Watermelon Slush 2

This summer has been a pretty mild one here in the Midwest. Some days I honestly thought it was September, not July! But this past week summer has decided it is done pretending to be fall. The sun shone brighter, temperatures got higher and humidity was back with a vengeance. What does that call for? Ice Cold […]



Love notes from God. 2

I don’t know about you, but sometimes it can be hard for me to remember just how big God’s love for us is. I try to put it in a box, conditionalize it, and more impossible yet-put it in human terms. The problem is: God’s not human. His love is not like our love. It’s bigger. Better. Stronger. Unfathomable. […]

WIAW…all thanks to OChem 1

So this WIAW owes it’s success to Organic Chemistry, the new love focus of my life. With a condensed 5-week class, I’m basically spending 90% of my time spent awake in our chemistry building. But it will all be worth it when the class is over and I don’t have to worry about it during […]



WIAW – summa lovin’ 4

Who doesn’t love summa-time? The sunshine, warmth, break from school haha not me – summer classes for the win! But still – summer is great. One of the best things about it? COLD FOOD! Ok – I eat cold food 99% of the time summer or not, but this way I can actually eat cold […]

English Muffin Bread – take II 4

A long long time ago, before I ever thought about going off to college, taking classes called O-Chem or willingly choosing to stay in school over summer break – I made a little loaf of bread that earned the name: “English Muffin Bread”. You can read all about it, see the recipe, and laugh at my horrendous pictures […]


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‘Be Satisfied with Me’ Prayer

A friend recently shared this with me and I LOVED it way too much not to pass it along to any and everyone who may stumble across it on this little ole’ blog. I hope it speaks to you in every way you need it to! Be Satisfied with Me by St. Anthony of Padua Everyone […]