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I feel like I took a short blogging/social media hiatus this past week. I barely checked in on Twitter, scheduled my posts for the end of the week, and haven’t responded to comments or (most of my) emails. And it’s been great. Little Man’s birthday was on Thursday, so we spent the better part of […]

Blogging, Lifestyle, Random Things

November 1, 2011

When Real Life is Better

Growing up in a small town meant learning early on that there were two kinds of people in our little city: those who were in and those who were out. Contrary to what people try to make you believe, social stigma’s are a reality. Especially in towns and cities as small as the one I […]

Family, Lifestyle, Motherhood, Writing

October 16, 2011

Having Someone is Enough

I’ve always struggled with my self-esteem. This is no secret to anyone who reads this blog. I’ve talked about it openly, admitted that I’m my own worst enemy, and have slowly come to a point where I’ve learned to love myself, accept myself, and embrace the person I was created to be. But that didn’t […]

Family, Lifestyle, Marriage

October 2, 2011

I let Megan Fox Ruin my Birthday

If you’re new here, you might want to Subscribe to my RSS Feed! Thanks for stopping by! If it’s photography related shenanigans you’re looking for, you can see today’s Before & After Shot, right here.  Today is a pretty big day in our house. Today, my beloved husband…my best friend…the love of my life is […]


June 16, 2011

30 Reasons

Passion is a pretty strong word. It means a powerful emotion, such as love or hate (according to Without question, there are a few things in life that I am most passionate about: – My husband, and keeping our marriage alive. We chose a long time ago (well, not that long ago…a few years […]

faith, Lifestyle

June 2, 2011

Passion and Truth

First time visiting? Make sure you subscribe to my RSS Feed so you can stay current on everything going on! Leave me a comment and let me know you were here! I love meeting new people! Being 17 and fresh out of high school, the entire world seems like your canvas. Big dreams. Big ambitions. […]

faith, Lifestyle

May 19, 2011

I thought I wanted it…

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Courtney Kirkland is a Southeast Alabama Writer & Designer. Since 2008, Courtney has passionately provided beautiful, intentional design to small businesses & bloggers and encouraged thousands to walk in a rich faith in any situation.

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