Celebrating 3 Years

I wasn’t sure whether or not I was going to write this post.  Last Wednesday (June 26th) was mine and Jordan’s 3rd wedding anniversary.  I wanted to document a little timeline of our 3 years of marriage and the events that they have held, but last week was a difficult and sad week for my…

Proverbs 31 Mom

Have you ever read about the Proverbs 31 woman in the bible? If you’re like me, you have read this passage many times, attempted to memorize it, have at times felt motivated to strive to be like this Proverbs 31 woman, but then realized that she is impossible to live up to. I think that…

Throwback Thursday: Outer Banks Getaway

Earlier this week, Jordan and I had the opportunity to get away for a few days (just the two of us) to the Outer Banks. The timing really could not have been better, after 3 weeks of feeling very disconnected from one another (with his 2 weeks of Rockbridge and the week of recovery/survival we…

My Nemesis: The “Evil” Bikini

Today in my scripture study of 2 Peter, I read this: “They promise them freedom, but they themselves are slaves of corruption. For whatever overcomes a person, to that he is enslaved.” (2:19) After reading, I asked myself the dangerous question, “What is overcoming me right now?” The answer came too quickly. The bikini. The…