Category Archives: Personal

I remember as a little girl my Grandma Myers always had some kind of plant she was tending to. She kept a small green house (which was actually a raised bed under a window frame) with something growing in it almost all winter. She also made “coal gardens” with us, and we would watch in delight […]

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I love companies who give good products and amazing service. I recently went to Warby Parker for an eye exam and new glasses. I somehow got my dates mixed up and went a week early. They were incredibly kind and rescheduled me the same day. I only had to wait another 15 minutes! They ordered […]

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Something happened when I turned 30. I used to work 60+ hours a week-no problem. Now I max out at 45-50. The other day at the gym-as I wheezed onto the floor-Daniel looked at me and said, “You really need to do more cardio.” All I could do was shake my head between gasps of […]

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Have you ever wondered why bad things happen? Why do friends get cancer? Why doesn’t the long-awaited adoption go through? Why do relationships take so much effort and sometimes fail? Why does God allow it all? Many times my first reaction is to blame God. I mean if He is all-powerful, He could prevent this […]

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 How do we sum up in just one day what our dear Mothers do for us all year long?! I can’t. She calls to check in, is extra brave and drives in city traffic to come see me, sends plants and lilacs without me asking, and still manages to be the feistiest in family kick-ball […]

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I had asked Rachel to go with me to the Business Boutique months beforehand and it somehow slipped up on us. When she text me two weeks before and asked if we were still going I said “Yes!” That led to a last minute scramble fore tickets and an AirB&B search. We almost missed our […]

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I decided to share a few of my favorite things I enjoy on Fridays. Here is the first Favorite Fridays. I searched for months for the perfect watch. I wanted the face to be clear and simple, it to be comfortable and look classy. A lot to ask in a watch, I know. But then […]

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By far my favorite social media is Instagram. It can be a little alarming the amount of time and thought we put into those little squares; but if you utilize it correctly it’s an amazing tool for photographers! The best part about Instagram is in our bios. We have one link we can post to […]

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Infertility. It’s a subject that makes people feel awkward and is just so personal that we don’t talk about it much. A few years into waiting for a baby I started searching the internet for other woman who struggled with the same thing. Most of the stories I found were woman who talked about it […]

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