I know last week's post was kind of a bummer, so I'm here today to drop some holiday cheer! Christmas is my favorite time of year (unbelievable, right?). Every Christmas I get so excited and filled with ideas of things that I want to do during the holiday season, but sometimes I get too busy… Continue reading MY 2018 CHRISTMAS BUCKET LIST
Are you tired of bad friends? Are you tired of feeling like you are competing against a cell phone for someone's attention? I've had a few conversations over the last week or so with family and a close friend about intentionality. In this 21st century culture, social media and electronics are stealing away our ability… Continue reading BE DIFFERENT. BE INTENTIONAL.
That's right! You're looking at an ultrasound picture that shows our little baby. I want to start off this post by saying that I know for some people, trying to conceive is a struggle and that there are many women who want to be in my shoes right now and just can't. It makes me… Continue reading ***Life Update***
I started this blog just about 6 months ago. It was on a lazy afternoon and I was so excited to embark on this creative writing journey. It was quite refreshing to come home from a job where I felt like I had zero control, and sit at my computer and be able to control… Continue reading Raw Honesty
Maybe you're trying to put more money in savings. Maybe you're a broke college student and you're tired of eating Ramen. Maybe you're going through a difficult time financially and you need to cut back on spending. Maybe you'd rather spend that extra $$$ on some new clothes! Whatever your reason is, chances are you'd… Continue reading HOW I SPEND ONLY $50 ON GROCERIES A WEEK AND STILL EAT WELL
Dear 18 year old Emily, Wow, 2012 seems like a long time ago. At 24 years old, 18 seems so young and innocent. Almost like a different lifetime, even though it's only been six years. At 18, your favorite things include singing songs with friends around the fire pit in your backyard, attending youth group,… Continue reading A Letter To My 18 Year Old Self
Autumn, Fall, Apples, Pumpkins, Spices, Flannel, Leaves, Etc. If you're anything like me, these things run through your head pretty much on loop until the Christmas bells start ringing in November (yes, November, people). The first u-pick experience that I had was in May of 2017, a few weeks before my wedding. A local farm… Continue reading A REVIEW OF SKY TOP ORCHARD