The Stars Are Brightly Shining

Have you ever visited a place that makes every story you’ve ever heard about it come barreling toward you with shocking clarity? Have you stood in a place that wrapped itself around you and soaked into the very fiber of your being? Have you ever been so startled by the reality of your faith that… Continue reading The Stars Are Brightly Shining


Adventures in the Kingdom of Jordan

"It seems that the more places I see and experience, the bigger I realize the world to be. The more I become aware of, the more I realize how relatively little I know of it, how many places I still have to go, how much there is to learn" -Anthony Bourdain I love to travel!… Continue reading Adventures in the Kingdom of Jordan

Food, Travel

STL Adventures: Baetje Farms

Welcome to Goatoberfest 2020 Less than an hour south of St. Louis, nestled in the countryside of Ste. Genevieve County, is a magical goat wonderland! Baetje Farms (pronounced like bay-gee) is the home of the cutest goats and tastiest, small-batch artisan goat cheeses around. If you are looking for a fun field trip, and a… Continue reading STL Adventures: Baetje Farms

Book Reviews, Travel

Body Positive Book Review: Big Summer

It's finally Summertime, and though this whole quarantine mess has helped put a dent in my TBR (To Be Read) pile, I feel like I can now work on it in earnest. I signed up for my community's adult summer reading program and am working my way toward Super Reader level. I like to skip… Continue reading Body Positive Book Review: Big Summer