I’m so glad this month’s Girl Chat is all about our staples for the summer. It turns out I’m not very organized about getting ready for the season, so thinking through my list of what we need every year was actually really helpful! I’ll be referring back to this post every spring. 🙂 In case you’re… Read More


Back before I had kids, one of my fears was that motherhood would turn me into a different person. Who I’d be as a mom was such a mystery. Would I let myself go? Would my personality become annoyingly maternal? Would I only listen to songs with titles like Fruit Salad Yummy Yummy? Would I… Read More


Another month has gone by, and that means it’s time for my monthly book review (no spoilers)! This group is all faith-based nonfiction, which some of you will love and others…not so much. But even if you don’t read nonfiction regularly, choose at least one of these and give it a chance. They are each… Read More