our wedding day: part two

This post is the second half of our wedding day: part one! I wanted to recap the day for the purpose of remembering as well as helping other brides with ideas for their own...

navigator’s council

I wanted to share this gift I bought for me and Clay that has truly blessed our marriage. It is a tool we have been using for about six weeks now, and I must...

an intro

He’s not only my husband, he’s tangible evidence of God’s grace and goodness in my life. I never thought I’d meet someone like him—handsome and godly. I thought I’d eventually have to compromise on...

I have this hope.

This song by Tenth Avenue North has affected me so much in this season of unknown that I decided to write a blog about it. “Was there purpose for the pain? Did I cry...

custom wedding hangers

My eyes fill with tears as I look at these photos. On the long road of singleness I wished so many times I was married, years before my wedding day came. I watched friend...

the best things in life aren’t free

“You are mine; forever mine.” – Joshua Radin, In Your Hands I endured a long road of singleness before God brought my husband into my life. Our wedding day, April 23, 2016, was a day...

oh the places you’ll go… with lavender

Alright, I’m going to be honest here. I don’t really love the smell of lavender. I mean, I don’t hate it. But I won’t lie… I don’t love it. {There are so many other...

it’s a wonder

“With all of my heart, I’m racing, watch the pages…” This weekend I got to see a side of my husband I never have before. Well, I got to meet a group of friends...

if I could go back…

Just laying here enjoying the Texas heat. There’s a cool breeze, and I am all nostalgic with all the feels. This morning Clay and I walked around west campus a bit, and I got...

Girl, are you still wearing perfume?!

Let’s face it: We all want to smell nice. Smells are powerful and have been proven to be directly related to our emotions. As this article states, “Our olfactory receptors are directly connected to the...