faith, Uncategorized

to 14 year old me

Oh girl. Overcome by comparison and determined to simultaneously blend in and stand out so you won’t be too much like them, yet just camouflaged enough to be safe and secure. You are finding your worth in rude comments by immature boys that both bolster you and bruise you. You don’t think you care, but… Continue reading to 14 year old me

faith, Uncategorized

faithfulness while waiting

life is a compilation of transitory seasons More and more as I catch myself referring to my current season as a “waiting season,” or “a season of transition,” I become disgusted with those over-used phrases. There is nothing wrong with them except for the fact that I can’t remember the last time I didn’t use… Continue reading faithfulness while waiting

lifestyle, Uncategorized

Greenville Date

Since J & I had prior commitments on Valentine's Day this year, we decided to celebrate the weekend after. Whatever "celebrate" means... Neither of us are that into Valentine's Day, but it has been awhile since we went on a real date so it seemed like a good time to make some fun plans. Since… Continue reading Greenville Date

Health & Wellness, Uncategorized

Natural PMS Relief!

PMS symptoms are a reality for many, many women. According to, as many as 3 in 4 women may suffer from PMS symptoms throughout their menstruating life. That’s a lot of cramps, mood swings, and cravings! I am so thankful for the things I have learned on my wellness journey that have helped so… Continue reading Natural PMS Relief!

lifestyle, Uncategorized

Navigating Long Distance Relationships, part 3

From part 1…. “When J first started the process of pursuing a job back in South Carolina, my heart sunk. I had watched friends go through long-distance relationships and swore up and down that was not the life for me. I remember telling J that during a period of time where he was doing a… Continue reading Navigating Long Distance Relationships, part 3