Healthy Relationships

Where I’m From

I started an online writing course this week! Even though I’m already behind on my assignments, I’m pretty excited to “discover the power of my voice.” Our first assignment was to craft a “Where I’m From” poem, using memories that arose from a short brainstorming session. I won’t be posting all of my assignments, but […]

A Woman of Faith Hope and Love

As many of you know, my mom passed away on December 30 after a 4 year long battle with Inflammatory Breast Cancer. I was able to spend the week before Christmas with her, which I wrote about here.  ♥ ♥ ♥ First of all, I have to say that I am so amazed at the outpouring of […]

Engagement Photo Fun

I used to think that having a boyfriend made it really hard to keep up with my blog. In the last few weeks I’ve learned that being engaged makes it even harder! Wedding planning, pre-marital counseling, and everyday activities (like working 7:30-5 everyday) have made it nearly impossible for me to document this season like […]


A few weeks ago after Thursday night supper, a group of friends sat in our living room. While discussing upcoming birthdays, one of the guys looked at me, face lit up, and enthusiastically asked if I always have really awesome new years resolutions, because my birthday is on New Years Eve. Apparently the fact that […]

Giving Thanks

I generally stay away from the typical “I’m thankful for…” Thanksgiving posts. {I’m not really sure why; I must be too hipster or something.} So I had no intentions of making a list of things I am thankful for, and I definitely had no intentions of posting said non-existent list on Facebook, Twitter, or my […]

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