I started doing some major purging in our home over a year ago, and every time I'd come to a stop and think, "This is pretty great! I'm nearly done!" I'd find more to get rid of very soon after that. What I've discovered is this whole "minimalism" thing is an ongoing process. It's a … Continue reading Content


Banana No-Nut Bread

Since it's finally cooled off outside, I've gotten into a baking mood. Today I was catching up on some house work and noticed that I had some overly ripened bananas on the table that hadn't been eaten. They were way past eating them alone, so I knew I either had to throw them out or … Continue reading Banana No-Nut Bread

This Little Light of Mine

Earlier this Summer my husband and I went to Cathedral Caverns. It's a huge cave underneath a mountain in North Alabama and the tours are completely walkable (actually, even drivable-- one pregnant woman in our group that day got to ride a golf cart the whole way). I'm no caver. I've always been pretty claustrophobic, … Continue reading This Little Light of Mine

Our Wedding (Part 5): The Ceremony

It's been a while since I've done a post in my wedding series! If you missed the first four parts, you can check them out here: Our Wedding (Part 1): The Dress Our Wedding (Part 2): First Look Our Wedding (Part 3): Getting Ready Our Wedding (Part 4): The Wedding Party Today I'll be telling … Continue reading Our Wedding (Part 5): The Ceremony

Seeking Fulfillment in God During the Single Years

I'm excited to share with you the very first guest post here on my blog, written by a friend of mine, Halle Nelson. Y'all go check out her blog, As God's Own, HERE and be sure to give her a follow! The single years. A dreaded, negative term, that so many wish they could avoid. … Continue reading Seeking Fulfillment in God During the Single Years