Why I’m Ditching My Keys (Kind Of)

This post is in partnership with Ozone Action Days. All opinions are my own. Okay, y’all, let’s talk ozone! Not exactly the sexiest of subjects, I know, but with a hot Arkansas summer fast approaching, it’s time to get serious about reducing our ground-level ozone emissions. So, what exactly is ozone? According to the super-knowledgable EPA, it’s a “highly reactive gas” that is “both natural … Continue reading Why I’m Ditching My Keys (Kind Of)

Remodeling Our Master Bathroom – The Finished Project

This post is sponsored by Home Outlet. All opinions are my own. I can’t believe I’m finally able to say that our master bathroom remodel is complete! We started our remodeling at Home Outlet in October 2019 with what was supposed to be a quick little project. But, as you can guess, a “little” home improvement project that involves demolition, plumbing, and more can turn … Continue reading Remodeling Our Master Bathroom – The Finished Project

Coffee Talk Tuesday - 10 Minutes of Service

10 Minutes of Service | Coffee Talk Tuesday

I’ve had this post in my drafts for almost a year now. I originally wrote this article for the monthly newsletter disseminated at the church I worked for. I left my position in June 2019 to start a new path in my career, but this moment I wrote about for the newsletter stuck with me. Working for a church was an adventure all it’s own. … Continue reading 10 Minutes of Service | Coffee Talk Tuesday

Shotgun Duck Sandwich Recipe

Shotgun Duck Sandwich Recipe

As some of you know, my husband Colton is the cook of our household. He absolutely loves the process of playing with ingredients and adding flavor with exotic spices. On the other hand, there’s me. I can follow a recipe, but I’m not good at experimenting with flavors like Colton is. I stick to the strict recipes of baking. It’s more my speed! Today, I’m … Continue reading Shotgun Duck Sandwich Recipe

Our Kitchen Renovation

Our Kitchen Renovation

This post contains a partnership with SimpleCoat through Statusphere. All opinions are my own. When we bought our house in spring 2018, we created a long list of DIY projects to upgrade, improve, and tailor the house to be exactly what we wanted it to be. This lengthy list included everything from painting the walls and trim to replacing the deck and pergola in the … Continue reading Our Kitchen Renovation

Beachtown - Galveston Travel Guide

Galveston Travel Guide

Galveston Island, Texas will always be one of my favorite vacation spots. Galveston holds a special place in my heart, partly because it’s where I first saw the ocean on vacation with my aunt and uncle in July 2013, and partly because it’s where Colton and I honeymooned in May 2018. The town’s rich history, amazing restaurants, unique boutiques, friendly people, and peaceful beaches make … Continue reading Galveston Travel Guide