I’ve had some heavy things on my heart this week. I’m still processing, struggling to find the right words to say, and I don’t really know how much to share. But I do know this: Grief and joy can coexist. We do not have to choose one or the other. We can be grieving something … Read More about When it’s Time to Come to Terms with Heartache
Have you ever told a secret to someone and that secret was used against you? Perhaps the person you shared with treated you differently or shamed you in some way, or maybe they told your secret to someone else. That is incredibly painful. And if that’s happened to you, it’s probably made you feel afraid … Read More about 6 Signs You Can Trust Someone With Your Secrets
Have you ever skipped something once, then it got easier to skip the next time, then the next time, and before you knew it, the thing you had committed to had totally fallen off your radar? (Bible reading, working out, drinking enough water, and taking vitamins are all things that immediately come to my mind.) … Read More about What’s falling off your radar?
So many of you have emailed me with encouragement about going back to school and shared your own back-to-college stories. Thank you so much for that! It was a huge encouragement to me when I felt fearful to jump into the unknown, especially since I’d already been there, done that, and dropped out. I went … Read More about How to know if it’s your time to walk in faith
I’ll just say it: I struggle with friendship, fear, and balancing all the things. It’s so easy to put unnecessary pressure on ourselves, isn’t it?! But even though I still struggle with those things, the pressure and fear I battle with no longer rule over me. My real-life friend for over 10 years, Misty Bailey, … Read More about How I’m overcoming my struggle with friendship, fear, and finding balance