Chicken Empenadas

This past weekend my family all got together  for the weekend. Rarely does this happen, so during our time we spent catching up, we did all of our favorites, baked, played, and looked through old family pictures like the one found here. Anyone who comes from a large family background that includes attending church on…

{HipKnoTies} One Garment… 30 Ways… (Plus Size)

If you follow any of my social media you already know just how obsessed I am with all of my HipKnoTies pieces.  Seriously, what is more perfect than 1 garment that can be worn in over 30 ways!?!  My interest was sparked a little over 2 years ago when, I ran across the owner &…

Day 42

My sister and I were hanging out this weekend and the great thing about having good family time is that when you have a conversation, you’re really having a conversation.  There isn’t a need for all the pleasantries, and etiquette,  you can just really talk, at least thats how we roll.  So this weekend, we…

defining your why…

Have  you ever come to a place in your life where you’ve thought something over for so long that you find yourself coming up with reasons to talk yourself out of the reasons for not doing something. (try to get that straight in your head… )  That was me a few weeks ago.  I knew…

DAY ONE… of 90

This morning I was lying in bed, in that warm cuddly sweet spot that makes you not want to move… you know the one I’m talking about… it feels like perfection and can completely consume a morning if you let it. As I just laid there, I started thinking about the challenge I’m taking on,…

BE DIFFERENT…

“What can we say about such wonderful things as these? If God is for us, who can ever be against us? Since God did not spare even his own Son but gave him up for us all, won’t God, who gave us Christ, also give everything else?” Romans 8:31-32 Have you ever made a conscious…

A new journey…

Back in August I began a trek across the country that would change my life more than I ever believed it could. People would ask me, how long are you staying, what brought you back, why HERE… and I simply would say “I’m afraid to say anything regarding my plans because I’m afraid that God…

Fall Inspired Blues…

In recently moving back to the midwest, I have been reminded just how refreshing and inspiring it is to be surrounded by such lush, vibrant and luxurious colors.  What colors are you loving to wear this fall?  Visit us on Facebook to tell us all about it. –Eliza {BONUS:  It was such a treat getting…

Things I love…

                                                   Cute dogs with cold muddy noses…  OWLS…Way before they were trendy…  Street Art from around the world…

Things I love…

You know… its coming to my attention very quickly that I love cute creative nails… not like the really out there kind like these…  (which to be honest I admire the artwork but they are definitely not my style.) but more like this.  Of course when I began curating this post,  the first thing I…