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10 things that I learned in 2019

2019 was epic. It was bigger than life. It was more than I would have ever dreamed in my wildest thoughts. It was full of some of the highest highs and lowest lows that I’ve ever endured. Life is wild. Sometimes we really don’t know what we are capable of until we are sitting in… Continue reading 10 things that I learned in 2019

faith · lifestyle · Open Letters

Being an understanding person doesn’t mean you have to agree with everyone

Being an understanding person doesn't mean you have to agree with everyone For a long time now, I've gone out of my way to view everything and everyone objectively. Naturally, we all bring our own experiences, baggage, fears, loves, views, etc. to the table. And not that everyone always means to, but all of those… Continue reading Being an understanding person doesn’t mean you have to agree with everyone

Caribbean · Open Letters · Other Resorts · Relationships · Travel

Guest Post & Jamaica Reflection | A View of Travel Blogging through a Mothers Eyes

Guest Post & Jamaica Reflection This blog post is a guest post written by Catherine Parker, mother of Olivia McCraw (Co-Contributor, Often Photographer, and "Travel Twin" of Wine and Weekends). Catherine was generous enough to volunteer to write a guest post about our recent family trip to Jamaica. I am honored and very impressed with… Continue reading Guest Post & Jamaica Reflection | A View of Travel Blogging through a Mothers Eyes

Blogging · lifestyle · Mental Health · Open Letters

My Gratitude List | 10 Things I’m Thankful for this Thanksgiving

Next,  My Gratitude List 10 Things I'm Thankful for this Thanksgiving 1. Jesus I will never claim to be the perfect Christian or someone who never comes up short. I have my faults, struggles, and problems just like everyone else. The beauty of this, though, is I have a perfect Savior in Jesus Christ and that is… Continue reading My Gratitude List | 10 Things I’m Thankful for this Thanksgiving

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An Open Letter to those Searching for Happiness

Outfit Deets | Cardigan: Lucky Brand | Shirt: Target | Jeans: Lucky Brand | Sandals: Dolce Vita | Bracelet: Loves Affect | Choker: Jules Smith| Earrings: LOFT | To Those searching for Happiness: I've learned a lot about myself in the last year. Most people spend their entire lives searching for happiness. But, I've come to realize that being happy or… Continue reading An Open Letter to those Searching for Happiness

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An open letter to those who haven’t quite found their way in the world yet

Open Letter: I don't always get this personal on the blog, but this one has been a long time coming. I know we all need money and that is the biggest problem with just jumping around from job to job in order see what you like. Also, a lot of people can explore different jobs… Continue reading An open letter to those who haven’t quite found their way in the world yet