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,...

This weekend Colby and I are celebrating our 6 year wedding anniversary. 6 years! I just can't believe it. April 9, 2011 will forever be one of the best days of my life. Our wedding took place in Dallas, TX where we met and live now. We got married...

Tomorrow, March 21st, marks 3 years since we said goodbye to the sweetest, cutest, most fun, and lovable two year old nephew of ours. Three years ago on this day, and on my brother and sister-in-laws anniversary, they had to say goodbye to their firstborn son. The...