May Goals

Now that I am done with school, finally done writing pages upon pages of projects and papers, I decided for my May goals to focus on…writing. Ever since I was very young, I have loved to write. The first “book” I wrote was called Best Friends, and it was all about the adventures of me […]

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Simple Activities with Baby

My focus for March was simplicity, and as with all of my monthly goals, I am still trying to keep them through the rest of the year. One thing I tried to focus on in March was single-tasking and focusing on what I was doing in the present. The area most important area for this […]

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Mama at a Track Meet

Athletes milled about, jogging, jumping, stretching. The smell of the rubbery track and grassy field blended in the fresh air with the spicy scent of icy hot. “She looks like she’s fast. I wonder which event she’s running,” I thought to myself, immediately beginning to assess the competition. My stomach felt light and nervous. Then […]

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March Goals

February seemed to just fly by! I am late in posting these goals for March, but I still feel like it can’t really be March yet. The theme for my goals this month is Simplicity. I just began my final (!!) term of college, there is always housework and cooking to be done, and spring […]

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Mae is Six Months!

Where has the time gone? I think I blinked and now Mae is six months old. Half a year. Way too old. I haven’t posted many Mae updates, so I figured it was time for one! I am so blessed to be her Mama. Mae is the sweetest, happiest baby. She loves attention and she […]

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Two Little Things

Often it’s little things that make a big difference in life. I have so many huge things in my life that make it wonderful, but these are two “little” things that I am enjoying right now. Haaka I had heard of this before, then forgot about it. Mama told me about it when she saw […]

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February Goals

Happy February! I am a few days late posting about my February goals, but I have already been trying to implement them. This month’s focus is Marriage. I thought February was a good month to focus on marriage because after my relationship with God, my relationship with my husband is the most important. I focused […]

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5 Hospitality Tips

Sam and I really enjoy having people into our home, and here are five tips I’ve learned that help make serving others with hospitality much easier. When we first got married we talked about how we looked forward to having people over and using the time to get to know people and use it as […]

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Disney with a Baby: 6 Tips

Earlier this month Sam, Mae, and I went on a trip to Disney world with my family and three other families. We had a party of 25! It was an adventure; exhausting, but so fun and filled with memories. This was my first (and perhaps last!) trip with a baby, so I am by no […]

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Our Year Review: 2018

2018 has been a year full of blessings and hardships, sadness and joy, and lots of huge life changes. It has been both one of the hardest and one of the best years of my life. January On January 2, the day Sam and I left Mississippi to return to Romania, I found out that […]

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