Wedding Registry Guide

Congrats, you’re engaged! After the confetti settles and the engagement party ends, it is time to start planning the day you’ve been looking forward to your whole life. I hope this wedding registry guide will help answer a few questions about when, where, and what to register for! I polled Continue Reading

Chosen Each Day

We landed in Atlanta after a torturous last travel day of our honeymoon consisting of missed flights, and extreme delays. We got to the car only to see that it was dead (just look up “dead battery on an electric car” to understand our confusion). And just minutes into our Continue Reading

Ivy’s Headshots

I had the privilege of taking some headshots for my friend’s blogs! I’ve known Ivy since high school and she has become an awesome creator. She mentioned casually yesterday that she was writing 9 (!!!) books currently. So, she’s a busy lady. Enjoy some of my favorite headshots from the Continue Reading

My Wedding Planning Favorites

Renting tables… china or plastic… why are centerpieces so expensive? In the past 9 months of wedding planning, I’ve considered all of these things. I’m currently planning my August wedding, and I wanted to share some of the most helpful websites, stores, and features that are making this wedding planning Continue Reading

I Didn’t Want to Watch “The Prince of Egypt”

Some say God doesn’t speak in human ways. Some suggest his creation says it all. Author Karen Kingsbury often writes in her books that God does speak verbally, whispering words into His children’s ears. He speaks through our friends and loved ones. He teaches through His word, the bible, but Continue Reading

Waiting

I’m pretty sure everyone has experienced a period of waiting; a time in life where something hangs in the air and you feel the desperation for it to fall… right in place. You wait day and night to hear about that one opportunity or response in order to move ahead with your life. Continue Reading

New Favorite Meal

For the last few weeks, John and I have been working together on some healthy habits, such as eating in moderation (calorie counting) and being more active. This attempt at becoming healthier feels different because I have John pursuing it with me, which I am SO thankful for. This journey Continue Reading

Valentine’s Cookin’

Valentine’s Day is one of my favorite holidays to celebrate. I mean, I love love. It’s my favorite. Between John having two tests this week and being tight on money, we had a simple date this year (though I would have loved an aquarium trip like last year). I love Continue Reading

Taking it Back

Today, I begin thinking positively. I have spent a majority of my life hating myself, being ashamed of how I look, and speaking hateful words toward my own body. I recognize that I am not perfect, yet it is imperative that I begin to see myself in a better light Continue Reading