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This is momentary friends.

September 23, 2014

God’s been teaching me something lately that has been rocking my world. Lately I have been trying to filter everything through the lens of an eternal perspective. There is an eternity that… Read More


I’ll never have a pretty table.

September 22, 2014

Let me tell you there are lots of things I’m not good at. In fact sometimes those things seem to blare at me and can make me feel insecure. In these moments… Read More


Teaching this Fall

September 19, 2014

This Fall holds something for me that is super new. For the past few years I have been speaking to a handful of MOPS groups around town and I loved every single… Read More

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Happy Hour #18 with Jessi Connolly

September 18, 2014

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Happy Hour #18 is with my friend Jessi Connolly. Jessi and I are online friends and so it’s always super fun when I get to… Read More

Stitch Fix #12 Review & an amazing

Stitch Fix #12 & cookies

September 17, 2014

I want to tell you all about my latest stitch fix (actually a few weeks old now) but before I do that I need to let you know that last week I… Read More


I love Monday

September 15, 2014

Source: Best Life Mistake Monday’s are usually everyone’s least favorite day of the week. The weekend is over and it’s time to get back to the real world, which sometimes is hard,… Read More

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Happy Hour #17 with Courtney Lankford

September 12, 2014

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s Happy Hour Guest is with my friend Courtney Lankford. Courtney and I met through our mutual friend Amy about 14 years ago.  Courtney and… Read More


A few summer pictures.

September 10, 2014

Being off social media all summer was AMAZING. I felt so much freedom from my life. I didn’t feel responsible to anyone except my family, and that my friends was glorious. In… Read More

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Happy Hour #16 with Laura Kelley + giveaway

September 5, 2014

Podcast: Play in new window | Download This happy hour podcast is with my friend Laura Kelley. Laura and I have never met in person, but we’ve been friends on the internet… Read More

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A little bit of everything …

September 1, 2014

Happy Monday and Labor day! We have spent the day lounging around the house doing just about nothing. Currently the kids are watching High School Musical 2 because you know we haven’t… Read More

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Happy Hour #15 with Amy Gayhart

August 29, 2014

Podcast: Play in new window | Download This week is our first time to have a return guest on the Happy Hour. My BFF, Amy, was my very first guest when I… Read More


The one thing that is necessary

August 28, 2014

{This post is part of Lysa TerKeurst’s “The Best Yes” Blog Tour which I am delighted to be a part of along with many other inspiring bloggers.} This summer while Aaron and… Read More

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New glasses for Cayden – Help us pick!

August 24, 2014

We’re on the hunt for cool kids glasses, or whatever that might mean. Cayden has worn glasses since before kindergarten, and Aaron declared that it was time for him to get some… Read More

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Teacher gifts to start the year.

August 23, 2014

Most of my friends here in Austin start school on Monday. A few of them started this past week, and for us, we’ve been in for weeks now. Starting school around here… Read More