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20th Anniversary Sale | 40% Off One Online Course

It was a Friday night in Washington, DC in February of 1998. I had worked late and I was supposed to meet up with friends in a local brewery. I saw Kelly come in with a group of people and I instantly said to my friends, “Check out my future husband”. We went on our first date the next week, we were engaged four months later and married 8 months after meeting. It has been hard and beautiful and broken and lifegiving. I had no idea how hard …

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To Celebrate 40 {and because life is too short}

{source} I turn 40 in a little over three months. I don’t know what I thought I would feel…but I am completely fine with it. Growing up I heard horror stories of women turning 40.  Seriously, I thought it was full of doom and despair. What do I have to be afraid of? It doesn’t matter that I am turning 40 because inside I still think I am a hot 24:-) Heck, if you stay away from mirrors you can …

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When Soap and Water Doesn’t Cut It Anymore

OK.  THAT is the weirdest title to a post that I have written in my 4 years of blogging. Seriously….and I have written about how hot “pa” is on Little House on the Prairie! As students have been watching the videos from my Creatively Made workshop I have gotten sweet comments and emails about my skin. Maybe it was really good lighting:-) I usually just use soap and water and occasionally I have invested in a skincare system. Unfortunately, I …