Family · Love · Marriage · Relationships

Three Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day

I was asked to participate in the #HallmarkAtWalgreens campaign, sponsored by Hallmark at Walgreens. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. Holidays and celebrations are a big deal in my family. I love how my parents have always planned to make celebrations fun for our family, and now it’s my turn to… Continue reading Three Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day

Family · For the home · Love · Marriage · Motherhood · Relationships

Five Ways to Make Your Home Your (and Other’s) Favorite Place 

My days are VERY different now than what I have always been used to. I am the girl who is either working, studying, out with friends, planning a party, or going out with Jimmy. A social butterfly is an accurate stereotype for me. The only time I stick around the house is when I am sick… Continue reading Five Ways to Make Your Home Your (and Other’s) Favorite Place 

Food · Marriage

Cooking with Allison and Jimmy: Asian Night!

I am sharing with you TWO Asian recipes today. The first is a very special meal in my heart, and it’s not because it’s the most tasty to me. It’s because it’s the most tasty to my husband. Let me warn you: making sushi is a cooking level of difficulty and it’s not easy to… Continue reading Cooking with Allison and Jimmy: Asian Night!

Family · Health · Marriage · Women

First and Second Trimester Tricks

Tonight Jimmy and I went to a Tex-Mex chain restaurant (which I would not recommend) because they had a deal on queso. That is so “basic white girl is pregnant” status. I don’t normally eat queso because I don’t believe in putting that substance in my body. But now, it is one of the only things… Continue reading First and Second Trimester Tricks

Love · Marriage · Relationships · Women

Honoring Singleness

Last week I listened to a sermon that was on marriage, and I didn’t agree with how it was presented. The sermon was 100% gospel-centered truth. I am sure it was encouraging and convicting to every married couple listening, and I agreed with everything he said. But the problem is that I couldn’t stop thinking about what… Continue reading Honoring Singleness

Food · For the home · Health · Marriage

My Grocery List & Tricks

Food is obviously a huge part of our lives. It’s necessary. It’s delicious. It’s fun. But it can also be super stressful because of the time and money involved with grocery shopping. I’ve pinned blog grocery posts, “Shop at Trader Joes on budget”, “Paleo grocery list”, “Everything you need” grocery list. And honestly I have… Continue reading My Grocery List & Tricks