There is a Cloud


It’s no secret that I love Elevation Worship. There music holds a dear place in my heart. My senior year of college, I was a new believer, Neil was as well. We would meet in the home of a young married couple on Sunday nights to pray. I can still smell the Twisted Peppermint candle […]

April 11, 2019

February and March Book Review

book review

Hi. Remember me? It has been awhile. As it turns out, the first quarter of our year, has been different, thus has kept me off the computer and away from blogging. I will share more about our year soon, but for now, just know that I am back! Or I hope to be at least. […]

April 1, 2019

January Book Review

book review

The first month of 2019 is about wrapped up! I read some really great books this month and I am excited to share them with you! First up, Cozy Minimalist Home by Myquillyn Smith. I love The Nester, her decorating style is maybe my absolute favorite, so I knew I had to get her latest book. […]

January 29, 2019

Friday Favorites


Another week in the books! We almost have month one from 2019 wrapped up and I can hardly believe it. A four day week is always a good one, which is what we enjoyed this week! Here are our faves from it! Neil took Monday off so we enjoyed a morning at the Aquarium! The […]

January 25, 2019


encouragement, New Year

Present. It’s my word for 2019. I have heard of people picking a word for the year right around the start of a new year, but I had never chosen one before. There are lots of words that I like, many things I want to define a calendar year, so I never understood how people […]

January 16, 2019

Friday Favorites

friday favorites

Happy Friday! Today I am linking up for Friday Favorites for the first time this year! Here are my favorites from the week! It was book club week this week, and this was our book this month! It was so good and a favorite for sure! Loved reading it and highly recommend! While this photo […]

January 11, 2019

December Book Review

book review

Happy New Year! I read some great books last month and I wanted to share them with you before we get too far into January! Here they are! It’s Not Supposed To Be This Way was a favorite. I had been following Lysa’s journey intently ever since she announced she was divorcing her husband. Lysa […]

January 4, 2019

New Year, New Fear

encouragement, New Year

2019 is knocking at the door. I bought my new planner yesterday, usually an act that brings a lot of excitement. At the tail end of 2018 though, I don’t know how to feel about a new year and the crisp pages of a new planner. For a few years during the last days of […]

December 28, 2018

Advent Jesse Tree


December is here! Advent is in full swing, and Christmas will be here so soon! I wanted to share an Advent tradition that our family started last year, and we are already loving it so much; the Jesse Tree! A Jesse tree is simply a Christmas tree comprised of ornaments that tell the meta narrative […]

December 5, 2018

Rings and Things

encouragement, faith

It felt like a big win:  I was at home when Fed Ex delivered my package. I had to sign for it as well, so it was an all-around miracle. I was so excited to open the contents that I ripped into it right away. When I opened the tiny box, stuffed inside a bunch […]

December 3, 2018