This Is Us

    August 14, 2017

    On August 20th 2014, my husband and I had dinner with some friends who’d recently had a baby. We invited them over and hung out with the couple and their new addition all evening. That night after they left, we finished washing the dishes and tidying up and while standing in our kitchen Wiley said “I want a baby of our own, I think it will be fun” (or something similar). I was elated. As I’ve told you before, since I was a little girl, I have known that if I have one purpose in this life, it is to be a mother. So, his words were the sweetest. I was smiling from ear to ear and my heart was pounding. My dream was going to come true.

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  • Recipes

    Carrot Ribbon Salad

    For the past three years we have lived in a sweet little cottage-style house that has been the home of some of our fondest memories, and happiest moments. This week, we got word that…

    August 9, 2017
  • Lifestyle

    Wake Up Feeling Great

    Sleep: we have to have it in order to function. But when we get enough of the really good kind, we find ourselves feeling amazing and full of energy. But how do we make…

    August 6, 2017
  • Lifestyle

    The Road to Good Skin

    When I was 13, I was self-conscious and a little insecure because while all my friends still had skin like babies, I had acne. I felt like the state of my skin began to…

    August 4, 2017
  • Recipes

    Coconut Yogurt Snack Bowl

    In attempt to cleanse our bodies, reduce bloat, and start fresh Wiley and I are eliminating all grains and added sugars from our diet for at least two weeks. We started on July 31st…

    August 2, 2017
  • Lifestyle Travel

    Coffee and Coconuts

    Do you ever have those moments when you just want to take a day off and get away? Well, recently this was the case for Wiley and me! So, we decided to spend the…

    July 27, 2017
  • Recipes

    Pesto Grilled Vegetable Kebobs

    The other day, we heard a knock at the door and open it to find our neighbor holding a bag full of colorful peppers. She said “here honey, these are for you!” and was…

    July 21, 2017