5 Tips for Long Distance BFFs

After college, I moved away from all my friends and pretty much fell out of touch with them immediately. Sure, I throw a few likes their way on social media or send the rare “OMG I MISS YOU! WE SOOOO NEED TO CATCH UP, GIRL!” text, but the friendships are not at the deep, share …

30 Lessons I Learned Before I Turned 30

I TURNED 30 THIS SUMMER. Yes, a few belated happy birthdays would be lovely to hear, but this really isn’t about THAT (wink). This is about all of the 30 lessons I’ve learned leading up to this 30th birthday. Because the reality was, I dreaded my 30th birthday. I totally expected it to be terrible. …

7 Daily Habits You Should Practice in Your Relationship

I’VE BEEN MARRIED FOR ALMOST 9 YEARS, AND HAVE BEEN WITH MY HUSBAND FOR OVER 11. (!!!) Clearly, I am no newbie when it comes to long term relationships. Sometimes these numbers even take us by surprise because we keep waiting for things to get hard! Sure, we have disagreements, and don’t always see eye to …

To Be Honest…

One of my biggest reasons in choosing to focus on the phrase “to be honest” in my business name and marketing is how important honesty and integrity are to me. I used to have this idea that honesty and integrity were these rigid things determined by someone else (aka my dad or the church). Someone …

5 Things to Stop Saying in 2017

  Girl, I love you, but I wish you’d stop saying…. “I’m sorry” when you cry. So picture me chatting with a client (or friend!), who starts sharing a deeply personal and sensitive story. They start to tear up and immediately apologize for the tears. What?? No! You are a human being, which means you have …