During a recent trip to Texas with family my dad asked me about a brand as we walked through Nordstrom’s if they were a “save the world” brand. That’s what my dad calls Toms and other brands that give back. Now many for-profit businesses have varying opinions on the ‘something for nothing’ model that Toms … More Saving the World
My best friend since 2nd grade got married this last weekend in Austin & not only am I thrilled for them but I’m so honored to have been a party of her special day! (My husband officiated their wedding so majorly memorable!)
We all have that one person in our lives, maybe it’s our mom, grandma, or even a devoted friend that you can always count on being in the kitchen, who thrives in sharing her gifts of cooking and hosting with her family and friends. When we lived in Colorado I was always baking bread, there … More Finished Reading: Devotions from the Kitchen Table
I love a good style challenge and I haven’t done a ‘capsule challenge’ since October and with the weather warming up now seems like a GREAT time to start! So, here’s how you do this!
I admit I totally have a type; memoir, self help is totally my thing. A peek at my book shelf would confirm this. I also admit to being a bit reluctant to grab this one off the shelf.
I’ve been loving split back styles for a while and just recently got brave enough to add one to my wardrobe. The thing to remember with a split back is it’s going to flaunt your lower back but not necessarily up to your bra line so a traditional bra can be worn, but if you feel … More Wear It Wednesday | How to style a Split Back top
So incase you missed it my word for 2017 is brave, which is ironic & obvious in so so many ways. One of the brave things I did in the last few months was host an ethical fashion party at my church, this is a VERY big deal to me.
My morning has changed a lot since the last time, I blogged about it HERE & HERE. I’m trying to be more intentional with how I spend my hours earlier in the day. No, I don’t get up at 5 am for a brisk run that aligns my heart and mind for the day but kudos to … More My 2017 Morning Routine + the Beautiful Word Devotional
I’ve had a tough week, seriously, I’m in desperate need of resurrection Sunday. When we visited Israel in 2011, we visited the Church of Agony & I know I mention this story every Easter related post but that’s because it really means THAT much to mean and putting that experience into words is way way harder … More Easter Reflection | 2017
As Kingfishers Catch Fire by Eugene Peterson is a collection of 49 sermons given by Peterson from his time as a pastor to a small congregation in Harford County Maryland between 1962-1991. There are seven parts to this book, each part is devoted to a distinctive approach that needs to be included in the whole counsel … More Finished Reading: As Kingfishers Catch Fire by Eugene Peterson