What’s My Name?

Have you ever really sat and thought about why names are so important? Historically, last names would tell us what someone did for a living, or even what part of their country they were from. Royal lineage was honored with the names handed down to them through generations of monarchs and leaders. Nowadays, names become…

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Home Is In My Heart

Going home to find what I’ve lost of myself

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Show Some Compassion

Learn how you can show some compassion and help save the creatures big and small around the world!

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World Kindness Day

What does kindness mean to you? Maybe it’s a hug from a loved one when you’re having a bad day. A phone call from a friend just to say hi and check in. A card in the mail from someone you haven’t heard for in awhile (OMG what’s snail mail gasps every millennial reading this!)…

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It’s Just a Phase

If you know me, you know something that I love is the moon. It always fascinated me as a child; I remember staring at it out the car window or my bedroom window, watching the phases grow larger and then smaller. And it’s the phases of the moon that have particularly become most relevant to…

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Rwanda Part 2: Lake Kivu, Kibuye, & Kigali

(Read Rwanda Part 1 here to catch up!) June 15 Lake Kivu in Kibuye – The Cormoran Lodge Waking up under the large mosquito net on our king size bed that Heather and I shared, I rolled over and could see the sun poking through the closed curtains from our balcony. I got up and…

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Rwanda Part 1: Kigali, Butare, Nyungwe Forest

Looking back on our incredible trip to Rwanda, it sometimes feels like a dream that we even went and experienced what we did! My heart is so full and grateful for what we saw there – and I am forever changed because of it too. Not to sound too cheesy, but this was a place…

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A Cold & Broken Hallelujah

  Do you ever have those days where there’s a song stuck in your head? And I literally mean days… the same song has been playing in my mind over and over since last Friday. It’s a song I’m sure you’ve all heard, or at least a version of it anyway (because it’s been covered…

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10 Habits of a Boss Babe

You might not think that 106 degree weather in the Arizona desert sounds like much of a vacation, right? Well, for me this past weekend in Scottsdale was just that! Planning months in advance, our annual girls trip finally happened this weekend and I was so excited to see some of my best and closest…

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