Taking A Step Back


It’s all about the hustle. Everything I have done in my life I went after with this attitude. Landing my (at the time) dream job, going back to school to pursue a different career, and earning stellar grades in college. These were all things that I had my mind set to. I weighed the pro’s […]

Full Belly


Full belly, full heart, full life! So I often use this hashtag #fullbelly when posting pictures of all the good eats I fix up. I haven’t posted a whole lot lately about recipes, but would definitely like to begin. Food has always been a big part of my life. That may sound strange, but it’s […]

God’s Will – The Small Things


What is God’s will for my life? This is a question many of us ask ourselves. Many of us probably ask this multiple times throughout our lives. Each season of our lives brings about a new change that probes this question. Without some intentional seeking and connecting with God this question can haunt us for […]

Connecting To God Through Nature

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God’s beauty is all around us. It’s finally starting to feel like spring time in central Illinois. The weather is warming up, the birds are chirping, and the blooms are blooming. Though there is a purpose for each season, there is a particularly strong resemblance between spring time and the good work God does for […]

How To Love Your Home

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Home is where the heart is. My husband and I are so lucky to have the home that we do. It’s an old 1800’s farm house, sits on just under 2 acres of land, and has a machine shed for all of my husband’s toys. It’s in the country yet close to town, so we […]