10 Weird Facts


Hello Friends! I was challenged exactly 1 week ago by a wonderful friend of mine to write a blog naming 10 weird facts about myself. Oy Vey! That’s not tough for me…well because I consider myself an EXTREMELY weird human being. What’s challenging is picking and choosing from all my weirdness and condensing it into 10 small fun facts. It took some brainstorming but without further adieu……MY 10 WEIRD FACTS! 1) I pick my boogers….but think it’s gross when myRead More

Changing. Growing. Living.


Hi friends!  I cannot believe it’s been so long since I’ve blogged last!…time gets away from me way too easily. One minute I feel like I’m on top of things and the next minute I realize 3 months have gone by and I haven’t touched a thing. Oy Vey! Time management….it can be a difficult thing to master. Anyways…. Did any of you make New Years Resolutions?????…. Well, I did! and Yes I know the whole first month of theRead More

More of Jesus, Less of Me


Reminder to myself this cold, crisp fall morning: It’s not all about me. It’s about Jesus! I forget about that too easily. I get caught up in the wants and envies life brings but life is so much more than just a house I might want or a new outfit I saw or the lifestyle I think I should have. Sometimes I ask myself why it seems that we can be so forgetful of the blessings God has given us?Read More



Good Morning Everyone! I just wanted to shout from the rooftops that I LOVE GOD! and that God IS LOVE! He is so utterly amazing. If I would have looked at who I am now¬†three years ago I would have thought I was mad. Three years ago I didn’t believe in God…or at least I didn’t want to. And now, through lots of twists and turns, here I am! And I wouldn’t have it any other way! Every morning IRead More

Chicago, Illinois


One week ago I departed from one of my favorite places in the world, Chicago, IL and I miss it very much already! It was the perfect ending to our wonderful, amazing, adventurous trip. I cannot believe that we have already been back for an entire week! Where did June and July go?! Buckingham Fountain Family waiting for the train! The amphitheater! Da Bean! Some sibling love! “I smile because you’re my sister. I laugh because there’s nothing you canRead More

Mt. Rushmore


Our time seeing Mt. Rushmore in South Dakota was short lived. We stayed one night at a nearby state park campground and went to see the light ceremony. Let me just tell you one thing: The light ceremony does not contain really cool colorful lights and laser beams flashing all around the mountain sequenced with a really cool soundtrack. It consisted of a 85 year old man talking for a hour and then they shined a really big flashlight onRead More