The Thankful List


source In my dreams, this is my Thanksgiving centerpiece. In reality we’ve got so much food filling the table, there is no place for a pumpkin display … and that deserves ample thanks! And a few more noteworthy thanks for today. This barely chips the iceberg. This mama has so much to be thankful for! […]



Baby Jemma flashback! And look at those heels I used to wear to work on the daily! Learning /// about essential oils. So. much. to. learn. Growing /// a bit of courage to share a photo or two from my Beauty Revealed Project photo shoot. Have you liked this page on Facebook yet? It’s such […]

Birthday Wish List


October is birthday month around here. Which means preparation begins in September. Specifically September 9th (the day after my sister’s birthday).  You see, growing up I wasn’t allowed to discuss my birthday until after Katie’s birthday ended. Seems like a good parenting plan. Totally giving my mom a high five. Although, back then I didn’t […]

Tag, You’re It!


Lindsy over at LMR Photos started a fun game of tag last week … I thought I’d join in! If you want to keep it going here’s what you do … Answer the second set of questions on your blog and at the bottom, dream up a set of 10 new questions. Make sense? Comment […]

I Write At Night


Lately, bed time has been like clock work around here. Pajamas, teeth, stories, Bible, prayers, milk and then lights out. Max at 7pm and Jem by 7:30pm. It’s glorious. We’re raising little sleep lovers around these parts. Once everyone is tucked in Dominic begins a house project or snuggles himself onto the couch and I […]

Five Things


  One / / / I try really hard to go to bed between 10-11pm. Max still wakes often to nurse/snuggle at night and is up for the day between 6-7am so having 8ish hours of rest is necessary to a happy day. My “bed time” doesn’t always happen, but I try. Like now, it’s […]