New? Start Here

Hello! I’m so glad you are here! Messy Milestones is a lifestyle blog that I created back in 2013 and has served a variety of purposes for me. I’ll be the first one to admit that the content in this space has been a little all over the place over the years. It’s ebbed and flowed along with me through many seasons of life in that time. It’s been an online journal, a space to process grief and celebrate the blessing that is my faith in Christ Jesus, a lifestyle blog, and on (a rare) occasion I’ve even talked about health and wellness. And truthfully? All of those things are what I love and feel passionate about and I love to write about them here with the inspiration strikes.

So, who am I? I’m Ashley. I am a girl who processes through words, who loves Jesus and coffee while also having a passion for living well holistically with a healthy mind, body, and spirit. I desire to live a life that is simple, humble, and rooted in Jesus.

Here are some random facts about me:

  • I’m 28 years old.
  • I live in the Raleigh-Durham area in beautiful North Carolina, but was born and raised in the Charlotte area.
  • I am a special ed preschool teacher by day.
  • I’ve been writing here in this space since 2013 but my blogging career began in 2010 as a fansite blogger. I wrote about books and films like the Twilight Saga, Divergent, The Hunger Games, and more.
  • After completing my first Whole30 in July 2017 my entire outlook on wellness + nutrition was changed and ever since I have done my best to follow a Paleo lifestyle. It has been on this journey that I have found a passion for truly living well holistically – mind, body, faith – and I hope to share more of this here in this space.
  • One of my favorite things to do is cook/bake for my friends and family.
  • I’m half-Mexican, although you’d probably never be able to tell by looking at me, and I absolutely love the food and the culture.
  • My lifelong travel dreams are to go on a cross-country road trip and eventually visit at least one city in all 50 states.

If you’re new here, please say hello! I’m glad you’re here.

Popular Posts

True Thanksgiving
Brave Surrender
Make Your Mess Your Message
Clarity

Connect with Me

email: messymilestones@gmail.com
Twitter
Pinterest
Instagram


Notice: genesis_footer_creds_text is deprecated since version 3.1.0! Use genesis_pre_get_option_footer_text instead. This filter is no longer supported. You can now modify your footer text using the Theme Settings. in /home/messymil/public_html/wp-includes/functions.php on line 4711

Copyright © 2019 Messy Milestones · Theme by 17th Avenue

Copyright © 2019 · Peony on Genesis Framework · WordPress · Log in