Dear Hurricane Harvey,

Dear Hurricane Harvey,

You've taught me so much in just a week. The minutes, hours, days, nights are all a blur and are currently running together. You've taught me that no matter what age, race, political affiliation, religion, or anything that could've possibly made us different from each other didn't matter in disaster. You taught me the importance [...]

Life of Joy

Life of Joy

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 [...]

DIY: Essential Oil Candles

DIY: Essential Oil Candles

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 [...]

Texas Wedding Bliss

Texas Wedding Bliss

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 [...]