YAY! It’s Friends Day!

YAY! It’s Friends Day!

According to Facebook, today is Friends Day (not to be confused with friendship day which is in July)! It's kind of funny the timing of this blogpost and today being Friends Day. A month ago, when I was planning blog themes and dates, I decided today would be a day to shine a light on [...]

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What I’m Reading this January

What I’m Reading this January

Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis I picked this book up in late November of last year, after seeing it all over my Instagram feeds and Pinterest suggestions. Everything I was hearing about this book was positive and amazing, and it just seemed like a really good idea. Once I purchased the book, it [...]

Part 2: My Unhealthy Relationship with Food and How “I know br​eakthrough is coming”…

Part 2: My Unhealthy Relationship with Food and How “I know br​eakthrough is coming”…

This is one of my favorite song lyrics of all time. It's from the song "Won't Stop Now", by my favorite Worship Band, Elevation Worship. The whole chorus goes: I know breakthrough is comingBy faith I see a miracleMy God made me a promiseAnd it won't stop now... In 2018, I got my breakthrough, and [...]

Developing a Healthy Marriage & Why We Think It’s Really Quite Simple… (Not Easy, But Simple)

Developing a Healthy Marriage & Why We Think It’s Really Quite Simple…  (Not Easy, But Simple)

Y’all, I love this man right here... and I know he loves me because even on my *not nice* days, he is still nice to me. I’ve been getting a lot of messages recently asking for more posts about marriage and relationships, so here you go. The truth about MARRIAGE: It can be the most [...]

Part 1: My Unhealthy Relationship with Food and All the Ugly Truths I’ve Never Shared

Part 1: My Unhealthy Relationship with Food and All the Ugly Truths I’ve Never Shared

In so many ways, it is liberating to write this post. I've been wanting to write it for about a year, but every time I would start, things would get bad again, and I would start to feel like a fraud. But, I told a close friend this morning that it's time. I'm finally here. I'm finally at a place where I can authentically and transparently tell this part of my story. It's freeing, and also a little scary. It's scary to expose a previous truth that I lived for so many years, but it's something I feel ready to do. I have this need to be honest with you. I also have this need to be real and transparent and bare it all here in my little corner of the internet. It's both liberating and terrifying, but mainly, it's freeing.