Blinds, coffee, and gratitude

Coffee and journal next to open window.

Does anyone else just *have* to have their blinds or curtains open in their room or house? I know for me it is an absolute must. If I have the opportunity to let natural light in, I am going to. There’s just something so peaceful and serene about having natural light light up our home, […]

Read More

The journal of spiritual laziness

Let me just start by saying 2020 was weird, y’all. I mean, yes, *some* good things came out of it. I started this blog. My husband and I’s marketing company more than tripled. I launched my photography business. We got the cutest puppy in the world, our sweet Golden Retriever named River. (He’s a good […]

Read More

your calling begins today

Woman starting a long journey acorss a bridge.

I remember when God explicitly told me that I was going to be a writer. Even more specifically, that I was going to write a book. I was riding in my little Honda Civic on the way to my first class of the day at college. I remember just starting to cry. I cried because […]

Read More

The Cure to the “Not Enough” Mentality

This is something I have struggled with for as long as I can remember. The girls in elementary school I thought I wasn’t good enough to be friends with. My grandmother who made sure I had a fake tan and makeup on for church. A mom who moved to Florida when I was 7. There […]

Read More

Make Yourself At Home

Picture this: you arrive at a friend’s house, a friend you’ve only recently become acquainted with, and you are starving. As you arrive and sit on their sofa, they tell you, “make yourself at home.. what’s mine is yours.. there’s plenty of good stuff in the kitchen that you’re more than welcome to.. seriously, we […]

Read More