Four Ways To Ensure Your Resolutions Stick In The New Year

That time of year is upon us. Maybe you are taking the time now to write your list of New Year’s resolutions for 2018. Or maybe not. Maybe you have given up on the yearly tradition of writing all those self-improvement goals on a slip of paper that you know will not last through the […]

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Has God Given Me Too Much To Handle?

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 […]

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Choosing Grace

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. […]

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Living As A Pastor’s Kid

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 and […]

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10 Bible Verses For The Disappointed, Broken-hearted, or Lost Soul

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 […]

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Starting Fresh

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 […]

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July Favorites

WOW! I can’t believe another month has come and gone! It’s August people! Summer is unfortunately nearing its inevitable end, but that also means cooler weather, darker colors, and warmer layers are around the corner. YAY! But before we start replacing our brightly colored t’s for bulky sweaters, I’ve rounded up a few of this month’s favorites that […]

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