BlesserHeart Art Giveaway!

One of my favorite things about growing up is watching the women around me take brave steps to pursue their dreams. I see it all over the internet and in my real life. It looks different for everyone; for my friend Emily it looks like starting her print shop, BlesserHeartArt ....more

5 Ways to Live More Sustainably – at Relevant Magazine

I’m super excited to share that a piece I wrote on living sustainably was published at Relevant Magazine yesterday! Here’s an excerpt: In her book 7: An Experimental Mutiny Against Excess, author Jen Hatmaker mentions this tweet from @xianity: “Today is Earth Day, or as conservative evangelicals call it, Thursday.” ...more

Pie? We’ve Got Pie. Pumpkin and Pecan, That Is.

Guys. This is a repost from last year BUT FOR GOOD REASON. We’re doing our Friendsgiving this Saturday and I’m making pies again! ...more

Run to Them: When SPOUSES Make Mistakes

Last Monday I shared a post with what I believe is an incredibly important message. As parents, we will make mistakes. But the story doesn’t end there ....more

Finding Inner Peace (Kids Say the Darndest Things…)

One thing I love about having a 3 year old and a 5 year old is that their vocabulary is exploding. They say things pretty much every day that blow my mind, especially when they use new, complicated phrases correctly. Like, when I say, “Eliza, thank you so much for bringing me a diaper!” and.. ....more

Storytellers Linkup – Guinea Pig Edition

Welcome to this month’s storytellers linkup! If you’ve got a story to link, great. If not, that’s okay; after a month off and very few reminders, I’m expecting this month to be a little slow ....more

Stitch Fix Review – I’ll Take Anything! (Sort of…)

I received my third “Fix” from Stitch Fix last month. I’d sort of forgotten that I requested to have the stylist who did my first Fix, but I’m so glad I did! The note she included was so personal – apologizing for the poor fit in my last fix and explaining why she chose the.. ....more

Run to Them: When Parents Make Mistakes

“Liv, come over here so I can fix your hair.” She stood about 4 feet from the television, mouth open, totally entranced. “Liv, sweetie, come here, I need to fix your hair so we can go.” Nothing. She didn’t move a muscle ....more

No Knead Whole Wheat Pizza Dough

Guys, I love pizza like I love my kids. The only thing more comforting to me than holding my husband’s hand with a pile of my own children cuddling on my lap is a hot slice of pizza sitting in front of me and I’m only sort of joking. (Okay I’m totally joking.) But I.. ....more

Daylight Saving Movie Trailer – NAILED IT.

This is brilliant! Anyone else still adjusting? Whew ....more