We do not have a fireplace like the people with the beautiful home above, but we do keep our stockings on our blanket ladder! Growing up, the stockings were one of my favorite things about Christmas! On Christmas morning, we would wake up and open our stockings first! We would always find an orange, toothbrush,… Continue reading Day 3. BEST STOCKING STUFFERS
My dog is not a fan of bows... But here is my Christmas tree! My husband and I bought everything on the tree last Christmas (our first Christmas as a married couple). We have a 6ft, fake, pre-lit tree! I'm pretty sure we purchased everything from Walmart, except for a few ornaments we received as… Continue reading Day 2. HOW I DECORATE MY CHRISTMAS TREE
Happy December Blogging friends! I have been feeling very unmotivated to blog this holiday season. I really want to change that, so I am nominating myself to participate in a Christmas blogging challenge! I am going to create a challenge with 20 questions or blogging topics and try my best to answer every day between… Continue reading Christmas Blogging Challenge
Growing up in an upper middle class family, Black Friday was always something I knew about. I watched my mom and grandma grab coffee late Thursday night or early Friday morning and head out into the cold to find the best Christmas deals around. For weeks, Black Friday ads would litter the coffee table and… Continue reading IF CHURCH LOOKED A LITTLE MORE LIKE BLACK FRIDAY
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***