A letter to the one who’s a little nervous about the holidays this year

Good morning, It has been socially acceptable to play Christmas music for almost a month. Trees are decorated in all kinds of glitter and glam. Families are frantically searching shopping malls for the best gifts for their loved ones. And you feel alone. Hot chocolate is brewing and Starbucks is killing the Christmas drink game this year. The festivals and Christmas markets are around every … Continue reading A letter to the one who’s a little nervous about the holidays this year

Difficult Roads Often Lead to Beautiful Destinations

Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations 🌴☀️ – Don’t think I’m cool; I didn’t make that up. I read it on Pinterest once and it stuck with me. – So the people say “Hindsight is 20/20,” and I can agree with that. Looking back at my little roadmap of life, I probably could have taken fewer wrong turns and avoided some crashes on the … Continue reading Difficult Roads Often Lead to Beautiful Destinations

I hate everything about swimsuit shopping, until now…

I’m writing this as I sit in my car, just minutes after it happened because I want to share this story while I still feel the incredible effects of someone’s ridiculous kindness and they changed everything I’ve ever believed about swimsuit shopping. Tonight. I did the thing. I went swimwear shopping in the dead of winter (aka the fluffy months). I am definitely not in … Continue reading I hate everything about swimsuit shopping, until now…

Developing a Healthy Marriage & Why We Think It’s Really Quite Simple… (Not Easy, But Simple)

Y’all, I love this man right here… and I know he loves me because even on my *not nice* days, he is still nice to me. I’ve been getting a lot of messages recently asking for more posts about marriage and relationships, so here you go. The truth about MARRIAGE: It can be the most fun you’ve ever had with someone absolutely incredible with a … Continue reading Developing a Healthy Marriage & Why We Think It’s Really Quite Simple… (Not Easy, But Simple)

October & Spooky Season Have Begun

Okay, so I have a guilty pleasure, and it’s spooky things like haunted houses and scary movies…. I know, I know, that’s so cheesy! But ever since I was a little girl, I’ve loved the movie Hocus Pocus, and I’m literally so stoked that it’s finally the appropriate season to watch! Some of my favorite October pastimes: Watching Scary Movies, Obvi 👻 Visiting a Haunted … Continue reading October & Spooky Season Have Begun

Four of My Fall Favorites This Season

Happy Fall, Ya’ll!  Usually, around this time of year, I become so conflicted with letting go over Summer and fearing the inevitable Winter… and it’s normally halfway through Fall before I even begin to enjoy the crispness in the air, the luxury of wearing a giant floofy sweater, and the precious scent of Pumpkin Spice everything! NOT THIS YEAR!  Fall, I’ve actually been waiting for … Continue reading Four of My Fall Favorites This Season