Improve Your Squat Strength // Fitness

Today’s photos were taken in our lovely garage. Pardon the dusty mess!  Another one of our “to-do” projects.  Hey, Sweet Friends! I hope you all had a refreshing weekend and start of your week. It is still Winter here in Nebraska and I am starting to lose hope that it will never warm up! Nebraska Spring’s and Summer’s are already so short-lived, so I am really praying we get a lonnnnng, drawn out Summer. It…

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We Must Decrease // Wednesday Wisdom

Image Courtesy of Pinterest We Must Decrease // Wednesday Wisdom // August 14 He must become greater; I must become less. Can we just sit with that for a second…? He must increase, and we must decrease. I don’t know about you, but I believe this is a really hard concept for us imperfect humans to grasp (especially this one over here). The idea that WE , our flesh, is not first. Humans are naturally selfish.…

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Rust // The Must-Have Color for Fall

Happiest of Mondays, Loves! Totally beaming over here about having a fashion post up, finally! We are full-speed ahead in our busy season over here at Casa De La Schmaderer. Brody is back to coaching football and teaching again, so that means this Mama is solo a majority of the time. It is definitely not my most favorite time of year, but I try to remember that my Husband is doing his passion and what…

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Find Your Fire // Wednesday Wisdom

Image Courtesy of Pinterest Find Your Fire // Wednesday Wisdom // August 8th “There is no passion to be found in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living” is one of my absolute favorite quotes by Nelson Mandela. I have it posted on my board at work to remind me that I cannot forget my passions and what drives me day in and day out! It is…

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Fear Is A Liar // Wednesday Wisdom

Image Courtesy of Pinterest Fear Is A Liar // Wednesday Wisdom // August 1 Fear. The one word/concept I have struggled with my whole life. When I was younger, I used to have terrible dreams. These dreams weren’t just scary, they were vivid and it felt like I was living in them. I would wake up but still feel like my life was in the dream and it took me a good 30 seconds to shake…

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Wrap Dresses + New Additions // Fashion

Happy Monday, Loves! It has been a few weeks since I have put up a good fashion post so here we go! I am lalaloving this wrap dress from SheIn. I love a good mustard color! The wrap dress trend has been one that I am loving for Summer. It is a great trend that is so flattering on any body type. We only have a couple good months of Summer weather left (say what?!) so…

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If Grace Is An Ocean // Wednesday Wisdom

Photo courtesy of Pinterest “How He Loves Us” lyrics by David Crowder Wednesday Wisdom // Grace // July 25 Grace. A beautiful, holy word with so much power and meaning.  The word is filled with so much love and many fall short of realizing the love it holds, including myself. It is difficult for many to wrap their heads around that fact that we are ALL deserving of the Grace our Lord gives us. Grace…

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