nature, Matrimony Creek, Gods creation,

Mountain Laurel and a Waterfall

What a beautiful week we’ve had here in North Carolina! The temperature at night has gotten down into the 40”s, while daytime temperatures are around 76. Springtime at its best! I love exploring our beautiful country and it’s even more special when I discover something close to home. A new walking trail has been finished… Continue reading Mountain Laurel and a Waterfall

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Mamas and strawberry lemonade

My mom is genuinely my best friend. My husband jokes about the amount of time I spend with her...but I explained to him how she's not like "most moms". How she will stand with me in the pit at a concert drinking wine and dancing or go totally natural with our similar wavy hair or… Continue reading Mamas and strawberry lemonade

freedom, i am enough, made in God’s image, quit comparing, love

Enough.

I have a tendency to look at life through how can this be improved lenses. Some people might call that having goals or always trying to improve. And my husband is the same driven type. So contentment isn't our strong suit. I found myself being especially hard on my body. Even at my skinniest I… Continue reading Enough.

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5 Simple Tips to Help with Stress at Work

I can remember staring at my bulletin board one afternoon at work feeling exhausted and anxious. Life at home as a working mom was so crazy and work was stressful and busy. With my head pounding and my eyelids dropping, I decided I had to do something different. If I couldn’t completely change my outward… Continue reading 5 Simple Tips to Help with Stress at Work