It’s Time To Forgive Yourself

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Life is complicated. Sometimes the things that we’ve said we’d never do, or the people that we said we would never hurt, unfortunately, become a part of our story. For what felt like at least a year or two, that was my reality. I made mistake after mistake and these weren’t just any mistakes. They weren’t like Oh, I locked my keys in the car. I made life-altering mistakes—some of which I still feel the effects of today. After most of the damage was done and […]

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3 Easy Ways To Spread Love This Christmas Season

So, we are less than a week away from Christmas and like most of us, I’ve been busy with trying to get everything done. I’ve been concerned with Christmas dinner, with making sure that every gift is wrapped and marked, and if I can be honest—I’m tired. As an adult, the holiday season can be exhausting, stressful even, and it wasn’t until a few days ago that I realized that I had gotten caught up in the very thing that I criticize every year. Christmas […]

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Holiday Gift Guide 2016 | All Things Inspirational For Her

The holiday season is finally here! Can we all just agree that this is the most wonderful time of the year? We celebrate the birth of our Savior, we come together with family, we eat the feast of a lifetime, and we have the chance to show our love through meaningful gifts. If you’re anything like me, finding the perfect gift for our mothers, sisters, and friends can be pretty tough. So, I’ve taken out some of the guess work for you and I’ve created […]

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How To Create A Beautiful Workspace for Under $100

Everyone deserves a creative space. It doesn’t matter if you write novels or piece together puzzles in your spare time; there is truly nothing like having your own space. Recently, I decided to create my own.  It’s simple, it’s chic, it’s feminine, but the best part is that I paid just shy of $100 for everything. Here’s how to create a beautiful workspace on a budget: Find Inspiration  I don’t know about everyone else but I look to Pinterest for just about everything. When I […]

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Forget Everything That Social Media Has Taught You About Marriage And Children

Social Media

I had a great laugh with one of my best friends the other day about a meme with two toddlers staring outside of a glass door. The caption read something like, “Imagine coming home to this every day”. Albeit, the children were beautiful but I have to be honest. While I would momentarily swoon over their undeniable cuteness, I would immediately wonder 1) what type of mess would be waiting for me on the other side of that door and 2) what in the world […]

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Enjoying Family Time Locally| Art Walk

ArtWalk

Like most people, I am really big on family time. Whether I’m kicking back on the couch watching a good movie or taking a trip to the closest park, I always try to include my family. Those moments that we spend together are priceless—especially since our children are growing like weeds. One of our favorite things to do (particularly since we’ve relocated to a small town in Southern Maryland where there are no malls or major activities) is check out the local events. If you’ve […]

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10 Simple Ways To Use Your Past to Make A Major Difference

We all have a story. It doesn’t matter whether your struggle was surviving the death of the parent as a young child or overcoming a fear of balloons. There is someone out there that needs to hear your story. How many times have you thought to yourself if I knew then what I know now or I wish I had someone to tell me that when I was their age? Why not allow that someone to be you? Everything that we encounter in life is […]

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