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May 11, 2016

For such a time as this…

Have you ever second guessed God’s timing? Wondered why certain doors closed? Certain friendships ended? My daughter’s favorite Bible story is the story of Esther. She asks us to read it to her every night and if we skip a word or paraphrase the story, she is quick to correct us! When I asked her

April 13, 2016

A look back at my first race – 10K

Growing up my long lanky body and fast metabolism made me a natural runner but my lack of disciple and patience made me only good for short distances!  In high school I ran the 100 & 200m and enjoyed beating the guys in gym class – I even qualifying for state and placed in the

March 24, 2016

Natural dyed Easter Eggs

As Easter approaches, here’s a quick and easy natural way to dye Easter eggs. Most of the natural dyes can be found in your kitchen already, so save the scraps/onion skins, and coffee grinds for this project. We did this project last year with a two year old and it was a great success! She

March 9, 2016

Le Petit Marche – a resturant review

A few months ago we caught a super early flight to Atlanta. After picking up our car rental, food was on our minds and we headed over to Le Petit Marche, check out their website here. The moment we walked into the front door we where greeted with a warm welcome and the southern hospitality was

March 8, 2016

Celebrate Women.

Today the world celebrates women everywhere, and my hope is that we as women will celebrate each other. We  encourage you to reach out to the women who’ve inspired you, encouraged you, and have been an important part of your life. Tell them how they’ve impacted you. Thank them for their friendships. So often we