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Faith

Pistachio gelato + Cutie Pie Deacon + God’s great love and forgiveness

June 30, 2015

It’s just another manic Monday … that’s what I’m feeling about today. I just sat down to watch Nashville (I’m in season 2, episode 8) and I thought I’d share a few… Read More

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Adoption

Happy Hour #45: Shannan Martin

June 25, 2015

Happy Hour #45 is with my new friend Shannan Martin. Shannan Martin is a writer who found her voice in the country and her story in the city. She and her jail… Read More

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Adoption

Books I read in May 2015

June 22, 2015

May held some great books for me, and I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to fill you in on my readings last month. I must admit that June is moving… Read More

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Questions for me?

June 19, 2015

  It’s been fun getting some questions from you guys and wanted to create a space for you to ask more questions. I’m going to try to answer these questions throughout blog… Read More

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Around the Web

Friday Fun 6.19.15 {The Popcast, Wayward Pines, Cookies}

June 19, 2015

Happy Friday friends! What a week we just went through. I went to bed on Wed normal and woke up to the news of Charleston and felt as though I had just… Read More

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Happy Hour #44: Tasha Morrison

June 17, 2015

*UPDATE* Many of you might have downloaded this podcast yesterday and then realized it wasn’t all there. I had some technical difficulties and the interview with Tasha wasn’t there when I originally… Read More

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Friday Fun 6.12.15 {Persimmon Prints, Gruene, TX, & Chewy Greens}

June 12, 2015

Happy Friday friends! We have officially survived 2 weeks at home during Summer break! We’ve filled our days with exploring new parks and trails around town. Some have been awesome, and some have been… Read More

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Happy Hour #43: Emily Lex {part two}

June 10, 2015

 Happy Hour #43 is part two to the Emily Lex interview. Last week I posted part one, and you guys loved it and I knew that you would! Emily also gave away one… Read More

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Parenting

Chore Chart + Media allowance

June 9, 2015

Guys I straight up got crafty this weekend, and let me tell you when I make something I seriously want to tell everyone because well I just don’t make stuff on a… Read More

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Happy Hour #42 with Emily Lex {Part One}

June 4, 2015

Back in February I met Emily and from the second I sat down next to her at Guerro’s I knew that I wanted to be friends with her forever. She is the… Read More

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Austin

Day 2 of Summer Break

June 2, 2015

Well friends we have officially started summer break and let me tell you I’m gonna need a few chill pills if you have any. We had an amazing family vacation last week.… Read More

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National Foster Care Month

May 27, 2015

When you hear the phrase foster care, what do you first thing of? The month of May is Foster Care Awareness month and I wanted to share a few things with you… Read More

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I love my community.

May 25, 2015

Aaron and I have been super blessed to have surrounded ourselves with a community that hasn’t changed much over the past couple of years. In the above photo, four of those friends… Read More

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Adoption

Happy Hour #41 with Melanie Dale

May 22, 2015

Melanie Dale is a geek on a God-ride, a minivan mama and total weirdo who stinks at small talk. Her laugh is a combination honk-snort, and it’s so bad that people have… Read More