What I Learned in June {2015}

What I Learned in June {2015}

School may be out for the summer, but the learning is still going strong over here in my little corner of the world. In no particular order, here are some of the things—big and small—that I’ve learned this month. I had assumed the prevalence of real estate apps like Zillow and Trulia rendered real estate… Continue Reading

Lately // June 2015

Lately // June 2015

I am so excited about the arrival of summer, my absolute favorite time of year! I am loving the warm weather, longer days, delicious fruit, and everything else this season has to offer. The changing of our physical seasons seems to have ushered in a new season of parenting as well. My days with Charlie… Continue Reading

Happy Father’s Day!

Happy Father’s Day!

Throughout the Bible, God uses a broad assortment of titles. Each name reveals a unique aspect of His character and help us better understand His true nature. My favorite name for God, and the one that resonates the most with me, is Abba, or “Father.” I know that many struggle to reconcile the image of… Continue Reading

Charleston Michael: Five Months

Charleston Michael: Five Months

Well hello there, my adorable FIVE-MONTH-OLD! I know I say this every month (and I’ll probably STILL be saying it when you are old and gray, provided I live that long), but you are growing up WAY too fast! It’s true what they say about raising a child: the days are long, but the years… Continue Reading

Journaling 101: How Writing Each Day Has Improved My Life, and How You Can Start a Journaling Habit of Your Own

Journaling 101: How Writing Each Day Has Improved My Life, and How You Can Start a Journaling Habit of Your Own

I’ve been thinking quite a bit lately about the four pillars of health (physical, emotional, mental, and spiritual), and about what positive steps I can be taking in these areas to promote my overall wellness. One highly effective tool for improvement on all four levels is something I’m already doing: journaling. I’ve shared in the… Continue Reading