When You Witness A Miracle

This week I came close to losing my dad. Just typing that makes my heart ache. Last Thursday morning, October 1st, at around 4:30am I was woken up by my vibrating cell phone ....more

The Sisterhood of Motherhood: Let’s Help Each Other Make Supper

Where I’m from, the temps today are in the low 60’s and just yesterday a beautiful little yellow leaf fell right next to my bright pink tennis shoe as I was buckling my little in his car seat. My pumpkin spice candle is crackling downstairs....more

All I Want Is My Kids To Live Love Out Loud

My twin girls are two years old and are at an age where they repeat what I say constantly. The other day I was carrying Emersyn from the house to the car and I dropped something. I said, “Oh shoot!” And the very next words from her mouth were, “Oh shoot, Momma!” Then there was......more

When You Long For More Than Motherhood

This weekend I went to the Influence Conference. It was a much needed girls’ weekend with my sister-in-law, Madison, and my friend, Laura. We left our kids and husbands behind and had three full days to soak up time with each other and meet other bloggers and creatives from around the country ....more

Why Moms Get Emotional On The First Day Of School

Last night at this time, I was laying in bed sobbing in my husband’s arms because I knew when I woke up in the morning I’d be bringing my oldest to preschool. This sweet boy, who I’ve had the privilege of spending almost every day with since birth, would be leaving me for a good......more

Get Up & Move For 100 Days In A Row: #WorkItOut100

I’m so excited to introduce you to the gals at #WorkItOut100 today! I actually met Amanda at the gym a few months ago and was so inspired by her story! I’ll let them take it away from here! ...more

For The Days When I Don’t FEEL Like Being A Mom

This summer we decided to put our house on the market. Houses were selling fast on our street, so we thought we’d give it a try too, and find a different house and location that makes more sense for the long term goals of our family. WHAT was I thinking?! ...more

Even In Miscarriage, He’s Got The Whole World In His Hands

A few weeks ago I was pushing both of my boys in our backyard on their swings and we were singing “He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands.” This is one of their favorites. Gavin loves to dictate what person we are going to sing about next. He’s Got Daddy Brady in His Hands......more

Taking Care Of Yourself In The Trenches: A Giveaway For A Momma’s Heart

When I think about all of you out there who are busy with your families giving all you have day after day, I often wish I could visit each and every one of you and give you a gift to take care of...more