weekend trip: charlotte

earlier this month, g and i took a road trip down to charlotte, nc. it was our first road trip together - and we now know that i have serious driving anxiety and i should always pack a pillow to sit on for long drives. i'm a super fun wife. the weather in charlotte happened [...]

bird poop

so i noticed this morning my car is victim to much a bird poop. gross i know. but that means that spring is here, y'all. yesterday was the first true warm day in a while and it felt amazing. birds invaded the front yard. we leaf blowed the front yard on sunday, unveiling a yard [...]

grief

grief

  for a few weeks now, i've had a hard time spending time with God. not proud of it, but it's the truth. yesterday, i decided to lay down my pain, my anger, my confusion to the side & turn to God. it was honest & real & surprisingly, healing. but I realized putting those [...]

lately

lately

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." [...]

blizzard jonas

blizzard jonas

grant & i have spent 54 consecutive hours together (friday @12:30pm to sunday @6pm) & we are still going strong! we have watched plenty of netflix, i've learned a few games (sequence & speed) & crushed grant at both. we've baked cookies, made homemade pizza, homemade pesto, homemade alfredo, boiled rice, boiled pasta, baked potato chips, done hours of homework [...]

thrifty tuesday: tricky

thrifty tuesday: tricky

step one: buy your entire outfit for under $5 step two: find one of your thrifty shirts to throw over one of your thrifty dresses. step three: roll said thrifty shirt up so it looks like it's the top of said thrifty dress. step four: ask photographer if he knew it was a shirt over [...]