Faith

The Bible and Instagram: When Should I Unfollow Someone?

Turn my eyes from looking at worthless things; give me life in your ways. Psalm 119:37 I've been praying that Scripture verse for myself this year. The Bible says that the Holy Spirit knows to to pray for us (Romans 8:26-27), and God uses His Word to help me grow. When I started praying this… Continue reading The Bible and Instagram: When Should I Unfollow Someone?

Enjoying The Journey

Comfort Classics: The Shop Around The Corner {Movie Review}

Before How To Lose A Guy in Ten Days, before Legally Blonde, before When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless in Seattle and You've Got Mail - before all those, there was The Shop Around The Corner. This is the essential romantic comedy. It has the meet cute, the eventual lovers who initially can't stand each other,… Continue reading Comfort Classics: The Shop Around The Corner {Movie Review}

Recipes · Time Management

Menu Monday + All The Comfort Food {10.18.21}

I have a hard time planning anything but comfort food this time of year! All the creamy, carby, baked and cheesy things just sound extra delicious. I'm especially excited to make my favorite potato soup - the recipe is linked in the menu below. Before we get into this week's menu, let's take a minute… Continue reading Menu Monday + All The Comfort Food {10.18.21}

Friday Favorites

5 Things on Friday: Kitchen Favorites {10.15.21}

Happy Friday! I have a fun roundup of favorites for you today - five things in my kitchen that I'm loving. They decrease in price as you go through the post, starting with a big appliance and ending with a sweet treat! #1 New Range I am not one to do research or really spend… Continue reading 5 Things on Friday: Kitchen Favorites {10.15.21}

Marriage

How To Stay Connected To Your Spouse When Life Is Busy

For all 10+ years of our marriage, Paul has worked anything but a 9-5 with hours as early as 4:30 AM and as late as 2:00 AM. He hasn't worked nights, thankfully, but he's done just about everything else and works at least 6 days each week. I've always worked a typical 9-5 job about… Continue reading How To Stay Connected To Your Spouse When Life Is Busy

Recipes · Time Management

Menu Monday + We Got A New Oven! {10.4.21}

After two and a half months with a broken oven, I'm happy to report that we finally replaced it! We went with a Frigidaire from Lowes and had a great experience with both the model being in stock and the delivery being on time! Large appliances can be so expensive. We shopped around, waited for… Continue reading Menu Monday + We Got A New Oven! {10.4.21}

Enjoying The Journey · Friday Favorites

Month in Review: September 2021

It's not hard to pick a highlight from September - our family vacation in Pigeon Forge is a highlight of the year! This was only our second family vacation since my sister and I have been married and we all had the best time. We recreated the picture from our first Pigeon Forge vacation (my… Continue reading Month in Review: September 2021

Recipes

Making Paula Deen’s Famous Fried Pork Chops

I was so excited to visit the Paula Deen store during our family vacation in Pigeon Forge this month! We didn't have time to eat at Paula Deen's Family Kitchen, but my Mom and I had the best time browsing through the store located on the first floor of the restaurant. You can't visit the… Continue reading Making Paula Deen’s Famous Fried Pork Chops