Lauren Akins never wanted to be in the spotlight, but when country music star Thomas Rhett made his relationship with Lauren the subject of many of his songs, she was thrust into the role of one of America's sweethearts. Adored by fans for her down-to-earth ease and charm, her commitment to humanitarian work, and the pure love she shows for her family, Lauren has never publicized her side of their story, until now. Discover a story filled with deep love, painful loss, tremendous joy, and a struggle to stay grounded in faith along the way.
In Live in Love, Lauren provides details about her childhood friendship with Thomas Rhett, showing how they reconnected as young adults. She provides a rare behind-the-scenes look at the challenges of being married to her best friend, who just happens to be a music star, and the challenge to find her own footing in the frenzy of her husband's fame. In this heart-wrenching account, she opens up about her life-changing experiences doing mission work in Haiti, and then in Uganda, where she met the precious baby who would become their first daughter. Live in Love reveals the romance of their handwritten wedding vows to the challenges they faced as they adjusted to the reality of becoming first-time parents. Get an intimate look at one couple's life, which then opens a window into all of our journeys on the path to self-discovery.
Live in Love is a deeply personal memoir that shares inspiring guidance for anyone seeking to keep romance alive, balance children and marriage, express true faith, and live a life of purpose.