See the World 🌎

I think everyone should see the world, while they’re relatively young. I wouldn’t say I’m “young”—I know people who are younger than me who have been many more places, but that is not the point. When you want to see the world, it isn’t a race, it’s a journey. Over the last few days, we […]

Thoughts Over Coffee & Leaves: Contentment

  Long time no talk!  I’ve been kind of recovering from a cold, so I apologize! I forgot how much adult doses of DayQuil affect me. 😳 (Does anyone else feel really hazy and drunk when they take that stuff?) Its not cool at all. On the one hand, it makes operating a car or […]

| P i c k i n g in C l i n t o n |

  Today was a fun day. I’ve been a little emotional amidst all the #metoo stories showing up on social media today, plus sharing my own personal stories of abuse.   It was nice to getaway for a few hours and hang out with my husband, Tim. ❤️  We went to Clinton, Tennessee to look […]

How We Saved For Italy 🇮🇹 (And How You Can Too!)

  Hey, guys! I have the most exciting news EVER to share with you all! I’m. Going. To Italy!!! 🇮🇹 🎉  Last night, I found the deal of a lifetime on airline tickets and took the plunge. I literally stopped everything I was doing, ran to my grandparents’ house and called everyone together for a […]