I created this space as a place for me to share these loves and passions of mine; what makes my heart beat and colors my days alive. My hope is that this blog is filled with the realness, the rawness, the beautiful, the heart stirring, gut aching, shakey nervousness, slow and pensive, wild and thriving thoughts and moments of LIFE.


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The 2nd Annual Essentially Oils Day Retreat

I had the absolute honor of hosting our second annual Day Retreat and it gave me ALL THE FEELS. I will never be able to give my gratitude justice in words. To friends & family who gave up their mornings (And honestly just their entire day) to help us setup, to Valerie spending part of her birthday […]

October 21, 2017

Business, Wellness

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A Brand New Savvy Collection

Today was like Christmas in our home because my YL order arrived with all of the new Holiday Catalog products including this Savvy Minerals Holiday set! I am SMITTEN. The packaging is GORG. The colors are beautiful and that lipgloss is complete with a mirror and an LED light inside  

October 21, 2017


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10 Octobers Together

10 Octobers together and they’ve gotten sweeter every year.   

October 19, 2017


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A Fall Diffuser Blend You NEED

MY HOME SMELLS INCREDIBLE RIGHT NOW thanks to these guys. Plus instead of breathing in toxic fragrances I’m breathing in oils that actually have health benefits. ???????????????? 5 drops of cinnamon, 4 drops of orange and 2 drops of ginger. You need it in your lives. ????

October 10, 2017


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The End of an Era

5 years I took a leap of faith and started a photography business. 4 years ago I decided to specialize in weddings. 3 years ago I took another leap of faith and went full time after I graduated college. 2 years ago I started a wellness business. 1 year ago, as Tyler and I planned […]

October 7, 2017

Life, Photography

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A newly learned Mom Hack!!

Mommas, here’s your weekend hack. 1 drop of Sleepyize in a little dab of Young Living’s Kidscents lotion and give those littles a nice foot massage. Heck. Give yourself a little massage too ???? Then say hello to the best sleep of your life because they’ll be getting the best of theirs. ????????

October 6, 2017

Life, Wellness

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Just as quickly as they came…

And just like that, as quickly as they came, they’re gone. The house doesn’t have toys and clothes strung out all over. There’s no food thrown on the floor. No snoring babes on the monitors. No more sweet snuggles after bath time, or quiet and gentle mornings, no more piggy back rides or baby wearing. […]

October 5, 2017

Foster Care

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We’re Doing This Thing!

Well we officially got our first placement last night, one hour after getting the call.  And by first placement I mean siblings… So much for our one child under 0-2 plan ???? They’re here, they’re sleeping, and we are officially doing this thing.  Thoughts from today in no particular order: -I just survived an entire day […]

September 30, 2017

Foster Care

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