For Those Who Hurt on Mother’s Day

Usually on Mother’s Day I would write a post celebrating my own Mom and Mother-in-Law, but this year I find myself thinking about the ones for whom Mother’s Day is more difficult and/or complicated. If you’ve lost your mother ..I pray that you’ll be flooded with happy memories of her today, and the Lord would bring you…

More Writer’s Block (& My 3 Favorite Flowers)

This is the second week in a row that I’ve struggled with writer’s block on the same blog post. I’ve worked hours on it today and I am very frustrated, haha. The post in question is answering one of the questions I got for the Q&A that I thought needed more than just a quick 1-2 sentence answer:…

Q&A pt 3: Personal Questions

We’ve finally reached the final set of questions. Here’s part three – all the personal questions y’all asked. (links to parts 1 & 2 will be at the end of this post) What is your favorite birthday memory? -Grace One time an Aunt made me a Barbie doll birthday cake where the cake was the Barbie’s dress.…

Congrats Mark & Katie!

The real reason I was so excited about friends coming over on Wednesday  was because I knew this was going to happen:   Josh helped Mark make a Lord of the Rings themed proposal video with some friends last weekend. We used my health as an excuse to get everyone over to our house this Wednesday for dinner…

Hidden Love Notes

Since I didn’t go to Florida with Josh and his family, I wanted to do something special to remind him how much I love him and to let him know I was thinking about him while we were apart. So I found these heart-shaped notecards in the Target dollar spot, and I wrote him one…

Three Things I Love About Myself

Today’s post is inspired by Kirby‘s 3 Things Thursday post. She talked about how to find things you love about yourself, so I’m going to use her guide and share three things I love about myself too! 1. I love my skin. I used to dislike my skin because I felt like it betrayed me –…

Picnics & Rockets

I have two favorite snaps from this week. The first is from babysitting on Wednesday. The weather was so nice that we popped outside for a picnic, and I snapped this just as she was offering me her fake cookie, haha. So sweet! The second is a poor-quality selfie from yesterday’s impromptu trip to Huntsville’s Space…