Tiny Pebble, Big Distraction

We had some amazing weather this weekend. It is finally warming up and the sun was shining. I couldn’t wait to get outside on Saturday. I love going for long walks around town. It might seem strange, but it is so peaceful to just soak up the sun, get some miles in, sweat a little and enjoy the sounds. I spend most of my walks in prayer and just giving thanks for the many blessings in my life. My walks are often the times when I feel the closest to God. Maybe it’s because there are no people around, no Continue Reading →

A Rant: Don’t Disrespect My Husband

Read this experience that my husband and I had. Read my thoughts and feelings about it and let me know your feelings on the issue. This has really been eating at me all week so I thought I would share it in hopes to get some feedback from you guys. A week ago my husband and I made a trip to town together. I was going to get my nails done and while I did that he was going to play a round of virtual golf. I dropped him off, got my nails done and headed back to pick him Continue Reading →

5 Tips to Survive in the Kitchen

Hey friends! I have something a little different for you today. Over the past few weeks I have been doing a lot more cooking at home. I’ve posted a few pictures of my recent meal prep sessions on Instagram and FaceBook and have gotten a lot of questions. I thought I would address some of those here by giving you a few tips I have found to be helpful to stay on track and make life a bit simpler. 5 Tips to Survive in the Kitchen 1. Tools of the Trade It all starts with having the right tools. My Continue Reading →

Camping, Hiking and All the Words

I have heard time and time again that successful people journal. People who have morning routines journal. Creative people journal. Christian leaders, songwriters, authors…they all seem to journal. I’ve tried. Multiple times I have purchased the perfect journal and the perfect pens with every intention of capturing my thoughts on paper. I’ve even started a few times and gotten a couple of days in and then…..nothing. There sits the perfect journal just staring at me, begging for me to write in it. Weeks will go by and I might make another meager attempt to write something for a day or Continue Reading →