10 BOOKS TO READ IN 2018

Every year I have some sort of reading goal and if you have followed for a while, you know I am a Powersheets user so those really hold me accountable. Last year I had a goal of reading 52 books and I was bummed that I only read 38 but I am setting out to read 52 books again this year! I found that I don’t read much in the summer because I’m too busy…

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SIMPLE THINGS I DO TO MAKE LIFE …

I’ve talked about this a few times before but I have been in the process of simplifying my life for the last few years and I have accumulated a lot of good tips and tricks I’ve implemented so I thought it would be helpful to share on here with you! Read to the bottom too because I’m going to mention something fun I’m going to start doing on Instagram! -When I’m at the gas station,…

2018. MY WORD.

Every year I sit and listen. Listen to what God has on my heart and what he’s whispering into my ear. And at the start of every year I pick that word to focus on throughout the year. As I was pondering what to pick this year, this word kept coming up. NURTURE. to care for. to encourage the growth/development of. Each year I choose a word, it becomes a part of me and the…

2017 IN SECONDS

This may be my very favorite project to complete at the end of each year. This is my second year using the 1 Second Everyday App and it’s so simple to put together and such a fun memory keeper. I shared my 2016 1SE video last year and I’m grateful I stuck to it this year because every time I watch this quick video I realize how very blessed I am in this sweet little…

HOW TO GET ORGANIZED IN THE NEW …

For the last four years, I have picked a word to focus on (I’ll be sharing my one little word for 2018 on Friday) and when I started doing this little task in 2014 my first word I chose to focus on was simplify. Not only did it help me throughout that year but it is something I have carried with me ever since and it has helped change my life. I am by no…

REFLECTING ON 2017 & 2018 GOALS

(This is my best nine from my 2017 Instagram feed and I thought it was so cute how all the pictures mesh so well together!) Hello from Alabama! I’ve missed you friends and this blog space. We got back from a wonderful trip to Wisconsin yesterday and I feel so lucky we get to go there during the holiday for celebrating but I always feel so ready to get back home and into the swing…

OUR CHRISTMAS CARDS WITH MINTED

*i received holiday cards from minted in exchange for this post. however, i love minted and all opinions expressed here are my own as always* i have always admired and loved Minted’s card selection and have ordered numerous things from them but when i had the chance to partner up with them for our chritmas cards i jumped on the chance! they have an insanely large selection of cards to choose and endless ways on…