Today is my birthday. I can't say I have ever mentioned my birthday on my blog before. The past few years I have gotten together with a few friends, but never wanted to do anything significant. From what I recall, the last larger gathering I had...

A portion of this trip was provided at a discount, but all opinions expressed here are my own. This post contains affiliate links. Colby and I got back late last night from 6 days in Florida. When we were trying to decide where to go, we...

For years I have seen other bloggers share a monthly post with their favorite items from the month and I am finally joining in. Although this is primary a faith-based blog and I don't want to stray away from that, I also think it's time to...

Friends, I have been keeping a secret for over a month now. I had planned on sharing this last week, but when things happened with Colby's dad, my announcement was put on hold. So it's time to share my exciting and nerve-racking announcement...

I got back last night from an infertility and adoption conference in Orange County, California. I wasn't sure if I was going to be able to go due to the passing of my father-in-law, but after rearranging some flights, I decided to make it work....

As some of you might have already heard or read, my father-in-law passed away this past Sunday, April 30th. We got a call on Friday that he had a stroke and quickly caught a flight to Kansas City, then drove to Nebraska to see him...

If you didn't see yesterday, this week is National Infertility Awareness Week. Today, in honor of infertility awareness week, I am collaborating with five other ladies who not only have a heart for infertility, but who also own shops dedicated to the cause. They are each so talented...

I often get asked what my day to day life looks like. I'll be honest, it's pretty anti-climatic, but as I continue the celebration of hitting 5 years of blogging, I figured I would go ahead and share what a typical day is like for...

In honor of my 5 year blogiversary I wanted to share what blogging has been like for me. Please know that this is my experience and my opinion. I am sure you could ask another blogger and get a totally different point of view. I am...

Today, I am celebrating my 5 years blogiversary! I'll be honest with you, I have never put much thought into how long I have been blogging and I have not once remembered a "blogiversary" but that clearly changed this year. This past Saturday, April 8,...