I think I confuse the sweet teachers at my kids’ preschool. Maybe because a couple times a month they know I am out of town for a couple nights. Or because some days I drop kids off in a pencil skirt and some days I am in sweat pants. Finally, one of them asked, “So…what … Continue reading So…What Exactly Do You Do?
I’m currently in Nashville on a work trip. I’m spending my free morning in my favorite jammies in a comfy bed listening to an amazing video from Rachel Hollis called “5 Things That Changed My Life and Can Change Yours Too.” It’s amazing. Seriously, I’m not sure there is anyone more motivational thank Rachel. She’s great … Continue reading 5 Things That Changed My Life…
So after Jamie Ivey had the authors of From Freezer to Table: 75+ Simple, Whole Foods Recipes for Gathering, Cooking, and Sharing on her show, I decided I had to order myself the book for Christmas. It arrived and I could not be more excited. These recipes are made with fresh ingredients and aren’t the typical … Continue reading My New Favorite Cookbook
(As usual, if you decide to order, do me a favor and use the links here and I get a tiny cut for referring you!) Because I am the most spoiled niece on the planet, I am now joining the Instapot (or Instant Pot…Don’t know the terminology) craze! My Aunt Elaine sent me this beauty … Continue reading My Instapot!
I have been working on my 2018 goals for a couple of weeks and I have struggled. I wanted to find a balance between realistic yet challenging. Fun and important. And given my track record when I do a list of a ton of random ideas over the last two years…well, I needed to change … Continue reading 2018…A Verse and a Word
It was a good year! ✔️ Visit the Thanksgiving Chapel in Dallas. I’d wanted to do this for years, but it’s a bit hard to get there because they have strange hours and you have to parallel park (which I cannot do). However, this June the stars aligned and I was able to get there. … Continue reading 2017 Bucket List ✔️
Good gracious. I haven’t blogged since July. It’s been crazy, folks. 2017 was a hard year, wasn’t it? From tragedies like Las Vegas and Sutherland Springs, to the fires here in my own back yard to dealing with sick kiddos, to losing three of Ty’s family members, if I am honest, I am leaving the … Continue reading 2017 Year in Review