Down south warm winds, whirling leaves as cars pass on my country road and the smell of wood burning on a fire next door. The sun set peeks through my window and that is where you will find me, cuddled up in one of my mom’s throw blankets, soaking up a good book. As of lately, I have been devouring…

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A little over a week ago I was lucky enough to come across this adorable apron from The Catholic Company. The blessing we say before meals goes a little something like this: Bless us, Oh Lord, and these thy gifts which we are about to receive from thy bounty, through Christ, Our Lord. Amen. Cameron is quickly becoming a young man…

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*Top: Express| Skirt: BP| Earrings: Michael Kors| Lips: Mac “cotton candy”| Watch: Michael Kors  Nothing strikes a more feminine note than a floral maxi skirt and a pop of color on your lips. I sat down with my journal and wrote out a list of things that are life-giving and things that are life-draining. Noticing what I’m grateful for and…

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I am not worthy, but only say the word and my soul shall be healed. Matthew 8:8 Why do Catholics go to confession? I’m going to give you a little inspiration about a personal confession of someone I love more than anything on this Earth and his experience through confession, but first what is confession? – It is an encounter in…

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If only I would have started my blog at the time my son was born and have documented all of the precious moments I now have forgotten to look back on. I encourage anyone to start a blog. There are so many inspirational blogs out there now days to be inspired by. I only hope you all will find mine just as…

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it’s hard to believe that in only 3 years I’ll have a teenage boy. Like Really?! Today is a bittersweet day. My baby is 10. What seems like so long ago really has passed by so fast. It’s amazing how life happens and before you know it you have memories to treasure for a lifetime. A lot has happen over a…

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  There are reminders of you everywhere. Sweet little baby pictures and old “backyardigans” DVDs stuffed away in your closet of the ‘not-so-cool’ movie collection anymore and little drawings hung on the wall from kindergarten, but now the famous sport jerseys are hung in your closet and the birthday wish of getting an IPhone is swirling around in your head…

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