From the Heart

Let’s choose love

This Sunday morning began just like any other. I woke up, got a cup of coffee, made waffles (because Leslie Knope), and sat down with a book. Then, just like that, everything changed. I began getting notifications on my phone that friends in Orlando, Florida were checking in that they were safe. Safe from what? I… Continue reading Let’s choose love

From the Heart · Life Lessons

22 lessons I’ve learned from my dad

This past weekend, my dad celebrated his 52nd birthday. For those of you who haven’t met my dad, you’re missing out. Seriously. He’s one of the most open hearted men I’ve had the privilege of knowing in my 22 years. Throughout my life, he has been there to patiently guide me through the good and also not… Continue reading 22 lessons I’ve learned from my dad

From the Heart

Love Is… Playing Mario Party

I’ve never been a huge fan of Valentine’s Day. Not because I’m upset about not having a “significant other” with which to celebrate. In fact, each year that goes by, I’m reminded that I have many significant others in my life whom I love dearly and who mean the world to me. Friends I can… Continue reading Love Is… Playing Mario Party