I'm delighted that you're here! My heart behind this blog is to invite you into my daily life, the things I am most excited about, the lessons I am learning, and the beautiful things I am capturing. I invite you to pour yourself a warm cup of coffee or sweet tea and stay awhile! I hope this space is an encouragement and inspiration to you!


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Spring is here and I am so excited! Little snippets of spring have been cropping up in New Hampshire and it’s such a delight. The days are getting longer. I hear birds chirping as I sip my coffee in the morning. The snow is melting away, making way for buds and blooms all around. I’m […]


March 20, 2019

Inspiration Board No. 8: Peonies and Pastels

Inspiration Boards

This is such a true picture of this season of life. We just finished dinner and I’m sitting at our dining room table. Dillon lit a crackling candle for me and set Spotify to play my favorite instrumental bluegrass. In front of me sits a glass of water, a handful of pens, and a pile […]


March 19, 2019

On Finishing What I Start

For the Heart, Uncategorized

“Turn left, and your destination will be on the left”, said our trusty navigation app. We’d arrived to Raleigh! And just in time for dinner with the Shauls. We were nervous-excited-thrilled to meet them, because – believe it or not – this would be the first time we met them in person. Stephanie and I’s […]


March 8, 2019

Our Trip to NC – Raleigh

Adventures + Travel