Hello & Happy Hump Day! For those of you who know me, you know I'm not a huge fan of cooking. This is a problem, because neither is my husband... and I'm the lucky one who arrives home first from work, which means I'm the designated dinner chef. That being said, I LOVE quick, easy, … Continue reading Expanding My Culinary Horizons – Cuban-Style Chicken Breasts
Hey there, friends. You might be wondering what I’m referring to in my title. Well, there is something that has been weighing on my heart the last few days - something that hopefully isn’t taken the wrong way, but is merely an observation. Side Note: we have been very busy for the last six weeks, … Continue reading Unpopular Opinion: Have Our Churches Succumb to the Secular World?
Happy Saturday! It finally feels like Fall after some unseasonably warm weather we've had over here in Cleveland. I even have my pumpkin candles burning this morning - my favorite. Today I wanted to share a few bible verses that I love and help to reassure me when I feel I'm starting to lose my … Continue reading Five Biblical Reasurrances for Worldy Emotions
Happy Sunday! I wanted to quickly share with all of you two things I whipped up today - super easy pumpkin muffins and a 36x36 DIY abstract art piece I hung in my dining room. Yes, I am the "basic" that immediately buys pumpkin everything as soon as it enters stores. Judge me all you … Continue reading Two Ingredient Pumpkin Muffins + My DIY Abstract Canvas Art
Got you with that title, huh? I'm not referencing the absence of God - God is never absent. I'm talking about the war on Christianity we're currently facing in America. I was watching the news this morning, and saw another story about a football coach who was suspended for praying after every game. Seriously? I'm … Continue reading Where Has God Gone?
As I rapidly approach my 26th birthday, I have been reflecting on all the changes - good and bad - that have occurred in my short adult life. Realizing I'm quickly aging from early, to mid, to (gasp!) late twenties, there are several tips I have for others who feel like their twenties are flying … Continue reading 25 Things to do by Age 25
Hi, friends! As promised, I'm going to share a little bit of my schedule with you. I have found ways to accomplish more in my day - and all it took was peppering in a few tasks during the week that I typically put off until the weekend. WEEKDAYS TYPICALLY LOOK LIKE THIS: Between 6:15AM … Continue reading How to Get More Done in Your Day
Good Morning! As I'm sure you could tell from my last post, I have recently been doing some soul searching. I am growing in my faith, but I have also been extra motivated to "up my hustle" AKA step outside my comfort zone and truly make a difference in not only my faithfulness to God, … Continue reading Making Positive Changes
Morning, everyone! We have been crazy busy over at the Nockengust house. Late spring is always a whirlwind of events for us, and I am working on getting better at allowing myself time for the hobbies I enjoy, even when we are busy (hint: time management post coming soon), but it truly is hard when … Continue reading Spread the Word
GOOD MORNING, FRIENDS! I love Saturday mornings at the Nock house. Justin, Theo and I usually get out of bed between 7:30 and 8:30 AM. We sip on coffee while I read/watch the news and J usually does a little bit of work. Thee Bear is usually getting into something he shouldn't be or snuggling between … Continue reading Spinach and Egg Mini Frittatas