Merry Christmas!

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Just want to take a moment to say Merry Christmas! I am grateful to know you through this blog and look forward to lovely moments of style {and some new things} in 2015. May your Christmas be blessed and may your New Year be bright. See you in January, friends! ... Continue Reading...

Faith on Fridays #10 – Back-to-School Time

It's that time of year again when lots of children and others are heading back into the classroom. Lots of children all across the country gathered school supplies and probably new shoes (oh my, how feet grow during the summer) and stepped foot into a the room of a new teacher. Some of those little students entered with complete confidence of making new friends and commanding the attention of everyone. Others may have stood by shyly, ever so apprehensive of what was in store that first day and ... Continue Reading...

Faith on Friday #9 – Hope

Earlier this week a package arrived in the mail. It was from my mom. She had sent two t-shirts, one for my hubby and one for me. The t-shirts were sold in order to raise awareness and money for a little boy named Liam. Back in April, when he was just a newborn I posted this to my Facebook wall: When I was growing up in that small town in Iowa, I had a couple of great friends. Although I rarely have the opportunity to see them now, they are still near and dear to my heart. Jody, Kathy "Kat" ... Continue Reading...

Faith on Friday #8 – Interrupted

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One of my goals this month is to read the book Interrupted by Jen Hatmaker. I picked it up last week and have been reading it ever since. Jen is a witty and hysterical conversational writer. Yet she is genuine and honest, two qualities which are very endearing to me. I don't really care if you're a hot mess but just be honest about it. I mean pretending to be what you're not doesn't make you what you want to be. Right? Right! Basically, Jen tells the story of how her life got interrupted by ... Continue Reading...