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It’s been almost exactly three years since I wrote part one of Hope in the Midst of Hurting. Tannan and I had just went through the toughest week of our lives. We lost our sweet 6 week old baby, Malachi, through miscarriage and our world was flipped upside down. I had never felt hurt so […]

If anyone knows me well, they know I have a bit of an obsession with Starbucks. So when I heard that they were building one of their “World Famous” Starbucks Reserve Roastery’s in downtown Chicago, I knew I’d need to make a trip and check it out. Tannan was sweet enough to take me there […]

This past August, Tannan and I hopped in FRONT of the camera, for our six year anniversary, to let some friends remind us just how special it is to have these moments captured! And getting these photos (AND video!!) back have been the perfect reminder just how special this job is! I’ll cherish these forever! […]

  This blog post is so surreal! First, it’s insane that Maci girl is even here with us AND the fact that it’s already been a month is blowing our minds! I know it’s cliche to say, but time honestly needs to slow down because it’s going by way too fast! It seems like just […]