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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Pulling a freshly-laundered blanket from the dryer, all warm and cozy. Warm pancakes piled high on a plate for family breakfast on a Saturday morning. Sitting by a crackling fire on a crisp fall night. That’s how the South feels to me: warm, welcoming, familiar. Even though I was born and raised in New England, […]


March 6, 2019

Our Trip to NC – The Drive

Adventures + Travel

Dear Dillon, each day, you make my day. But today, you really made my day. I know you like to rest on Sunday afternoons. Cozied up beneath the quilt on our couch, you usually unwind and catch a nap between church and dinner. I enjoy that time too. Being snuggled up beside you with a good […]


March 3, 2019

Location Scouting

Daily Life, Photography

I celebrated my 27th birthday yesterday! It feels like yesterday that I turned 17 on a snowy Sunday. At the time, I celebrated by singing this tune with my mom and blasting this song during car rides with my friends. 17 was one of my most favorite ages of all because it held so much possibility. I was […]


March 2, 2019

Turning 27

For the Heart