Earlier this summer I lost it, like really lost it. I became so overwhelmed with school, swimming, work, comparison, self-worth, and a whole bunch of other icky feelings. I was ready to delete all of my social media accounts. I was ready to stop competing in a sport that I had devoted 15 years of [...]
After an incident involving a car, a dent, and a truly remorseful driver, I had the choice to let anger consume my being and potentially place a wedge between myself and someone close to me or I had the choice to choose grace. My first reaction to hearing the news? Angry doesn't quite cover it. [...]
For me, there has never really been a “before” Christ moment. I was baptized at a young age; at an age where I didn’t even know what “giving your life to Christ” even meant. I grew up going to church and I don’t think I’ve ever missed a Sunday unless I was swimming. The church [...]
Have you ever craved something so badly, that it was the only thing that consumed your mind? Ice cream seems like a great example to use to illustrate my point because ummm hello? Who doesn't like ice cream, am I right? So imagine it's one of those insanely hot summer days and all you can [...]
To admit defeat is not like me. But today I'll admit it. I failed. To admit defeat is not like me. But today I'll admit it. I failed. Last year around this time, I started this blog. I was excited to share my ideas with others and gain a following. So I set out on my [...]
WOW! I can't believe another month has come and gone! It's August people! Summer is unfortunately nearing its inevitable end. I've rounded up a few of this month's favorites that are still perfect summer.
Turn your traditional french tip nail design into an edgy show stopper. This nail design adds just the right amount of edge to any look with is matte finish and monochromatic theme.