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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passwords, food, walks, and more!

Good morning, Good morning, gooooood morrrrninnngggg!! How are you? How was your weekend??? Mine was incredible! Lots of rest, walks, food, and quality time with some of my favorite people. I wanted to do a Friday Favorites post but I forgot my password to WordPress and then I forgot the password to the email that…

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I Yam What I Yam

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…

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Keeping My Soul Sane

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…

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Goals > Resolutions

Let’s talk resolutions GOALS. I have thought about this a lot over the past couple of days. Someone at work asked me if I had any resolutions for the new year and I hadn’t really put much thought into it. After thinking about it, I realized I didn’t want to have any resolutions. When I…

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Lately.

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…

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Acknowledging Darkness

Recently (aka the past 20 years) I have struggled with a darkness that consumes me, a darkness that controls me, and a darkness that is constant. Maybe you struggle with a darkness too. I use to try to hide my darkness from God. I would pretend like it didn’t exist. I would act like it was “just the devil” controlling my thoughts. I…

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