Friday, January 03, 2014
Yesterday was a big day for the Inspire team... We saw Inspire Weddings & Marriage magazine in Books-A-Million for the FIRST time. It was very surreal to see our new publication sitting next to titles we admire such as Southern Weddings, Martha Stewart, and the knot. Wow, dreams really do come true. Do you want to hear something crazy?... The idea for this magazine happened on November 8, 2012. I know the exact date because I wrote in my journal "is this a CRAZY idea?!" - that was 14 months ago. The two things people ask me is "How did you start a magazine?" usually followed up with "Oh, you must have connections". I love these two questions because I love the answer... I couldn't ...
Monday, October 07, 2013
Friday, October 04, 2013
I am really more of a word person which is why numbers can totally blow my mind sometimes. What If Everyone kicks off their biannual 7 days of service on Saturday, October 5th. What If Everyone is nothing less than a party of giving. Giving time, money, stuff, kindness, love, prayer, gas cards, you need it...they are giving it! We Inspire Girls are all planning on participating in our own way, and in some of the coordinated ways that are planned. (You really should pop over to their website, it is amazing what they are doing! ...but not until you are done reading this!)This coordinated effort encouraged by What If Everyone reminded me that I really ...
Tuesday, October 01, 2013
Photo Credit: Pixels on Paper It’s October! When did that happen? I feel like spring was just last week!I love fall. I love the crispness in the air and how you can get every possible thing in the world pumpkin spice flavored. I love soup and chili and tailgating. I love sweaters with shorts and jeans and tank tops.Fall for me is as much a new beginning as January. I have a little one so for us it is the beginning of school the end of crazy summer schedules. It is also the welcome beginning of a new wardrobe. (Good by flip flops, hello boots. So long sundresses, welcome back cozy sweaters.) I find fall to be the perfect ...
Monday, September 23, 2013
It has been an exciting couple of weeks for the Inspire Girls! We'll share all of the stories over the next few weeks, but first up Stephanie's story: Stephanie is the Publisher and Editor-in-chief of Inspire Weddings & Marriage. Stephanie and her husband Brad announced to the world that they are expecting TWINS!! The babies are due in March of 2014. We are beyond thrilled for them, and are excited to have two little Inspire mascots! A few words from Steph... Thank you all so much for your love, kind words, and congratulations. Brad and I could not be more excited to be first time parents of two precious babies! What an AMAZING gift from God! First trimester was full ...