I don’t want to be you anymore.

*This post may contain images/words that are triggering to anyone who is going through an eating disorder or who has been through one. It’s National Eating Disorder Awareness Week and let me tell ya, I have been putting off writing this blog post. Not because I was scared of being judged or afraid to look back at my…

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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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2019 Goals – Lettuce get to it!

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…

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weekly recap: embracing where i am and who i am.

It’s Thursday night and this weekly recap should have gone up on Wednesday morning…but sometime’s (read: all the time) life happens and things change or get moved around. But here we are! Better late than never. Last Thursday I woke up at my parents house to take care of their dog and immediately brewed some…

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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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Self-Care Saturday

Happy Weekend! Classes begin on Monday and although I am already involved in a Chemistry class online through the community college, I wanted to make my last Saturday of “freedom” a good one. So, I present to you…. SELF-CARE SATURDAY! This morning I woke up at 9 am (a rare occurrence since I am usually up…

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Why Do We Question Our Self-Worth?

Seems like kind of a silly question I suppose. Maybe you never question your self-worth and maybe you have faith in yourself 100% of the time…teach me your ways! But if you are anything like me, or human, you question yourself and your worth at some point or another. So this week I have two…

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