Summer reads.

Summer is always a good time to get through your reading list! I’ve had a crazy summer, so I didn’t get through as many as I’d hoped, but nonetheless, here are the books I picked up this summer. The genres I read were (in order): nonfiction memoir/faith, nonfiction memoir/comedy (notice a theme?) and young adult […]

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Amidst it all, You are good.

Another day, another story. Newscast after newscast, Details grim and gory. Hate and ugliness fill the screens, Fear and sadness surface flowing outward in misty streams. Echoes of doubt ring loud, Why do bad things happen? How can I let my heart sing out- Amidst it all, You are good. Our imperfect world erodes day […]

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The hills and valleys.

Is it possible to be on a hill and going through a valley at the same time? We often talk about the hills and valleys of life as equal and opposite reactions, but what if you’re experiencing both at the same time? It is very rare to have everything in your life happening perfectly at once. […]

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Lent: Week 6

This year for Lent, I worked through the Beauty in the Common Lent Guide. Part of this guide was a photo challenge. Here is my final week! If you missed them, check out week one, week two, week three, week four and week five. Day 41: Beauty in Reflection Happy Siblings Day! Looking back over the years, I’m constantly reminded […]

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Lent: Week 5

This year for Lent, I’m working through the Beauty in the Common Lent Guide. Part of this guide is a photo challenge. Here is my fifth week! If you missed them, check out week one, week two, week three and week four. Day 34: Beauty in Pain This was such a gloomy day. I know the rain means that spring […]

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Lent: Week 4

This year for Lent, I’m working through the Beauty in the Common Lent Guide. Part of this guide is a photo challenge. Here is my fourth week! If you’re interested in joining me on this Lenten journey, check out the guide in the link above. If you missed them, check out week one, week two and week […]

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Lent: Week 3

This year for Lent, I’m working through the Beauty in the Common Lent Guide. Part of this guide is a photo challenge. Here is my third week! If you’re interested in joining me on this Lenten journey, check out the guide in the link above. You can find week one here and week two here. Day 20: […]

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Lent: Week 2

This year for Lent, I’m working through the Beauty in the Common Lent Guide. Part of this guide is a photo challenge. Here is my second week! If you’re interested in joining me on this Lenten journey, check out the guide in the link above. You can find week one here. Day 13: Beauty in […]

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The beauty in where you’re at.

Yesterday, I posted this status: To all my friends posting about their post-grad plans, congrats! And to all my friends who are still having trouble figuring that out, don’t worry. Finding a job is difficult and it’s not a race. Keep looking, keep applying and be patient. Things will work out the way they are […]

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Lent: Week 1

This year for Lent, I’m working through the Beauty in the Common Lent Guide. Part of this guide is a photo challenge. Here is my first week and a half! If you’re interested in joining me on this Lenten journey, check out the guide in the link above. Day 1: Beauty in the Simple I […]

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