Happy New Year!!!!!! How is it already 2019?! This is going to be a big year for me! I FINALLY graduate, I head to Italy in June, and I hopefully start a big girl job....oh goodness, so much to look forward to! So, my sister is super into horoscopes/astrology and she recently told me that … Continue reading 2019 Goals – Lettuce get to it!
This morning in my devotional, A Faith Encouraged: A Devotional Guide to Being Orthodox on Purpose, the following question really stuck out to me... What barriers do you have in your own heart and life that keep you from embracing the reality that God has loved you so much that He has taken on flesh, just like your … Continue reading The Barriers Keeping You
Hi! It's been a while...a week to be exact. That feels like a long time for someone who usually loves sharing about their life 2 or 3 times a week online. How have you all been? Are you ready for Christmas? I cannot believe it is only a few short days away. I am so … Continue reading Life Update: a cold, the stomach bug, and depression.
Good morning and happy Monday! Instead of my usual weekend recap, I am writing today about something that has been weighing heavy on my heart. I think I'll also include some picture from the weekend because Barrett took me on the most amazing hiking trip to Red River Gorge! OK. Let's get started. To be … Continue reading accepting how others see you
This morning I was reading my Jesus Calling devotional and it was all about redirecting our "self-hatred energy." It says, "rather than using your energy to judge yourself, redirect it to praising Me (God)." (pg. 204) I really, really needed to read that today. It is so easy for me to look in the mirror … Continue reading Redirecting our “Self-hatred” energy
Lettuce talk about something serious. Like, serious serious. *If you currently struggle with an eating disorder, please note there is content that may be triggering in this post* I am a perfectionist. I hate messes, I hate clutter, I hate clothes that don't fit, I hate drama, I hate confrontation, and I hate hurting anyone's … Continue reading I Yam What I Yam
Hi friends! I feel like it's been a while since I have caught you up on my life. So... lettuce talk! Oh, and I will throw in some pictures of what I have been eating lately too! First of all, you probably already know I have mono since I mentioned it in my last post … Continue reading mono made me do it.
Good morning! So far school has been good but I can tell that the stress of it all is going to slowly creep up on me. I have been trying as hard as I can to take one day at a time but that is kind of hard when you are staring at 5 different syllabi … Continue reading Keeping My Soul Sane
Merry Christmas Friends! How crazy is this weather?! The windows are open at my house. I hope you all had a wonderful time celebrating with family and friends. I know I had a great (and dramatic) time with my family on Christmas morning. (Dramatic in that I always seem to cry every Christmas. It never fails) … Continue reading The Most Wonderful Time of the Year
I feel like things are not in my favor these days. I am questioning everything. Do I really want to suffer through these science classes? Can I be a Dietitian? Where do I want this blog to go? Am I eating OK? Do I look OK? Why don't I look like her? Etc. Some of … Continue reading Lately.