I Don’t Understand It

// on grief and loss and the unanswered questions of this life // I sat in church on Sunday and hot tears flooded my eyes, pouring down my cheeks more quickly than I could...

4 wellness tools for winter

Today I’m sharing my top 4 wellness tools for winter! 1. immune rollerball If y’all know me at all, you know I’m obsessed with essential oils. These tiny unicorn tears hold some seriously big...

float the canal

Packing up for our family trip to Hawaii, I couldn’t wait to get to the airport to pick up Clay. He’d been gone two weeks in the Congo on a work trip, and we’d...

with awe and wonder

“Oh, darlin’ my heart’s on fire for you.” – Passenger I remember looking into his eyes that day with awe and wonder that he chose me. Fast forward into marriage, and I find myself...

on letting go and trusting God.

2018 brought quite a few lessons on letting go and trusting God. With Clay in an interim job position, much of our year felt like just that — an “interim” or an “in between.”...

Christmas Eve advent devo

This year I was asked to write an advent devo for our church. I thought it would be nice to share it here! . . . . . . . “She will bear a...

grief.

Grief. It sneaks up on you. Often when you least expect it. Pops up out of the blue with no warning at all.⠀ Last night we were watching Last Man. Neil’s daughter had passed...

living water

“Like cold water to a thirsty soul, so is good news from a far country.” – Proverbs 25:25 Water. We all need it. We can’t live without it. We need it to survive. We...

5 wedding signs you’ll actually use in your home

So, you’re planning your wedding and finding it to be quite the non-budget friendly endeavor. Sound about right? Looking back on our wedding, there were so many expenses on things we would never use...

our journey of miscarriage

On October 3, our world changed. In one moment our lives would never be the same. We became parents. It was a season of celebration, of anticipation, of dreaming and planning. My sweet parents...