96 Hours in My New Home

Well, we’re finally in New Mexico. We drove through flash floods in Missouri, ominous shelf clouds in Oklahoma, and windy snowstorms in Texas, but we’re finally here. In the past 96 hours, I’ve traded lush green trees for sun-bleached sagebrush, and grassy lawns for terracotta hills. Now, I have mountains in my backyard and hummingbirds […]

Things I’ll Miss About Ohio

I can’t believe it. In 10 days, I’ll be leaving Ohio for good. (In case you haven’t heard, the Air Force is sending us to New Mexico!) It still doesn’t feel real; I think a huge part of that is coming from the fact that we’ve never stepped foot in New Mexico before.┬áIsn’t it crazy […]

Where I’ve Been & Where I’m Going

Hello? Is this thing on? It’s been a while since I’ve shown my face around here. I’m here to tell you why, and also to share my vision for this blog moving forward. I’ve been blogging on and off for the past 4 years. It started as a way of documenting my life. I wrote […]

Sunset at Manhattan Beach, CA

Last week, my husband and I visited our best friends who live in Southern California. We had such an amazing time, and many more photos from the trip will be coming to the blog soon! One of the things on our California bucket list was to watch the sunset from the beach. So, on Wednesday […]

What I’ve Been Reading Lately

One of my goals this year is to read at least one book every month. So far, I’m on track! Here’s what I’ve been reading lately and whether or not I’d recommend it. Wild by Cheryl Strayed This book is old news, but I picked it up after watching the Gilmore Girls reboot. Admittedly, the […]

Spring Nail Colors

Spring Nail Colors

I always love having my nails painted in spring; I feel like it can brighten an entire look! Around this time of the year, I tend to put away my dark jewel-toned polishes and bring out lighter, brighter options. These are the colors I lean towards during spring! As you can tell, I’m a huge […]