COURAGEOUS –MY WORD AND 10 2017 GOALS

Screen Shot 2017-01-02 at 7.18.49 AM

It’s overwhelming to me how much I love planning, dreaming, and strategizing. If I weren’t a believer, New Years Day would have to be my favorite holiday. There’s no hype. No pressure. No obligations. Just a beautifully clean slate and a year of possibility ahead. My heart! I shared a Facebook Live video yesterday about […]

Continue reading


ON WAKING UP THE MORNING AFTER LOSING YOUR FIRST BABY

On waking up

  J- As I woke up today, all I could think about was you. Just 24 hours ago, you woke up dreaming about what your future held. What if it’s twins?! You rolled over and whispered to your man with an adorable smile and mega morning breath, “today we get to see our baby!” You guys […]

Continue reading


GOD AT WORK WEDNESDAY: MARY’S STORY

12966521_10208616073306868_346990241_n

Life has been challenging lately. I can’t go into the details here and now, but I’m grateful to have a God at Work Wednesday for you because no matter the circumstances, God is still working! He is working even and especially in our trials. Read on, friend… “God really worked some amazing miracles in my life as ONLY […]

Continue reading


“These are a few of my favorite things…”

As I was unpacking my suitcase from Mexico this morning, I pressed each piece of clothing to my nostrils before tossing it into the appropriate pile. Because, ocean air. YUM. It got me thinking how wonderful wonderful things are. 🙂 Let’s write out some of our favorite things for inspiration: The Sound of Music. Roadtrips […]

Continue reading


WAKE THE HECK UP BEFORE THE SUN and finding your formula

FIND YOUR FORMULA

A couple years ago (You know you’re getting old when you feel like time is flying…) I posted on waking up early and how much of a difference it made in my life. Since having Cal, waking up early has been D-I-F-F-I-C-U-L-T with a capital D. Add in cleaning for house showings and moving…and I […]

Continue reading


Grieving lost littles and standing on hope

Screen Shot 2014-10-15 at 2.53.04 PM

On Monday I spent some time on Pinterest (gosh it’s so time-suckingly-awesome). But this was different than just my usual food, clothing and home decor drooling. I was making a special board for today. “Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day” (thank you Ronald Reagan.) As widespread as miscarriage and child loss unfortunately are, they’re certainly […]

Continue reading