What Happened In September 2017?


Thoughts from Irma


Hurricane Irma might have devastated Florida and surrounding islands. But, I couldn’t help but find beauty in the midst of the tempest. On Sunday, September 10th, I sat on our front porch and wrote ferociously, this blog post is the result of that writing fury. Read More


What Happened in August 2017?

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And just like that, another month is gone. It’s hard to believe 2017 will be over in just 4 short months. August just seemed to fly by. I can’t believe it’s over already. Also, how in the world have I been running this blog for 3 and a half months already? It seems like yesterday I hit publish on that first post. Thank you to each and every one of you who have been with me on this journey. I’ve grown so much in just 3 months and I can’t wait to see where we go in the future. read more


What Happened in July 2017?


July 2017, it’s hard to believe you’re gone already. I feel like this has been a month that flew by and also went slowly. It seems like you just started yesterday and that you it’s been 75 days since you started. Time is such an interesting thing. I learned a lot this month and pushed myself in ways I never thought would be possible. read more

35 Things I Love About My Mom

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Today is my mom’s birthday! (I won’t say how old she is cause I love her :)) I have learned a lot of things from my mom and there is so much that I love about her. In honor of her birthday, I’m going to share 35 things that I love about her! read more

31 Lessons I learned From Growing Up With 6 Siblings


As some of you know, I grew up in what can be considered a large family of 7 kids. I am the middle child with is a pretty amazing experience if you ask me. I have 3 olders iblings to look up to and be motivated and inspired by and learn from. I also have 3 younger siblings to teach and help navigate the paths of life. I love being the middle child.

*Note, these aren’t going to be in any particular order… read more

What are my Plans for the Future?


I get asked a lot what I want to do with my life since I’ve graduated High School. The truth is, it’s a long answer. The short is I’m not 100% positive. I’m still trying to figure that out. read more

A Peep Behind the Scenes (What’s on my desk?)

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What’s on my desk? read more


The Face Behind the Words

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Hi, I’m Heather! I want to introduce you to the person behind the keys. read more


12 Lessons I’ve Learned from 12 Years of Homeschooling

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  1. God is the most important subject. Fun fact, I am reading through the bible in a year for the 3rd time. Seriously, the second best thing I ever did from homeschooling. The first being, learning how to pray and starting to literally write out every single prayer. I highly recommend that you do this. It’s awesome to be able to go back and see how your prayer life has grown. read more


Friday May 19th 2017

A look at my day as I did food preparation for my high school graduation party


Today was a great day, it was crazy, busy, and stressful but altogether it ended really wonderfully.  Tomorrow is my high-school graduation party so I spent today doing food preparation for it. I decided to try something new and snap some pictures with my phone as I went about my day and post them here and write about them. read more