Giveaway, Marriage

3 Months of Encouragement for Wives!

Marriage is as incredible as it is hard. I’ve been thinking about this for months as Jared and I face trying circumstances together, prepare for a book launch, and just navigate regular daily life. I’ve had many days where I could use a little pick-me-up, and it’s been amazing to see how God uses a short message from a friend or a few minutes with Him to revive my spirit.

So with that inspiration in mind, I’ve been working on a fun new project and it’s f-i-n-a-l-l-y ready!

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Book & Product Reviews, Giveaway

Journal the Word Bible Giveaway

One of the most well-loved blog posts I’ve ever written is about reading the Bible. More specifically, How to Read the Bible, and Actually Understand It. I love all the questions and feedback I receive each week on how to increase your study of Scripture, so I jumped at the chance to review and giveaway some amazing journaling bibles from Thomas Nelson.

Which one you ask? The NKJV Journal the Word™ Bible.

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Book & Product Reviews, Giveaway

Dream It. Pin It. Live It.

I’ll admit it. When I first agreed to read this book and write a review, I assumed it had something to do with Pinterest. That’s where most people pin things nowadays anyway, right?

While I suppose you could create Pinterest boards to implement the ideas in this book, the concepts are much bigger than that. In Dream It. Pin It. Live It., Terri Savelle Foy talks about how we can use vision boards to help us achieve our dreams and God’s call on our lives.

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Book & Product Reviews, Giveaway


If you’ve spent more than 30 seconds on my site, you know that I’m married. And it’s true. I’m wife to this stud.

With nuptials EST. 2008, our wedded bliss started almost two full years before the launch of … Pinterest. Oh, how I daydream of a Pinterest wedding. So many decorations and dress options left to explore. But I’m going somewhere with this …

So in those first 30 seconds you spent here, you likely noticed something else. I’m on a mint kick. From freshly minted mom to freshly minted marriage, the mint lingo abounds. I’ve even started a Pinterest board to catalog my minty faves. So it felt meant to be when I had the opportunity to review products from the beautiful, including their gorgeous wedding invitations.

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Giveaway, Motherhood

Motherhood Changes A Gal

I have a son! He came in his own timing, born at 5:43 AM on Thanksgiving Day—5 days early and after a dramatic water-breaking in the Chipotle parking lot. 🙂 Our Lil’ Man is the most amazing gift I’ve ever received. Period. Hard days and tear-filled nights included.

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