lately, i've been in the winter funk and ain't nobody gonna change that. i've been trying though - really trying to be grateful through this season. it happens every year, so i really shouldn't surprised. my husband? well, he's learning. i keep telling him: "you married me. all of me. even this season of me." [...]
holy smokes & happy new year! let's just cut to the chase - OUR WEDDING VIDEO IS DONE!!! this is the perfect day. god is so so good to us. please enjoy just a glimpse of all the ways He showed up on our wedding day. thank you to our amazing videographer Rebekah Larson for [...]
"there is literally nothing in nature that blooms all year long, so do not expect yourself to do so." the other day i was talking to grant about my fear of failing as a wife & how overwhelmed i was at the thought. i used to have the messiest bedroom growing up; for days - [...]
welp, today went nothing like we thought. not that we had a ton of plans or anything. as it is our very first christmas together as a couple - we wanted to try to make traditions of our own. this time last year i was spending christmas bouncing from my mom's house to my dad's [...]
take a look! i go for one last beach walk as a single lady, do some yoga, get ready for MY WEDDING, marry the man of my dreams, eat delicious food & dance the night away. SOMUCHFUN. click on the vlog & watch the fun!
i couldn't write this story from scratch even if i wanted to. it's been quite the journey with mr. grant cardwell. i've never had a better year in my life than the one i've spent with grant. he proposed on saturday, august 29, on the beach where we met just one year ago. our day [...]
"it's okay to not be okay." - exhale by plumb i first heard this song as it blasted through my headphones on one of my "forced" long runs. yes, forced. there was time i would run every day, whenever i had the time. that season has come & possibly gone. with the addition of a [...]