Family Adventures | The Poor Porker, Lakeland

Hero. As you read that word what images came to mind? A cape? Battle? Comic books? I see him: my husband and dedicated ...
June 19, 2016

How are you?

I've heard this question thousands of times, I may have asked it even more than that. The generic response comes out fas ...
May 17, 2016

A Wedding Anniversary Gift | From our Children

Khaled and I celebrate seven years of marriage this month and our children decided to celebrate with a creative idea. Th ...
March 15, 2016

Carissa|Hoola for Happiness

"Photograph a day in the life of someone I admire." I wrote those words on my list of 35 ways I could celebrate turning ...
October 8, 2015

Atlanta Treehouse Adventure | #35to35 Birthday Bucket List

The month of June was one of the most adventurous months of this year for me. If you've been following along my #35to35 ...
July 6, 2015

Dancing in the Rain | #35to35 | Birthday Countdown

It was pouring outside. I was in elementary school, but I still remember it vividly. I had been begging my dad all day t ...
May 27, 2015

35 to 35! | Birthday Countdown

As my 35th birthday approaches, I decided to celebrate the 35 days leading up to my birthday by highlighting how I love ...
May 25, 2015

Your Sparkle lives on… |Remembering Kimberly Hendrix

I've allowed photos to speak for me over the years when the words just don't pour out the way I'd like. This post is one ...
March 18, 2015

The Best Christmas Gift | 2013 Family Annual Roadtrip

As everyone opened presents around the Christmas tree yesterday, I was overwhelmed with emotions. How blessed are we to ...
December 26, 2014