Living How Jesus Intended

LOVE. I feel like so many people are missing it now. Jesus was actually on this earth and showed us how to live. He loved hard, taught well, ate with sinners, and laid down his life so that we could be saved. I don’t know about you, but sometimes I think about how I want…

BOOKS.

I love LOVE love to read books. Reading fiction will always be my favorite because you get to create what you’re reading. I love to picture what the characters look like and imagine the settings described in the book. It really is a magical experience! Below is a list of the top ten books I…

FOOD

Okay, I’m a lover of good food. I mean who doesn’t love good food?! Picture it: you sit down after a long day to chow down on that pizza, plate of spaghetti, or a big juicy stake–that one thing you’ve been looking forward to all day. I always thought that if I was going to…

Through the Storm

Do you ever feel as if nothing is going your way? You can plan, pray, and hope for the best but suddenly everything comes crashing down around you? This has been my life for the past couple months. It all started around Christmas time when we had plans to go do something fun but then…

This Beautiful Life

In a world with so much hurt, pain, and loss it can be hard to think of this life as beautiful sometimes. This has been SO heavy on my heart the last few weeks. As I have been scrolling through social media I have seen so much loss and so many precious children who have…

Overcoming Worry.

Sometimes I feel like worrying is my second nature. It has a way of sinking its ugly hooks into us before we even realize what is happening. Too often I have let it consume and control my life! I worry about everything. Will our grocery budget stretch? Is the zit on my face too big?…

The Space In Between

Do you spend your entire week focusing on the weekend or your entire year focusing on your vacation? This was me. For so long I put my joy, purpose, and energy into what was coming next, instead of living in the present. I was missing out on all the things right in front of me….

Overcoming Insecurity

Insecurity. You have no hold on me anymore. I am going to be honest with ya’ll, I felt insecure writing this. This is a small part of my story that I hope can encourage you where you are at! As soon as I was old enough to think about beauty and worth I was struggling….