• Tips for seven years of marriage! Make sure you avoid the seven year itch! #marriage #marriagetips #anniversary #sevenyearitch #7yearitch #sevenyearsofmarriage #marriageadvice

    Seven Marriage Tips to Combat the Seven Year Itch

    July 2, 2018

    Today I am celebrating seven years of marriage with the most awesome guy I know.  Seven years that have flown by.  Seven years that have felt like a lifetime. I remember the years before Nate.  I would attend weddings and, although I’ve always loved romance and weddings and the idea of fairy tales, I would…

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  • These last minute Father's Day gift ideas are perfect. There's something on there for any dad! #fathersday #giftguide #giftidea #fathersdaygiftidea #fathersday2018 #dad #daddy

    Last Minute Father’s Day Gift Ideas

    June 13, 2018

    Affiliate links are used in this post I don’t know if you realized this, but Father’s Day is THIS SUNDAY!!!!  Maybe you’re a pro and already figured out your gifts for your dad, husband, grandpas, neighbor, uncle, and all the other dads in your life or maybe you’re a little more normal 😉 and are…

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  • There are ten things I believe every dad should teach his sons - and they're not what you'd think!

    10 Things Every Dad Should Teach His Sons

    April 27, 2018

    There are ten things I believe every dad should teach his sons – and they’re not what you’d think!

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  • The Anatomy of the Perfect Man’s Stocking

    December 6, 2017

    Thank you Jord for sponsoring this post.  Affiliate links are used in this post. As Christmas comes closer and closer, I’ve realized, once again, that I have no idea what to get Nate to put in his stocking!  Does anyone else have this problem?  I feel like women are so easy to shop for.  Little…

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  • Christmas Tree Hunting {2017}

    November 29, 2017

    Every year I wait for the weekend after Thanksgiving, not for Black Friday (I absolutely refuse to go out that morning!), but for getting a Christmas tree!  This year, Caleb spent the weekend after Thanksgiving at his grandparent’s house as a little birthday celebration (and so Nate and I could work on some house projects…

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  • Absolutely adorable maternity pictures!

    Family Maternity Pictures {Josiah}

    April 12, 2017

    I have three goals for before Josiah is born – get my maternity pictures taken, get new carpet installed in the bedrooms, and get through Easter week with my busy pastor husband.  So far we’ve got 2 out of 3 of the goals accomplished.  Give it until Sunday and then little man is allowed to come…

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  • My relationship is not a fairytale. Honestly, what is a fairytale relationship? Maybe we shouldn't be striving for that in the first place

    My Relationship is Not a Fairytale

    February 15, 2017

    I’ve always been a romantic.  I don’t remember a time when I wasn’t “in love” with one boy or another.  Even as far back as preschool I had fantastic crushes on one boy or another and dreamed up the perfect love story for the two of us. As I got older my romantic side started…

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  • Uncommon Gift Guide for the Whole Family

    December 7, 2016

    Thank you Uncommon Goods for sponsoring this post Some people are pretty much impossible to shop for.  Unfortunately, Nate and I are some of those people.  It’s not that we’re picky or judgmental of gifts, it’s just that we’re wanna be minimalists who don’t like things that don’t have a purpose.  When we want or…

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