Follow me…or don’t.

I realized something icky about myself the other day. Far too often I measure my self-worth by a number on a screen. It hit me that no matter how many followers I have, no matter how much traffic my blog gets, no matter what circles I nudge my way into, I will never feel like I’ve “made it.” If I measure my worth by likes, follows, and pageviews, I will never be enough ....more

What I’m Reading – February

To keep on track with my...more

Keeping journals: 5 ways your kids can start now

This year, we started homeschooling our kids, mostly as a way of sticking together as a family. Because of my husband’s job as a professional baseball coach, we move a few times a year. As we began our homeschool journey, I decided pretty quickly that I didn’t want to have a million pieces of paper to organize or endless works of art that would end up in a shoebox (or the trash) ....more

How to get the most out of your library card

Nerd alert! I’m about to tell you how to get the most out of your library card. I love the library ....more

Goals – An Update

We’re halfway through February, so I thought it would be a good time to see how I’m doing on my 2015 goals. I would love to hear how you’re doing with yours too. 1. Pare down my wardrobe ....more

Thankfulness Lately

Every once in a while, I feel the need to unplug for a few days. Since it’s Friday, I thought an analog weekend sounded just about perfect. But before I sign off, I wanted to share a few things I have been thankful for lately ....more

An Invitation

On Saturday at the IF:Gathering, seven women of various ethnicities...more

A Lightbulb Celiac Moment

While in Austin...more

Don’t miss it

When my husband...more

One step.

I tried not to go to the IF:Gathering in Austin this year. I even gave away my original ticket. I had...more