Life Update: Anniversaries & Breakdowns

This week turned out to be even more proof of my desperate need of grace. Multiple celebrations in one week and one major breakdown all reminded me that I need grace at my highest point just as much as I do at rock bottom. An Anniversary The 14th of May is a super important date…

Waiting: The Biggest Mistake Single & Unmarried Girls Are Making

I talk a lot about marriage around here. Mainly because, well, I’m married. And, in many ways, that might be a disqualifier for what I want to talk about today. But, don’t write me off just yet. Recently, I’ve noticed a common theme in the lives of my single and unmarried gal-pals and it’s something…

Weekly Update: Mother’s Day & A Health Scare

I’ve noticed something since I started posting these little updates on Mondays…I am much more aware of things in my life worth talking about. A little moment or event will occur and I’ll think I should jot that down so I don’t forget to tell them. I have also noticed that I never jot things…

Weekly Update: Beauty In The Mundane

Hi, friends! Some weeks are more eventful than others. I know you can relate to this. And this week was one of those more uneventful weeks. But, don’t worry! I still have some things to share with you. I thought it might be fun to give a rundown of what my day-to-day actually looks like…

Weekly Update: Well, This Is New

So, I polled you guys on Instagram last week and the votes were practically unanimous: you guys votes YES to weekly life updates here on the blog. Honestly? I was a little shocked! My life is not all that interesting and I was sure that very few of you would want to hear about it…

Friendship: The Importance of Befriending Older Generations

For my most of my life I have struggled with friendship. I’ve had a difficult time building long-lasting friendships with girls my age and girls in a similar stage of life. In fact, most of my closest friends are significantly older than I am — as in they belong to entirely different generations. I’ve always…

Office Essentials for Bloggers & Gals Who Work From Home

Before I took the leap to work from home and take my little blog to full-time business, I knew that I needed a few things to keep me productive in my day-to-day. If I’m not organized and equipped with what I need, I usually fail to complete tasks (or at least complete them well). So,…

10 Tips That Made All The Difference In My First Year Of Blogging

I’ve been totally shocked by how much I love the nitty-gritty parts of the blogging world. I started this journey with just two passions: writing & encouraging women. But, now? I’m passionate about so much more: marketing, social media strategy, website & graphic design, speaking, content creation, and supporting other entrepreneurs and bloggers through my platform.

So, I am super excited to recap the year with you and share the most valuable little knowledge nuggets I have gained that made all the difference in my blogging journey thus far.

Bold Women Of Faith: Why We Matter In The Church

Lonely. That’s how I started to feel when I realized that my bold personality didn’t seem to fit into many of the church groups I knew. I’m known for being outspoken, loud, opinionated, and I would rather lead than follow in most situations. I question practices and events that only exist in the name of…

How I Accomplished One Of My Biggest Health Goals

Well hey there, friend! I know we are all still in goal-crushing mode for 2019 and we are hardly even through the month of January. But, I want to talk to you today about one goal that I set for myself last year and how I managed to accomplish it. Last year, when I sat…