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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Give Back in 2017: April

In 2017, one of my goals is to donate $20.17 each month to a different charity or cause that I’m passionate about. I’ll still feature other nonprofits and social enterprises in the Give Back section, but I wanted to share this challenge with you, as well. I hope I can introduce you to some great organizations and […]

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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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Give Back in 2017: March

In 2017, one of my goals is to donate $20.17 each month to a different charity or cause that I’m passionate about. I’ll still feature other nonprofits and social enterprises in the Give Back section, but I wanted to share this challenge with you, as well. I hope I can introduce you to some great organizations and […]

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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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8 Days in Ireland: Part 3

Wrapping up my series on my trip to Ireland, today’s post covers our third major stop, Killarney, and our quick day-trips along the way. Killarney Killarney is a quaint town in the southwest corner of the country. It’s often a waypoint for the Ring of Kerry, a beautiful peninsula popular for its scenic tours. We spent our […]

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