Watch Where You’re Swinging That Pendulum

After 3.5 years deeply immersed into the College Culture, I graduated from Taylor University knowing one thing for sure: There are two types of college aged women in the world: 1. The “Ring Before Spring” Girls. (Also known as the “MRS degree” culture.) AND 2. The lovely, “No ring, ever, ever. Guys suck. I don’t … More Watch Where You’re Swinging That Pendulum

Hard is Hard

I understand, people face HARD things in this life. You might have faced hard things over the years, things that make someone else’s stresses seem minor by comparison, but that’s the problem- the word, “comparison.” … More Hard is Hard

Life in Moments

Pause. Breathe. Look around. Where are you? What’s around you? What goodness do you have to grab on to? Not on a large scale–  I’m not asking what you’re thankful for, or what you’re blessed with. I’m asking you: What do you have immediately in your presence, in your sight, that brings you joy, breath, … More Life in Moments

Not Always Sorry

I’ve never had trouble apologizing. If I disrespected my parents, I would apologize. If I accidentally bumped into someone in the school hallway, I would apologize. If someone accidentally bumped into me in a school hallway, I would apologize. I learned from an early age that this is the way to prevent further conflict and … More Not Always Sorry

Northern Stars- And What They Lead Us To

“You’re cool and all, but your friend started texting me, and well…” *extremely detailed and graphic text about “last night” followed by, “Sorry, I meant to send that to someone else.” “God thinks that we should break up.”  “You know how at the beginning of the semester we were both virgins… well I’m not anymore.” … More Northern Stars- And What They Lead Us To