Choose

Joshua 24:15 – “Choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve. But as for me and my house we will serve the Lord” Why do we always seem to forget the first part of this verse? I always see home decor with “as for me and my house we will serve the Lord” but […]

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Be All The Things

I really don’t need to write anymore. This sums it all. Why do we feel the need to fit into a mold, a category, a box? In high-school it was labels and cliques. For adulthood its careers and hobbies. It’s cut and dry when it should be jagged and damp. Damp is fun, with out […]

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Motherhood is Weird

I have this tiny human I am responsible for, but I’m still me. I thought being a mom would make me feel old, or at least like an adult. It doesn’t. I’m still my ever direction changing self. I still want to live on the road, but instead of living in a van, I want […]

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December 2017

Little hands, piggy toes in mouth, big beautiful smiles, twinkling lights, glowing big blue eyes, Christmas tree farm, fuzzy pajamas, slow slow living. I love this life. I love being her Mama. My mantra has become live simply and love generously. I’m learning about the importance of taking care of our world God has entrusted […]

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Raleigh’s First Pumpkin Patch

10.07.17 Why it is humid and 90 degrees in October, I will never understand. Nashville you are silly. Every child deserves to experience fall and the pumpkin patch, so I’ve turned up the A.C so we can wear our new fall clothes, and pretend it’s the season we are actually in. Thank you Lord for […]

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Thoughts From a Couch

Typically I would post a “Summer 2017” blog today. July 1, 2017 was the best day of my life due to the fact Raleigh Lauren was brought into this world on this day. End of summer post. I didn’t go many places or do many fun things, but I did have the best summer of […]

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10 Things to do When You’re in the Depths

Okay, I stole this phrase from one of my best friends. She likes to say she is in the depths of despair when she’s having a bad day or “in the depths” for short. I can’t be original all the time. Reminder to self: What to do while in the depths…. Get over yourself, it’s […]

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All the Coffee and Stress Away

Today has been a day folks. A glorious beautiful day, but a day nonetheless. I went back to work last week. If you can even call it that. I think I logged six hours. Anyways, I attempted to work again today, but Raleigh wasn’t having it. Apparently boobie trumps bottle. So I sped home to […]

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10 Home Favorites

If home is where the heart is, shouldn’t it reflect you and your family? I know I get so caught up in having the Pinterest perfect life. I want my home to be clean and bright like the popular filters. I want it to be worthy of thousands of likes on Instagram. Guess what. I’m […]

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Thieves Cleaner and Tangerine DIY !

8.16.17 Today I got a goodie box from my lovely enroller, Lorri. In the world of Young Living, an enroller is simply the person you signed up under to get the goods. I opened that box like a present on Christmas morning. I’m not going to list everything that is inside because I’m lazy and […]

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