hhh collage 3 I'm a forgetful girl.

When I first meet you, I might just forget your name. It's not you, it's me. I'm a Name Forget-er. I'm getting better, though, and try try try to speak the name and then slip it into the conversation at least twice while I'm chatting with the person. Names are tough, especially when I'm meeting a slew of new folks at once.

If I don't write something down right away, I'm in trouble. Appointments. Favors for friends. Meeting times. School news. Changes in schedule. Drop-this-offs. So I'm forever scribbling lists and jotting down things on stray pieces of paper and adding notes in margins.

Reminders are my best friend.

I don't stop there.

There are lovely, important reminders around every corner, in every room of our home. The big chalk board in our kitchen has love well written in my imperfect cursive. Love is spoken here hangs in the hallway. The guest room wall holds I have a reason to sing. You have been given today is taped to the fridge door. On the shelf in the living room sits a frame with You shall see wonders.  I could go on and on.

All for a forgetful, sinful, saved girl.

I don't stop there.

Each morning, I clasp delicate reminders around my neck. Snap SHINE around my wrist. Slip be a blessing over my head and place the words over my heart. I wear these around all day and they bring a song to my heart. A smile to my face. A warming to my heart. A prompt to my hands and feet. I am reminded of Who I belong to. Of Where I find my worth. Of what He asks of me.

Reminders for a forgetful, sinful, saved girl.

  My son, pay attention to what I say; turn your ear to my words. Do not let them out of your sight, keep them within your heart. ~Proverbs 4:20-21


Jewelry Sources :: beautiful She Knows that He Sees Her necklace from The Adopt Shoppe // my favorite SHINE and What Heights of Love cuffs from Farmgirl Paints. I wear these! Use coupon code BLESSED15 to receive 15% off a purchase until November 14th.


Necklace Giveaway // Vesper's Darling Adornments

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"Hi everyone! I'm Megan, a stay-at-home mother of 2. In my free time, I enjoy crocheting, singing in the church choir, playing piano, watching baseball, cooking, and spending time with my AMAZING family.

I originally started making necklaces after my daughter, Vesper, was born. She would get SO distracted while nursing. I had heard of other mothers using nursing necklaces to keep their children focused. When I looked into buying nursing necklaces, I found that most were ones that I would never wear outside of the house.I decided to create my own that I would be proud to wear any day.

I received a number of compliments on my necklaces from all sorts of women, nursing mothers and non-mothers alike. I decided to start a business creating necklaces that could be worn by ANYONE!

I've stayed true to my original inspiration of nursing necklaces by using pendants, big beads, and brights beads; all things that would keep the attention of a young child. At the same time, I create pieces that are beautiful enough that ANY woman would be proud to wear them!"


At Vesper's Darling Adornments, every piece is handmade and no two are alike. These necklaces are perfect for every day women.

Are you a mother with small children? The necklaces from Vesper's Darling Adornments work great as mommy or nursing necklaces. Do you have a distracted nurser or an antsy child? Keep them focused and occupied with one of these gorgeous necklaces during church or at a restaurant. They are sturdy enough so you don't have to worry about your child breaking them and beautifully looking so that you can wear them to work, around the house, or even a night out on the town!

Fulfill all entries below to be eligible for the giveaway - thank you!

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Take a peek at Megan's etsy shop and let us know which necklace color combination you'd like best! Do you prefer bold & bright, subtle & earthy, or fancy nancy?


Winner will be announced on saturday!