It’s funny. In high school I had Seniors write in my Freshman yearbook… “Hold on, don’t grow up too fast.” “Enjoy it while it lasts” “Don’t rush any of it” And though some of those things might have been true in HS, as I’ve grown up reminding myself to ‘hold on’ or ‘enjoy it’ isn’t […]Read more "the Beauty of Releasing"
you know how sometimes when you try something on, test out a new recipe, and/or even travel to a new place – you end up sometimes finding out that what you thought you wanted…well, actually isn’t? i think it might be my favorite bitter/sweet part of growing up. we learn ourselves better because, hopefully, we’re […]Read more "3 Weeks Later"
“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who […]Read more "One Year"
The incredibly smart and wise Dr. Seuss said this..“sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.” I would say that sums up this season. All the questions, all the time. They float through my head from sun up to sundown. And most of them, the answers are simple. They range from 1-2 words, […]Read more "What Miranda & Cam Taught Me"
“Then he got into the boat and his disciples followed him. Suddenly a furious storm came up on the lake, so that the waves swept over the boat. But Jesus was sleeping. The disciples went and woke him, saying, “Lord, save us! We’re going to drown!” He replied, “You of little faith, why are you […]Read more "I Get Why He Slept"
As many of you know, 2017 is my #YearOfYes. Shonda Rhimes may have written the book, but the echo in my heart came before I ever even knew that. A year of redefining what it looks like to take care of myself first, so that I can ultimately fulfill the call on my life. The […]Read more "I Said Yes"
Many of you clicked to read this blog thinking you’re going to get a 10 step lesson on how to pray for your future husband. You can stop reading now, because that ain’t gonna happen. I’ve always been told I was confident, yet intimidating. Charming, yet obnoxious at times. Loving, yet blunt more often […]Read more "A Bold Woman’s Prayer for a Future Husband"