I LOVE a good cup of coffee first thing in the morning. The house is quiet, it’s just me and the cat awake, and I can sit and sip and enjoy. I discovered in high school that I have a lactose sensitivity. Dairy in general seems to cause a lot of people both digestive and […]

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Oregon State University conducted a study on the connection between vitamin C and skin health. Here are some of the findings: Vitamin C limits skin damage caused by UV Light. Bear with me, I’ll break down all the info! Vitamin C has antioxidant activity that protects against UV-induced damage caused by free radicals. Vitamin C […]

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The first trimester of pregnancy is exhilarating, challenging, and terrifying. So many changes are happening and society expects you to keep quiet about it and pretend like nothing is different. A baby goes through most of its development in the first 12 weeks. This often reeks havoc on the mother’s body; fatigue, nausea, vomiting, anxiety. […]

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Because I work from home, I don’t wear a ton of makeup very often. Usually I only have about 5 minutes to put my face on and I’m lucky if that happens before noon. Chasing toddlers around is hard, ya know? But, even if I’m only staying home or running errands, it helps me to […]

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I have recently seen an opinion piece circulating my social media feeds titled “How MLMs are Hurting Female Friendships.” This is something I would have been all over and probably in total agreement with when I first heard of the multi-level marketing business model. Suddenly my facebook messages were filled with ladies reaching out wanting […]

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In August of 2016, I lost my first baby. We named her Olive. This miscarriage changed me, broke me, shook me, tested me. Alex, my husband, and I were newlyweds but the newlywed bliss was quickly changed to something deeper. We clung to each other and to God to survive the grief. There are still days when […]

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What does it mean to be fearfully made? It means that each of us are put together with intention and attention to every detail. We are awesomely made and by the same Creator who painted the skies and hung the stars. This is incredibly profound to me. We each have unique talents and gifts and […]

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