Consider the Lilies

Consider the Lilies

It’s 2015, and the word “consider” has been on my mind. To be fair, it started in 2014, on an evening in December, when my husband came home with an unexpected Christmas present one of his friends gave him at coffee that morning. In beautiful handwritten script and bold Sharpie, one of the ivory slices of cardstock read: “Let us hold fast the confession of our home without wavering, for He who promised is faithful, and let us consider how to stir one another up to love and good works. Hebrews 10:23-24” The other, provoking in its simplicity: “Consider the lilies. Luke 12:27” The latter was a surprise gift for me! It didn’t hit me until a few weeks later, the word they shared: consider.

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The First Look We Never Had

The First Look We Never Had

Around our six-month milestone of marriage, a new friend in Austin, Meredith, (who happens to have her own amazing business, Bristol Lane Florals, and was super encouraging when I told her about my dream of starting this blog!) asked me if Jeff and I would like to be models for an upcoming styled shoot. She was collaborating with several other Austin wedding vendors/friends for a new blog/magazine, Cottage Hill.

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