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Donating Hair~ a Special Kind of Giveaway

Please join me in welcoming my friend, Becki today! I met this dear friend back in April when she came to the (in) Real Life Conference hosted at my church. We became fast friends and I have been blessed to have her in my life ever since.Recently, Becki shared a post on Facebook about how she periodically donates her hair. I asked […]

15 Year Anniversary

My husband and I are celebrating our 15 year anniversary today. We celebrated our 5 year anniversary with our sweet newborn, Lindsay Elise. On our 10 year anniversary, we went on a trip to Vermont- and I started having morning sickness with our 3rd baby, Gibson Beckett. Today we celebrate with another newborn, Ainsley Rose. Every milestone in our marriage […]

Five Minute Friday~ Imagine

I did not write a Five Minute Friday post this week. I confess that I am feeling rather uninspired at the moment. So when I read that a link up for kid’s posts was being hosted by, I decided to ask my kids if they wanted to participate.They were all excited and as you will see, they each had a […]

Coconut Cakes and Legacy

Over the past month and a half, I have had the privilege of sharing several amazing guest posts on the subject of “Leaving a Legacy”. Today is the last guest post in this series (although I will do a concluding post tomorrow). The words shared by these beautiful friends have been one of the biggest blessings that I have experienced […]

The Importance of Creating Vivid Memories For Our Children

I met Traci because of ice cream. Shouldn’t all good friendship stories start that way? We were friends on facebook because of the blogging world and one day, Traci posted a status about her favorite kind of ice cream. Since the brand was Wegmans- THE grocery store in Rochester- my interest was piqued. Where did she live? Turns out that […]