Do it Scared

If you’re breathing, you have probably felt the weight of stifling fear before. Nelson Mandela communicates bravery well when he said, “I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.” Nelson Mandela […]

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Holiday Hair Style Inspiration

With so many gatherings and parties this time of year, I thought it would be fun to share a couple of fun hair styles with you! While I love it when I have a chance to sit down and do my hair and make up, it does not happen very often! But when I do, […]

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Rum Cake and Lipstick

As promised on my Instagram (Follow @zinnialaneblog ), today I am sharing my Grandma Patsy’s infamous Rum Cake Recipe. It is moist (sorry if you don’t like that word… I don’t know what else to use to describe it) dense, sweet, and slightly crispy. If you are a dessert person, you will definitely want to give […]

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Prayers from the Porch

One of my very favorite parts of the day is when I sit on the porch swing with Shepherd. Typically it is in the morning, the air is crisp, and our boy is snuggled tight in a flannel blanket or tucked into my fleece robe. We swing,  he “sings,” and as I look out over the hills […]

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Unapologetic Hospitality

This year I feel like my heart has been encouraged to explore what it looks like to show authentic hospitality. I believe this began as a mental “revolt” if you will, against unrealistic expectations set by Pinterest and Instagram. Don’t get me wrong… I love a beautiful table setting and maybe (okay, probably) guilty of the […]

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One of the things I like most about writing is that It helps me to process what God has been teaching me. Expect to see posts like this periodically as He continues to reveal himself in my life. I hope that you stick around and leave encouraged! Recently, we had the pleasure of meeting my […]

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Whatever is Lovely

Howdy, Friends! As I embark on this blog journey, I thought that I would take some time and share my heart behind Zinnia Lane. Growing up, I learned the value of “home” at a young age. My momma has quite the eye for home design, and is a professional at creating expensive looks on a tight […]

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