If You’re Feeling Burnt-Out

Burnout is something that we all experience at some point or another and it’s completely normal. We feel exhausted, lose interest in our day-to-day, and in some ways we feel like we’re trapped in a never-ending hamster wheel. This is exactly how I felt this week. I’ve been a stay-at-home mom for the past 9 months and while I love it, it’s not easy. For the most part, I spend every waking moment with my children. I feed them, clean up after them, I entertain […]

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25 Questions and Answers

Tomorrow I will be 25 years old and to celebrate my birthday with my lovely readers, I’m going to answer 25 questions submitted by you guys! Ready? Let’s do it. 1.    How do you handle Criticisms on how you choose to live your life? I honestly ignore it. I understand that at the end of the day, God is the one that I answer to and as long as things are right between he and I, I’m good. 2.    What is the best lipstick color […]

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How I Won The Battle Between Living A Life For God And Staying Relevant

Living for Christ

I asked around a bit to find out what other young Christians were struggling with and this topic hit so close to home that I absolutely had to tell you guys my thoughts. As Christians, particularly young ones, there always seems to be a constant battle between staying cool or trendy and living a lifestyle that’s completely honorable before God. And for so long, I struggled with it. One of the biggest things that I felt kept me from completely renouncing my life of sin […]

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What Are You So Afraid Of?

A couple of months ago, I was watching a funeral scene on one of my favorite shows, Desperate Housewives. The man that died left behind a beautiful home, a beautiful family, a great career but he also unfortunately left behind a horrible reputation. Of all of the great things that he worked to build during his life, the things that he had not done were what left behind a lasting impression.  So I started thinking, if I were to die, what would be said in […]

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How Reading My Bible Changed My Life

I know every Christian looked at the title of this blog post and thought duhhhh, haha, allow me to explain. I grew up in church and reading my bible was just as routine as standing up for praise and worship or taking communion. But that’s all it was for me—routine. I committed my life to Christ when I was pretty young and sure I would crack open the bible if I was going through something and I felt like I needed a word, but it […]

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5 Ways to Become the Best YOU

5 Ways to Become the Best You

Are you existing or are you living? It’s a question that really causes you to stop and reflect on past achievements, regrets, and assess your current situation to see just how invested you are in your own happiness. At the root of it, the real difference between the two (beside the connotation) has a lot to do with how you feel about yourself. Insecurity and self-doubt can prevent you from living the life that you deserve to live: a fulfilling one. Here are 5 ways […]

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Choose Forgiveness

Forgiveness

The road to forgiveness is probably one of the most confusing and uncomfortable things we’ll face in life. Number one, because there’s no real marker to let us know when we’ve actually made it. And number two —because it’s just really hard to do. Sometimes people do things to us that seem unforgivable and it’s a whole lot easier to just wallow around in our anger than to allow them the satisfaction of a clear heart. The thing is, forgiveness, like tithing and prayer, was […]

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