I pray you find PEACE.

Happy Sunday 🙂 This past week was a real doozie. I had my first ever panic attack and let me tell ya, I do not recommend them. Would I want to have one again? NO. Am I grateful my body freaked out? YES. If I did not have the panic attack, I wouldn’t have booked…

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re-JOY-ce when life get’s busy.

Always be joyful! | 1 Thessalonians 5:6 Hi there pretty friend!! Life has been…a whirlwind, let me tell ya. I am someone who has never processed stress well. My body physically can. not. handle. it. Over the last few weeks I made a decision to step down from my graduate assistantship and pursue a more…

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All the thought’s I had this week…

You are enough. You don’t take up too much space. You don’t have to apologize for existing. This week alone without my *roommate* has taught me a lot about what I want. I reconnected with who I am when I am completely and utterly a l o n e. I am a people pleaser. I…

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‘Twas the week of Christmas…

Well HELLOOOO THERE!! I have missed you. Life has been an emotional rollercoaster lately so I took a break from my little corner of the internet. “Adulting” is T.O.U.G.H. But I’m here now so lettuce recap this past week of all the wonderful Christmas-y things. My mom picked up this sweater weather coffee from a…

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This is what happens you start thinking positively…

Less than a year ago I was the most negative person I knew…like I wasn’t just a “glass half empty” kind of gal – no, I was a “the glass is empty” kind of gal! I could give you 15 reasons why every situation would turn out badly. I could list off 100 things I…

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A Prayer for Singleness (& it’s not what you would expect!)

Today I feel a calling in my heart to share something very personal with you. I may regret this later in my life…but maybe I won’t. I have this strong feeling that someone, somewhere can relate to this – so here I go. Today I want to share with you the prayer I wrote in…

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The Barriers Keeping You

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…

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Life Update: a cold, the stomach bug, and depression.

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…

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don’t stress.

Yay, yay, yay it’s Mondayyyy! I’m sure you’re thinking, “ummmm, why the heck is she so excited about Mondays?” Well, I don’t have school. It’s December. Christmas is only a few short weeks away. And I am almost done with my Christmas shopping! I have got a lot to be thankful for and if you…

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accepting how others see you

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…

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