Tiny Flashlights

Heads up: this will be a long post. You have been warned. :smile: Three days ago we had someone pray over us and our infertility. He was a missionary from the Philippines and he was there specifically to teach us how to pray for healing—and then to pray for healing in our service. I immediately … [Read more…]

Friday Funday


Hey everybody! I just wanted to remind you real quick about the giveaways that have been running all week long. They’re closing soon, so make sure you enter!  And oh yea, HAPPY FRIDAY!!! a Rafflecopter giveaway   There will be two winners in this giveaway. One lucky winner will receive two Maiedae prints, the gold … [Read more…]

An Update of Sorts

As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, our life has been all kinds of crazy lately. {As my sister-in-law said in a text message earlier this week, when is it not??} I feel like I’ve been doing a lot of link-ups and promotions and such, but not a whole lot of sharing our actual life. Even … [Read more…]

You Can, We Can: Vol. 3


We’re continuing with The Fall Welcome Week link-up with Jenna from A Savory Feast, but today is also the fourth Wednesday of the month, which means it’s time for another You Can, We Can link-up. So watch me smash the two together. Bam! When I ask myself what the busiest time of year is for us, … [Read more…]

Getting to Know You: Fall Favorites

This week I’m co-hosting The Fall Welcome Week with Jenna from A Savory Feast. If you missed it, yesterday’s post had TWO giveaways! Click –>HERE<– to go enter.  :) Don’t get me wrong, I love summer. But once it hits August, I grow tired of frizzy hair and instant sweating each time I step outside. I … [Read more…]

Giveaways Galore

Monday is rough, ya know? So today I’m seeking to make your Monday brighter by letting you in on not one, but TWO giveaways! I didn’t realize that both giveaways I opted to participate in were going to run at the exact same time, so that was an “oops” moment on my part. But who … [Read more…]

eShakti Review

About three weeks ago I was contacted by eShakti to do a product review. I had heard of eShakti from reading a few reviews from other bloggers, so when I received an e-mail asking if I was interested in trying out one of their products I immediately said yes. For my review I chose the … [Read more…]

Confessions of a Not-Famous Blogger

In just one day, two of my favorite bloggers made the announcement that they will stop writing. One is quitting the blog-world completely; the other is taking a month off to decide if they want to continue. This terrifies me. After all, if even “the best of the best writers” get burnt out or too … [Read more…]


Ever had one of those silly projects that you aren’t sure why you’re forced to do them? They probably drove your parents crazy, but they were still kind of cool? I have. One time we had to build a whole city on a piece of plywood. A CITY. Like, with houses and stores and people … [Read more…]

You Can, We Can: Vol. 2


It’s time for another You Can, We Can post! If you missed the introduction post two weeks ago, you can read it here. Since the first post in this series was so full of instructions and details, I thought I would take the time to re-post my goals and then dive into why I chose … [Read more…]