Whole 30 {Week Three}

April 23, 2015

{WEEK THREE} At the very beginning of this week I flew to DC to spend the weekend at the IJM conference. On the plane  I made the decision I had been needing… Read More

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Happy Hour #37: Trisha Davis

April 22, 2015

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Happy Hour #37 is with my friend Trisha Davis. Trisha and her husband, Justin, live in the Nashville area (for now) with their three boys.… Read More


Whole 30 {Week Two}

April 20, 2015

{WEEK TWO} Goodness gracious day 14 was hard. Mentally it was hard. The entire day I was wishing I had committed to #whole15, which I didn’t even know was a thing until… Read More

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Friday Fun 4.17.15 {Naptime Diaries, Sela Designs, & Noonday}

April 17, 2015

    Happy Friday friends! I’m writing this blog from Washington DC where I’m attending the Global Prayer Gathering for IJM. I have only known about IJM for about two years and so… Read More


Happy Hour #36 with Meredith Toering + Noonday Collection giveaway

April 15, 2015

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Happy Hour #36 is with my new friend Meredith Toering. Meredith and I met at the If Gathering this past February and didn’t get hardly… Read More

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Sole Hope: Jigger Removal

April 13, 2015

I always tell my friends that I could deliver their babies because I have watched so many medical shows and feel as though I could easily find my way around a delivery… Read More

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Happy Hour #35 with Melanie Shankle

April 9, 2015

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Happy Hour #35 is with my friend Melanie Shankle. You may know Melanie from her blog, The Big Mama Blog, where she’s been cracking up… Read More


Whole30 {week one}

April 8, 2015

Every since Christmas I have been looking forward to April 1st. Seems weird, but life has been a bit busy for myself the first three months of the year. I am a… Read More

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Happy Hour #34 with Trillia Newbell

April 1, 2015

Podcast: Play in new window | Download  Happy Hour #34 is with my friend Trillia Newbell.  Trillia Newbell is the author of United: Captured by God’s Vision for Diversity (2014) and Fear and Faith:… Read More


Books I read // March 2015

March 31, 2015

So far in 2015 I’m up to twelve books and it’s looking like I’m four ahead of my scheduled reading plan! Since I spent a considerable amount of time traveling this month… Read More

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Your old denim changes kids lives.

March 23, 2015

I hosted my first shoe cutting party for Sole Hope about a week before I left on my trip. I was super excited to be able to do this before I actually… Read More

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Jesus is our example.

March 20, 2015

John 13:14 “If I then, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also ought to wash one another’s feet. For I have given you an example, that you should also… Read More

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Fresh clothes and a faint smile.

March 17, 2015

Yesterday when we went to the Outreach Clinic we were greeted by a new batch of kids that were there to be treated. I stood around for a while a bit uneasy… Read More

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What is a jigger?

March 17, 2015

Today is the day that we get our hands dirty. I thought before I hit you tonight with my thoughts from the jigger removal outreach today, I should answer the most common… Read More