I just finished Remember God by Annie F. Downs. OH MY GOODNESS! The way she is honest and vulnerable with her story makes me cry. Her story speaks to my story in that I also wonder if He is truly good and truly kind. If He doesn’t just tell me what I want to hear… Continue reading Remember God.
Fall is my favorite season. Here are a few of my favorite things that make fall extra special in my mind. Pumpkin Spice Chai I didn’t want to get a pumpkin spice latte on precept. I didn’t want to fall into the stereotype of “that girl”- you know what i’m talking about. Sometimes, I do… Continue reading Fall Favorites
We sang the song “King of the World” in church today. It really hit me. As life has been getting better, I’m going to be honest and admit that I sometimes forget God. I mean that not in a “I forget You exist” way, but a “I’ll put You in a box” way. As I… Continue reading King of the World
I’ve been blessed with my messy curls. I used to not like them. I wanted blonde, straight hair like my friends. It wasn’t until college that I started to embrace my curls. Now I wouldn’t trade my curls for anything, but I’ve learned how to manage the crazy. Here are a few tips and tricks… Continue reading Embrace Your Messy Hair
I’ve been out of middle school for some time now. Not as long as some, but it’s been a decade. A decade. I don’t feel that old. Sometimes, to be perfectly honest, I still see myself as that awkward 12 year old, unsure about everything (even God), and trying to belong somewhere. In a couple… Continue reading Dear Younger Me
These past months have been quite something. All my energy has been spent on simply surviving-putting one foot in front of the other. A year ago, all my energy was focused on myself and my healing. I resigned myself to this life of second best. Let me explain that. I had my life planned out… Continue reading Embracing This Life of More
I finished 100 Days to Brave. I don’t feel any more Brave but I’m now armed with the tools and a road map to be brave. Being brave is not an immediate change. You don’t flip a switch and now you’re brave. It doesn’t work like that (I wish it did), but rather it’s a… Continue reading Barely Brave