Where it all began. Three years ago I said YES to God, St. Ignatius, and the youth. My journey as a high school youth minister began. This picture was from my first day on the job. I was supposed to start working on Monday but Brian texted me late Friday night and said "Hey, the … Continue reading Life of Joy
Delicious, easy, and healthy is my most favorite kind of dinner. Anytime I discover and create this its a win-win in our family. This recipe was super easy, minimal cook time, and one of Ben's favorites. So I can't help but share the delicious Ahi Tuna Poke bowls we created last week. This was inspired … Continue reading Ahi Tuna Poke Bowl
Anyone that knows me, knows I have a deep love for smell goods. I'm always trying to keep up with the latest way to keep my house smelling fresh, clean, and welcoming. Recently I've been on an essential oil kick for many reasons. 1) They smell absolutely amazing. 2) They lift your spirits and put … Continue reading DIY: Essential Oil Candles
Mike + Jamie's Texas Kind of Wedding If there's one thing you should know about me you should know I'm a sucker. A sucker for all things from the south, DIY, and love. Mike and Jamie's wedding was nothing short of those three things. Mike and Jamie have a special place in our hearts. You see … Continue reading Texas Wedding Bliss
Taco Tuesday may just be a thing in the McDonald household. Ok maybe not considering we have different types of tacos each week. A couple of reasons why we love tacos in the McDonald house. They are absolutely delicious and full of flavor. They are super easy to make. They hit the spot for either … Continue reading Mexican Street Tacos
Welcome! Seriously, welcome! Third times a charm for this blog experience right? Ben + Sylvia here to share a little bit (or a lot) of what goes on in the daily life of the McDonald's. With my many attempts to previously blog it's time to start over, fresh, and hit the ground running. Keeping Mc … Continue reading Keeping Mc, and Here to Stay!