• Bloom

    One of my favorite things about this pregnancy has been getting to play music for our little growing baby! I read somewhere that he has been listening in to my guitar playing and singing for months now, and with that in mind, I’ve tried to play specific songs just for him each day that I

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  • On My Bookshelf: Grit

    Do you consider yourself to be a gritty person?! Angela Duckworth’s Grit: The Power of Passion and Perserverance made me think long and hard about where I currently fall on her grit scale vs. where I’d like to be! My husband heard Angela speak at a work conference a couple of years ago, and was

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  • Friday Favorites

    And here we are again! Celebrating another Aloha Friday! I know that the past couple of months have been really challenging for many, and want to express my gratitude to all of the healthcare workers and caregivers who are working to protect and heal those who have been impacted the most by COVID-19. Though we

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  • My Favorite Book

    I am re-publishing this post from a couple year’s back, and wanted to update it with a little story about something that took place a couple weeks ago! My favorite book of all time is The Book of Mormon! This book is an anchor for me. No matter where I am or what the circumstances

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  • Embracing Winter

    I’ll be honest, I am not naturally a lover of all things winter. Looking out at the frozen tundra for months on end, driving through blizzards and stepping foot outside in the dead of winter do not top my lists of favorite things. Winter and I have only just recently started to become friends! Though

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  • Living With Less

    A few months ago, my husband and I stayed in this MAGICAL TREEHOUSE! I’m telling you, this place was straight out of a storybook! There was something so charming about being up high amongst the branches, secluded and away from the hustle and bustle of the city in the quiet woods. I know, I know.

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