Family

A Season of Waiting

“And blessed is she who believed that there would be a fulfillment of what had been spoken to her by the Lord.” Luke 1:45 Advent is in full swing at our house. This year, the plain light fixture in the dining room begged for decoration, and I knew just the …
Food

Dating on the Whole30: What It’s Like

Dating on a diet can be summed up in one word: hard. And dating on the super-restrictive diet that is Whole30? Practically impossible. Of course, no one wants to come across as too picky or a Debbie Downer. And letting yourself (and your healthy habits) go can be so fun! …
Family

Like a Hot Air Balloon at Rush Hour

I wish you could join me on my commute. We’d sip coffee, pass the time with witty banter, and rock out to our favorite Pentatonix Christmas songs. But why I really want you to experience my morning commute is because this time of year, the nights are chilly and the …