Category: Life

5 Years Ago, We Said I Do

5 Years Ago, We Said I Do

I can’t believe it’s been 5 years since my husband and I walked down that really long aisle outside in the freezing cold.  Who knew it was going to be such a great foreshadowing on how the next 5 years would go.  Everything was peachy […]

Essential Oils & How They Support Our Family Daily

Essential Oils & How They Support Our Family Daily

The Break Down Finishing the renovation of our house was just the beginning of all of the cleaning and recovering we would still need to face.  Putting Ezekiel back in school was definitely the icing on the “let’s all deplete our immune systems completely” cake. […]

My Mid-Life Crisis at 30

My Mid-Life Crisis at 30

Turning 31 yesterday, I reflected on the past year as a 30-year-old.  I have never been more anxious in all of my life, than when I was turning 30 last year.  I feared it. It felt all downhill from there.  Waaaay downhill.  And, honestly, I […]

Renovation: Dealing With the Mess & Interference of Real Life

Renovation: Dealing With the Mess & Interference of Real Life

I know I have said this before, but life never gives you a break.  Seriously.  Some bumps are self-inflicted, and others, dammit, you just can’t avoid.  If you read my last post, on Selling our House, then you saw the beginning 10 days of what […]

Selling Our House: How We Got Started

Selling Our House: How We Got Started

That Home Owner Life We have owned our home on a little street in Oak Cliff for 5.5 years now.  I bought the house before my husband and I got married.  I had a great job, it was cheaper than rent anywhere in Dallas, and […]

The Newest Season of Life & Some Perspective

The Newest Season of Life & Some Perspective

New & Big Life Changes It has been an exhausting month, to say the least. We have been traveling and taking advantage of every fun opportunity that comes our way. We have been battling electric issues that cause half of our house to be without […]

1 Year Without Your Hi Honey.

1 Year Without Your Hi Honey.

Grandma (Or Grandma Ree as Ezekiel calls you), It’s been one year without you, and it feels like yesterday, especially to my 4 year old.  For not seeing you so much, he sure misses you, and lets me know every day.  He says you come […]

Grocery Shopping – Whole30 Round 1

Grocery Shopping – Whole30 Round 1

Look at you. Taking the first step.  Committing to a round of Whole30!  So proud of you, and super excited.  The things you are about to learn will change your life, if you are anything like me. So you have your date, and have completed […]

The Best Way To Prep For Your Whole30

The Best Way To Prep For Your Whole30

Hey You! I have personally completed 2 full rounds of Whole30. I have done multiple “resets” that vary from 3 days to 10 days. All have been exactly what I needed, when I needed. They don’t necessarily all start the same however. I have gotten […]

My 2nd Round of Whole30 & Food Freedom

My 2nd Round of Whole30 & Food Freedom

By October of 2016, I had been working with a Purpose Coach for all of 2 months, and the first thing she wanted me to get in the right direction, was my health. I knew another round of Whole30 would help change my physical, mental, […]