Maybe The Grass Isn’t Always Greener

2017/6/29/the-grass-isnt-greenerThis spring started with a whirlwind as my husband (the calm & steady rock of our family) mentioned to me that he was looking at a fixer upper house for us to buy.  WHATTTTT??!! Who was this spontaneous stranger I was talking to???  Amongst the little baby stage we were just submerging from, I honestly had forgotten that fixing up a home together had been a dream of mine for as long as I could remember…

Three Ways to Style A Jean Skirt

I’ll be honest, I don’t have the world’s most diverse closet and a lot of times I am a t-shirt and jeans girl, but I have been trying to step out of my comfort zone in the fashion department and decided it was time to branch out a little.  Summer is a great excuse to try something “different” (or so I keep telling myself.)  So I marched my way down to one of my current favorite stores: Madewell.  They have the perfect “basic” pieces.  I wanted to come home with one piece, because let’s be honest, I’m a youth pastor’s wife and can’t just buy it all (like I wanted to.) . With the help of Racheal (always take a friend) I decided on this zip jean skirt.  Here is how I style it 3 different ways.