Even though Hadley was born 11 weeks ago (What?! Already?!), I still feel like the details of her birth are crystal clear. I tell a much better (much more comedic!) story in person, but here goes the version I’m comfortable sharing on the internet. Hadley was due on Thursday, November 14, so by the 15th I was really about to… Keep Reading
I don’t think our parents know this, but Jamie and I have been thinking up creative ways to tell our parents that I’m pregnant for as long as we’ve been married. Conversations including “That would be a hilarious way to tell my parents that we’re having a baby!” were spontaneous but embarrassingly frequent. We’ve always known that we’re blessed with… Keep Reading
July 26th – Where did this month go? I was so anxious about July because I knew that it would be SO BUSY, and it has been, but I’ve been able to see a lot of people that I love, start to get back in the swing of work, and knock out a TON of baby stuff! I’m off for… Keep Reading
Well hello there to my old readers and possibly to new ones! I’ve been missing my blog so much over the last few months, but I just couldn’t seem to muster up the creative energy to give it a whirl again. One of the main reasons that I’ve loved blogging over the last few years is because this site has… Keep Reading
To my mom, with love, on your 50th birthday Happy Birthday! You get even more beautiful with each passing year. I am so truly thankful that God made you my mom. Thank you for standing by me through those rollercoaster teenage years, for creating rules and sticking to them, for being my mom when I need a… Keep Reading
I am so excited to tell you about Los Altos de Eros, a true slice of Heaven here on Earth. Read on to discover why the food, activities, views, people, and more make this your perfect destination vacation spot. There is no combination of positive adjectives to adequately describe our six day/five night vacation in Costa Rica. To say that… Keep Reading
13 days, five cheerleading practices, two new-teacher orientations, one spring cleaning, and two cheer bonding nights at our house stand in the way of me and Costa Rica. Oh my stars, I cannot wait.
On April 26, 2011 I met a man who would lead me to an experience that would change my life. His name is Darrell Scott. Darrell lost his middle child, Rachel Joy, on April 20th, 1999 when two students entered Columbine High School and opened fire. Rachel was the first student shot and killed that day. She was sitting outside… Keep Reading