Posts Categorized: Life

I Have Ten Kids

When I left UT Tyler in May I was confused, scared, and optimistic. When my divorce was final the month before my life stopped and I thought it was over. I tried moving on but I couldn’t let go. I committed to pray for God to restore my marriage, to restore me and show me… Read more »

Off The Cuff

button-up: thrifted, boyfriend jeans: AE, shoes: thrifted, bag: F21, watch: thrifted, hair: tutorial here I wore this out to Olive Garden for a birthday dinner last night with my family and my grandparents. I am so thankful to have a functional and working family. Each time we spend time with my grandparents I realize this… Read more »

Nobody Looks Good In A Graduation Cap

dress: c/o eShakti, heels: Target, earrings: H&M, ring: c/o InPink Finally! I’m blogging about this dress! eShakti sent this to me last fall and I never had a fancy enough occasion to wear it to. Looks like graduation was the ticket. πŸ˜‰ The sizing of this dress is perfect. There’s a hidden zipper in the… Read more »

A Love Letter…

Dear University of Texas at Tyler, I met you in the fall of 2011 fresh out of community college with no real plan. You were beautiful. Leafless, cool, and covered with green grass and lakes. Your professors and students drew me in. I was afraid. Nervous, anxious, scared… were you right for me? You were… Read more »


Today I’m going to kick it back old school and journal instead of show you what I’ve been wearing. Is that cool? πŸ™‚ Yesterday I posted the following status on Facebook. I felt a tug on my heart to elaborate. Growing up Courtney and I were inseparable. She was like a sister to me through… Read more »

A Girl and Her Dog

cardigan: AE, top: Old Navy, jeans: Target, shoes: Journey’s This is a very typical outfit for me. Jeans, jeans jeans. πŸ™‚ Speaking of jeans, where are your favorite places to buy them? I like Target’s jeans but there doesn’t seem to be that much variety. Forever21’s are cheap but literally ALL they have are skinny… Read more »