I Have Arrived


I can't thank you enough for all that you have done for me. About a year ago I my partner split ...more

A Rare Pair Of Shoes To Walk In


Since It All Came Undone ...


I wish you both the best in this difficult time and hope your new found journey leads you down a ...more

Slow Love : Your Soul Needs This

The moment I pulled this book out and held it in my hands, I could feel the cover beckoning to me. And when I finished the prologue, my soul was immersed.   “I welcome you into my story with the image of me on my hands and knees on the cool, damp earth, peering into the heart of a flower, hoping none of the neighbors see me and think I’m stoned or I’ve lose my mind.” ...more

This too Shall Pass

Right now there's a storm rolling in. A big one. shall I rather say one in physical form and a proverbial storm that began circling early this morning We woke up to the sun just starting to peek through the shades on the window and then, the darkness set in....more

Show me your BOOOOOBS!!

Raise you hand if someone screamed this at you in your lifetime. Now, how about in the last month? How about on a family kyaking trip down a river? Okay, now if anyone else still has their hand raised, please, console me in the humility that I will forever be reminded of. Like an elephant, my family never forgets. ...more

A BIG splurge

Since the day we bought our house, we've had big dreams. Big. We've made changes and renovated, section by section. Piece by piece. We have made this home the house we dreamed of. But as we sat on our patio this summer, in the un-godly heat, we knew it was time to go for the big purchase. ...more

Warning: This post may make you hungry and want to go on vacation ... {PART ONE}

Just saying!So I promised photos of our trip to Northern Michigan last weekend ... and I finally found some time to edit photos and post! Yay for that!So this is part one of two - the anniversary getaway part. The part where we packed our bags mid-week and booked a last-minute trip to Traverse City to stay at the Grand Traverse Resort and Spa....more