I didn’t always like to cook, which I inherited from my parents. Neither parent liked the kitchen much. I remember lots of frozen meals and frozen food. Easy dishes that could be warmed in the microwave and didn’t take a lot of time. I also remember when my grandmother would come to visit from Puerto… Continue reading Meal Planning Saved My Life
I keep my make-up routine fairly simple. I’m not one for heavy foundation or lipstick. I do, however, like to play up my eyes on special occasions. A few years ago, I started the switch to less toxic products, which included my makeup. I’m still on the hunt for a few more all-natural products, but… Continue reading What’s in My Makeup Bag?
It’s amazing how quickly things change. Last year around this time, Dan was entering his final year of business school, and I continued to work hard at my job wondering where the year would take us. A lot of 2016 was plagued by stress and strained hope (strung throughout a lot of my posts). I needed… Continue reading Closing out 2016…
Yikes! My last post was in early September. Where is the time going? Just as quickly as 2015 ended, 2016 is quickly coming to close as well. A lot has happened in the last two months, but a lot has remained the same, too. I didn’t really announce this much to anyone except close friends… Continue reading It’s Been Awhile…
So many new experiences over the last few weeks. In late August, I stood next to two very near and dear friends on their wedding day. It was the very first wedding I’ve stood up in, and it was SO much fun! I had forgotten how fun it was to get my hair done or… Continue reading New Experiences
Patience: the ability or capacity to tolerate delay, trouble, or suffering without getting angry or upset; quiet, steady perseverance. Proverbs 3:5-6: Trust in the Lord with all your heart and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways, acknowledge Him and He will make straight your paths. The biggest thing I’ve had… Continue reading Growing in Faith – Trusting God in Difficult Times
There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens: 2 a time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to uproot, 3 a time to kill and a time to heal, a time to tear down and a time to build, 4 a time… Continue reading Life Lately