrete examples that helped me wrap my head around the abstract concept. One of the most interesting takeaways for me was this: What is important to note is that in all of…

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The Gmail plus sign trick works with G Suite

You may be familiar with the old “plus sign trick” where you can add a plus sign followed by anything you like to the local part (the part before the @ sign) of your Gmail address, and it will be delivered to your main email address. I’ve used that trick for years (on sites that…

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What I bought with my $778

I recently won a year-long HealthyWager that earned me $778 for dropping 50+ pounds (yay me!). Lots of people knew I was almost there (hello, accountability), and most of them asked, “What are you going to do with your prize money?” to which my standard reply was, “Fritter it away on frivolous purchases!” I said…

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