The book that changed the way I tackle tidying

Spring cleaning is officially here! What? You’re not excited? I’ve never been one to adhere to the notation of Spring cleaning. If it’s messy now, clean it now,. Even with this mindset, my home feels overrun by STUFF. After reading Marie Kondo’s The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, I have a new perspective on how to approach cleaning and decluttering my home and I’m EXCITED! Have Read More

6 Great Books for Personal Growth

Struggling is something we all deal with. Whether it’s your job, marriage, faith, or even with yourself, we all know the pain it can cause. Struggling is good (even though it is unwelcome) and often leads to personal growth. Personal growth can come about in many ways. Learning from our mistakes, prayer, and reading are great ways to grow. I find that I grow more Read More

How Being Still Changed Me As A Reader

Books play a huge role in my life. If you have ever read (or seen) In Her Shoes, the way that Rose feels about shoes is how I feel about books. “When I am having a bad day I like to treat myself. Clothes never look any good, food just makes me fatter, but shoes always fit.” Books always fit. They are my happy place. Read More

DIY Twine Vase {Thrifty Thursdays}

With spring right around the corner, I’ve looked around the house seeing what I want to change. Normally I would buy new stuff and donate the old, but with trying to save money I decided to try to repurpose some of the decor I already have. I’m REALLY loving all the gold accents everywhere, so I decided to add a few of them to my Read More

Sometimes Things Aren’t Okay…. and That’s Ok {Navigating the Seasons of Life}

Sometimes things aren’t okay…. Seasons of life are a funny thing. Sometimes you don’t realize that you’re going through one until you’re in the middle of it. This season in my life feels like it’s been going on for a LONG time and sometimes I’m not ok. The emotions come and go, but I just can’t see an end to it. Today I saw an article Read More