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Here’s all the random nonsense that I feel like sharing with you. Whether it’s a recipe that I love and think you will too, a fabulous giveaway, my favorite tv show, or my latest clothing delivery from Stitch Fix. This is just a bunch of randomness friends! I love it!


Jesus is Better + If You Only Knew

By On December 1, 2017

A few years ago my husband and his friend Brett wrote a song called “Jesus is Better”. It has rung through my ears and my heart so many times since I first… Read More


The Happy Hour #169: Kat Lee

By On November 29, 2017

Podcast: Play in new window | Download My guest for The Happy Hour #169 is my friend, Kat Lee. Kat is passionate about teaching others how to jump-start each day with a grace-filled,… Read More


The Happy Hour #153: Shauna Shanks

By On August 9, 2017

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Shauna Shanks joins me for a special live edition of The Happy Hour – recorded in my backyard in the sweltering July heat for our… Read More


Happy Hour #118: Emily Ley

By On December 7, 2016

Podcast: Play in new window | Download My guest for Happy Hour #118 is Emily Ley. Emily is the Founder and Creative Director of Emily Ley Paper & Gifts. She is also the… Read More


Happy Hour #100: Aaron Ivey (and friends!)

By On August 3, 2016

Podcast: Play in new window | Download 100th episode!!!!! I seriously cannot believe it. Two years ago, starting this show, I had no idea if anyone would ever listen to this thing.… Read More

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Happy Half Hour #6: Gloria Furman

By On May 30, 2016

Podcast: Play in new window | Download My guest for The Happy Half Hour #6 is my friend, Gloria Furman. Gloria and her family live in Dubai, where they started a church.… Read More


Questions for me?

By On June 19, 2015

You guys are just the absolute sweetest listeners, readers, and people in the world. Many times you guys have questions that you’d love to ask me, and so now I have a… Read More


Friday Fun 6.12.15 {Persimmon Prints, Gruene, TX, & Chewy Greens}

By On June 12, 2015

Happy Friday friends! We have officially survived 2 weeks at home during Summer break! We’ve filled our days with exploring new parks and trails around town. Some have been awesome, and some have been… Read More


I love my community.

By On May 25, 2015

Aaron and I have been super blessed to have surrounded ourselves with a community that hasn’t changed much over the past couple of years. In the above photo, four of those friends… Read More


Top posts from 2014

By On December 31, 2014

Here are the top 10 posts from my blog this past year. 1.  The Mom Problem {January 13} – this was a guest post that Aaron wrote for me and it went… Read More

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Things I’m loving: Fall, Rachel Lyn Photography, Gnomadic, & Texas football

By On October 4, 2014

Happy Saturday ya’ll! The weather here in Texas is amazing and makes me so happy. We get this fabulous Fall that makes me giddy with excitement and I want to start every… Read More


I love Monday

By On September 15, 2014

Source: Best Life Mistake Monday’s are usually everyone’s least favorite day of the week. The weekend is over and it’s time to get back to the real world, which sometimes is hard,… Read More


Happy Hour #15 with Amy Gayhart

By On August 29, 2014

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThis week is our first time to have a return guest on the Happy Hour. My BFF, Amy, was my very first guest when I had… Read More


Australia, casseroles, ballet, & hearts — Let’s look for love!

By On August 22, 2014

Happy Friday friends!!! I debated about telling you all that my husband is out of town for next 12 days because one of you reading just might be a psycho killer, find… Read More