Category Archives: Life

I am really trying, but… (when intentional living is met with resistance)

I’ve been struggling to feel connected to my life. Perhaps that sounds silly, but I bet that you know what I mean. At times it feels like my entire goal is to make it through the day. Then I turn … Continue reading

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Happy 5th Birthday, Grace!

Every year I write a letter to my children in honor of their birthday. This is Grace’s 5th birthday letter. My dearest Grace, I am so grateful that I am able to be your mommy. We had a lot of … Continue reading

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Our Little Girl’s Wedding Birthday Party

This post contains affiliate links. Last year Grace went through a phase where she was obsessed with watching my wedding video. She would watch it multiple times a week. Nate and I have seen our wedding video so many times … Continue reading

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Looking Back at 5 Years of Beach Vacation Blessings

My husband is the director of a nonprofit and one of the donors to the nonprofit has gifted us with a week at his beach house for the past 5 summers. I can’t get over how incredibly awesome that has … Continue reading

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Salsa Canning Vlog: a silly and ridiculous “how to” video

This post contains affiliate links. I was home alone. It was glorious. There were a million things that I could have spent my time doing, but the ripe tomatoes were calling my name. It was time to make salsa. I … Continue reading

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