What I’ve Been Reading…

This post is long overdue but in the little bit of free time I’ve found, I find myself dying to pick up a book or reading articles on the webs. This book a sweet friend let me borrow was truly beautiful. Sarah Mae puts on Allume and knowing that felt like I “knew” her a […]


The First Day

I was NOT emotional this morning of the first day of school until I heard “Oceans” by Hillsong. And emotional may be a little extreme. I wasn’t sobbing or even crying but I was overcome with tremendous gratitude. I was overcome with God’s absolute goodness. I already knew my IG post would read: Hearing the excitement […]


Authenticity {Busyness}

 6 “Surely everyone goes around like a mere phantom; in vain they rush about, heaping up wealth without knowing whose it will finally be. Psalm 39:6 As I read The Very Busy Spider a few nights ago as the boys fell asleep, I couldn’t help but think about this post I had stirring in my head […]


This Time

Hey, friends! I am so grateful for you! Truly! It means so much to share this space with you and be able to encourage each other and see growth among so many areas of our lives. Thank you SO much for your kind words and excitement about our SURPRISING news. Yes, you read that right. […]



So if you’re wondering why things have been so quiet around here…. Surprise (yes, a huge surprise!)! Coming November 28, 2015 to the Tysl family… More details to come about this whole story ASAP. Happy Wednesday, friends! PS Can you head over to pray for my sweet friend, Jessica? Thanks so much!


Dreams Do Come True

Growing up, I taught everyone that would put up with it–my poor younger brother, dolls, animals, even my grandfather.   My grandfather quickly became the culprit of my lesson plans and was the best student I probably ever had! It was always my dream to be a teacher or to open my own dance studio. I had […]


The Littlest Pog

Good morning! I am SO excited (I’m pretty sure I start every post like that which hopefully tells you that I kind of love this writing thing…) to share with you my friend’s Etsy shop! Randi and I met through our husbands. Andy, Randi’s husband, and Russ worked together when Andy moved here from KANSAS several […]

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