Okay ya'll, so first I should probably tell you I am the worst at keeping secrets! Not that I can't keep secrets, but when I know something really awesome, I just want to share it! Or when I've planned something, I just want to share it right away! The hubby's birthday is September 2nd, so… Continue reading Travel Diaries: Weekend Getaway to St. Louis for the Hubby’s Birthday!
*Affiliate links used. If you buy something from this post, I may get a small commission. It has been a crazy couple of weeks with school starting again, a couple auditions, and first concerts of the season, so I've been having a hard time sitting down and writing. And we just celebrated Dave's birthday last… Continue reading Staples every woman should have in her closet!
Well my 6th year of teaching is officially underway. Last year was a rough teaching year for me and while I know there are always going to be seasons or years rougher than others, it had really taken a tole on me. I was beginning to doubt myself and if I was really cut out… Continue reading Five beginning of the year protocols to set your classroom up for success!
Okay, Ya’ll, I am WAY behind in writing this post! It has already been a month since I went on the bloggers retreat and I’ve wanted so badly to share all the places and things we did with you all, but real life has been insane! I just got done with my first week of… Continue reading Girls Weekend in Chattanooga
I was so excited to interview my boss babe this month!!! I know I say that all the time, but I seriously enjoy sharing awesome gals who are doing some pretty incredible things and who have some of the best jobs! I am slightly jealous of this month's boss babe because she gets to work… Continue reading August Boss Babe- Cassie of Ozarkmtnflowertruck!
Today is mine and Dave’s 5 year anniversary!!! I know people always say the older you get the faster time flies, and I’ve really been noticing the fleeting days, months and years more and more. It is so crazy to look back on that day, it by far was one of my favorite days and… Continue reading 10 Lessons I’ve learned in the first 5 years of marriage!
Beauty *This post may include some affiliate links and I may be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on some links. Ok, so I am sure I am like many women who love to get pedicures/ manicures, facials, having a spa day, or a massage day to make you feel so relaxed and… Continue reading AT HOME SPA: MY FAVORITE DRUGSTORE ITEMS
A couple weeks ago I had the opportunity to go on a blogger retreat my sister had set up in Chattanooga, TN. First off I really needed a break... It had been a really crazy couple of weeks searching for houses, nailing down the house and packing everything. Second, I had never been to Chattanooga… Continue reading The fearful trek: How God used Nature to speak to me
So this summer has been a crazier summer than past summers, which makes it really hard for me to feel ready for this next school year. If you've been following my journey for a while, you know that I am an orchestra teacher and last year was super rough for me, so I have needed… Continue reading Hunting for a New Home
I took a couple months off of the Boss Babe segment, but I am so excited about this months and next! I recently met two awesome local boss babes at my church and they told me all about the opening of a new gallery here in Springfield called "Suddenlies." The gallery and boutique sell high… Continue reading Boss Babes