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I had a few different ideas of what kind of playlist to share today, which means there may be future playlist posts to come. But for today I wanted to share some of my favorite praise & worship songs. This is the music that inspires and encourages me the most. Click here to listen! Do […]


4 days in a row of blog-tember! Here’s a little of what’s currently going on in my life…   Reading…The Last Star by Rick Yancey. I read the first two of this series in July so I really want to finish the trilogy this month. I’m also reading 3 other books. I’m really thinking about […]

BLOG-TEMBER Day 3: Summer Favorites

Today’s prompt is to share a list of favorites from this summer. It’s crazy that summer is coming to a close. Labor Day weekend always feels like the bridge between summer and fall to me. It’s one fun-filled, long weekend summer send-off. Don’t get me wrong, I love summer. But by the end of August […]


The writing prompt for today is to share a list of current goals. I haven’t shared goals here very much, though I frequently am writing goals in my notebooks. I’m going to share some goals I have for September and I plan to let you know what goals I achieved at the end of the […]

BLOG-TEMBER Day 1: Introduction

I’m so excited to be participating for the first time this year in the blog-tember challenge! The blog-tember challenge is hosted by Bailey and she has provided a writing prompt for every day in September. I doubt I will post every day, but I’m going to try to blog as many days as I can […]

August Reads.

I can’t believe today is the last day of August! I do love Summer, but I’m ready to welcome Fall with open arms. I’m ready for pumpkin spice everything, football, and cooler weather. Starting tomorrow I plan to participate in the blog-tember challenge that is hosted by Bailey at Brave Love Blog. Basically, she has […]


After being MIA for most of the year, I’m going to try to get back into the swing of things. No promises though because I’ve said this before. Anyways, I just got back from an awesome vacation to London and Paris and I plan to blog about that soon, but until then…. Remember those surveys […]

Ragnar Trail Relay – Atlanta

Last weekend, I ran in my first Ragnar trail relay and I certainly hope it isn’t my last. It was such a great experience and I wanted to share about it! So, if you aren’t familiar with how a Ragnar trail relay works, here’s the basic breakdown. You are on a team of 8 total […]

January Reads.

  The blog was abandoned in January, but I am back to tell you what I read this last month. My goal in 2015 was to read 52 books and I came up short with a total of 41 books read. I’m trying for 52 again this year and so far, so good! The Secret […]