{“About Me”}

{“About Me”}

I feel like with social media it’s so easy to get a perception or an idea of who someone is, but never really get to know someone. If I had it my way, I would get to know as many people as I could, to the core. I’m such a people person and love to learn things about others. I thought I would use this week’s post to share a bit about my self with hopes that in return, you would share a little bit about you!

I’m just going to straight shoot it here! Lol! I grew up in the church and at the center of my core is God. Besides blogging and fashion, I am passionate about worship and love to lead worship at my church. 2 years ago we moved from CT to CA to be a part of the Jesus Culture church plant in Sacramento. I’m a nurse. I became a nurse at the age of 19 and have been nursing ever since. I currently work between 2-3 days a week at a local hospital as a case manager. I absolutely love my job! It’s been a long journey and I am thankful for where I am! I married the man of my dreams 7 years ago and we have 3 gorgeous children. Ava 6, Savannah nearly 5, Judah 3. We originally wanted 4-5 children, but after having them back to back, we decided to put the breaks on due to complete exhaustion!!!

A few random facts: I can barely swim. I love gummy candies and marshmallows. I wear wigs. I’m obsessed with palm trees. I have one sibling. I love diet coke even though it’s terrible for me. I try desperately to eat paleo but I have an obsession with cheese. I always have to sit in the shade outside and I almost always order a protein style burger with fries when I go out to eat. Your turn! Tell me something about you! Thanks so much for stopping by the blog!!
Ruthie xoxo


Dress: Lulus

Shoes: Charlotte Russe

Clutch: Marshall’s


  1. purejackie August 4, 2015 / 10:51 pm

    I love knowing little facts about other bloggers kind of gives a personal feel, which is nice 🙂 , random facts about me: I am a nurse too, I am the only one in my family who can’t swim as good and I want 4-5 kids 😉

    • ruthieridley August 4, 2015 / 11:36 pm

      I love it too!!! Thanks for sharing!!! We have a ton in common!! Love it!!

    • Deborah Quiroga August 5, 2015 / 8:17 pm

      Ruthie I admire the woman of God you are. Here’s a bit about myself. I wasn’t raised in the church but gave my life to Christ in March of 1990 and He radically changed the direction of my life and the lives of my three children. I was on drugs and partying every weekend and the Lord took the drugs from me cold turkey. I never went through withdrawals. My life began a journey of love for others that eventually led me to becoming a nurse in 2006.
      Although my journey has had some hard times my eyes have stayed on Jesus. I may not understand everything but one thing I do know He has his hand on me and leads and protects me daily!
      I am now a grandmother to 4 grandchildren that I love deeply and get to be a part of their lives. Our papa in heaven smiles down on us and enjoys every part of each of us.
      Love Deborah

      • ruthieridley August 12, 2015 / 4:40 pm

        I loved reading this!!!! I love it!!! Thank you for commenting.

  2. raysastyle August 5, 2015 / 6:57 am

    I loved learning about you. We have so much in common. I love diet coke , I can’t swim , I love marshmallows and I was raised in a christian family. Your kids names are so beautiful. You are very gorgeous too. Thanks for sharing this. It was so nice to know a little bit more about yourself!! You have a beautiful family.!!
    Xox , Raysa

    • ruthieridley August 5, 2015 / 11:51 am

      Awww I love that Raysa!!! Thanks so much for sharing about you!! We have so much in common!! God bless you ???

  3. Diane August 9, 2015 / 3:42 am

    Hi Ruthie! You are so true we don’t really know the people we meet on social media. I feel the same way and that’s why I try as much as possible to connect my posts to my real life past stories in other to introduce myself. For me blogging is not only about the clothes. Such a nice post you wrote and you look stunning as well!

    • ruthieridley August 13, 2015 / 11:02 pm

      Thank you so much!!!! I love your blog!!

  4. Cheryl August 12, 2015 / 8:26 pm

    I just read your blog this morning (the body image one) then came across this. Some things about me- you may or may not already know- I’m a single mom to a little girl about to start kindergarten, I love intense training but struggle to be consistent, I too love diet coke, also love chocolate.. And I used to be a swimmer from 9 years old through high school so despite being obese at the moment, I have been involved in athletics all my life. Can’t wait to read more from you!

    • ruthieridley August 13, 2015 / 10:17 pm

      Thank you for reading the blog and sharing Cheryl! You sound lovely!! Glad there’s another diet coke lover out there!! Xo

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