Backyard Al Fresco Birthday Party

We recently hosted a little backyard dinner to celebrate my mother in law's birthday....more

Let Him Help When He Wants To

"Let my husband work all day - I can handle it all....more

Puerto Vallarta 3 Year Anniversary Trip Video

I recently put together a little video of our three year anniversary trip to Puerto Vallarta....more

Paris: Day 3 -- Jardin des Tuileries, The Louvre, and Seine River Boat Cruise

We spent our third day in Paris visiting Jardin des Tuileries, the Louvre, and the Vedettes du Pont Neuf Seine river boat cruise....more

Setting Relationship Boundaries

On the topic of relationship, a friend of mine once told me that she hoped that I would not let the world take away my naivety....more

Where Beauty Comes From

"Your beauty should not come from outward adornment, such as braided hair and the wearing of gold jewelry and fine clothes....more

Grandma's Brag Book Photo Book

All my mom ever wants for a gift is photos....more

Finding Community When All You Want is Margin

Over the past year I have learned a lot about myself when it comes to relationships, commitments, and responsibility to others....more

Dinner Menu Plan: Week 2

Two months ago I decided to start sharing my weekly menu plan here....more

Having Time For Others

"Husbands who work hard to provide for the family help the women have more time to spend together." -More Than Happy: The Wisdom of Amish Parenting One of the greatest gifts my husband has given me is the gift of time....more