a good gift

On March 13, I felt her move for the very first time. It was a moment I’ll never forget. Clay and I were sitting on the couch watching tv, and all of a sudden...

cherry chocolate smoothie

Cheersin’ to Spring with a Cherry Chocolate smoothie! CHERRY CHOCOLATE SMOOTHIE RECIPE⠀ • handful ice⠀ • 3/4 c. organic frozen cherries ⠀ • 3/4 c. organic riced cauliflower ⠀ • 1 scoop Vital Proteins...

re-bloom

I planted these wildflowers only to walk outside one day and find their blooms completely gone. I’m not sure if an animal had eaten them or what. Regardless, I was so sad! I loved...

to the one who waits

To the one who waits, Don’t settle for good. Wait for God’s best.⠀If there are red flags, seek wisdom through Scripture, prayer and wise counsel.⠀ Don’t compromise. Wait for a man who won’t want...

enough cake to go around

Why do we have a difficult time being happy for each other? Why do we struggle so much with rooting one another on? I feel like there is an underlying current in our society...

baby feet

On March 4, 2019, we saw her sweet baby feet… And I cried. God gave me a vision when I was in the thick of fear of losing this pregnancy. I saw two little...

DIY dry shampoo

One of my first pregnancy symptoms was–you guessed it–greasy hair! I used to be able to go like four days without my hair, but now I feel like I need to wash it about...

12 ways to personalize your wedding

After waiting so long to get married and after having attended so many weddings, one thing that was really important to me was making sure our wedding was unique and personal to us. Here...

it’s a girl.

On Saturday we found out if our little Valentine is a boy or a girl… One of my best friends had these adorable cookies made for the party. We had another friend fill a...

our pregnancy after loss

pregnant. December 12, 2018 It’s been 4 days since I found out I am pregnant. Pregnant. 2 days later that word seemingly sat there with an ease on that stick not seen, felt or...