In the past few weeks, I’ve been thinking back on this second year of marriage. Man, what a year it’s been.
If you’re interested in donating to Isabella’s Dream Team by sponsoring my half marathon in Savannah, GA, use the link below:
Donations benefit pediatric cancer research, which is close to my heart after losing my friend Hope to cancer in middle school. Cancer has hit close to home multiple times in my life– but it is particularly heartbreaking to watch a child suffer from this disease, while knowing the lack of funding is such a problem.
If you cannot donate financially, I would appreciate your prayers during the training process!
Here is a look back at our year in reflection and gratitude for all the ways God has blessed us in 2015. (Just ignore the fact that I haven’t posted here since September…) We are still in awe of the many blessings of 2015 and can’t wait to see what 2016 has in store. Continue reading
It is 12:05 in the morning on August 8, 2015. It is officially the 365th day of our marriage. Tomorrow will be our one year anniversary. Continue reading
One year ago today, Zach started (what I thought was) a small side project that he called Crown Town Soccer. It was in the midst of a three week stay at the Atlantis Lodge, our family’s pet-friendly motel on the Crystal Coast of North Carolina (shameless plug). I was home going through last-minute wedding preparations and he was helping out around the motel. In the time that he wasn’t working, this was his project.
On Saturday during a drive to Raleigh to meet my cousin’s new baby girl, I updated the blog on a few things the Halls are up to this summer. I wanted to highlight one of those experiences a little more fully today– while shamelessly advertising for one of my new favorite companies.
Last week, I hosted a NoonDay Collection jewelry party at Mom’s house. We both invited friends and I whipped up a few goodies for everyone to enjoy. (If you like sangria, cheesecake-filled strawberries, gluten free cookies, or peanut butter dip, you should try these recipes. They were a hit!)
Back in May, I knew I wanted to take the week off for our beautiful trip to the Bahamas, and that got me off track in the blogging world. The end of the semester hit like a ton of bricks with more to do than I could ever imagine possible, but summer is officially in full swing and I am so grateful for a teensy bit of downtime.