Thursday reminded me so much of a heart breaking morning I had in 2009. Just like that morning, my mom called me with the same tone of voice, breaking the same kind of news: someone we know had been killed. The call 7 years ago was when I was only thirteen. I didn’t know how to … More Permanent reminder
At one point in my life, somewhere between the age of 13 and 17, I thought I knew how my life was going to play out. When in reality I’m currently twenty and I’m not even sure what pair of socks to buy. They just keep ripping. So I’ve currently stopped trying. How my younger … More The Reality of Life
Dear Em, You’re in your twenties now and that’s crazy to think about. You still have your bad habits and you still have a huge list of projects to finish pinned on your planner. I don’t know what to tell you; I want to say I am disappointed but that would be an over statement. … More Dear Em
The last thing everyone heard is that I was doing Second Year. I’m going to lay it all out and be completely honest about where I am right now. Second Year was the plan… But I will not be moving forward with it anymore. I did get confirmation from God that I was supposed to … More Second Year
Maybe you just have to live for the small things, like being called beautiful, or someone buying your meal or laughing so hard your stomach hurts. Maybe that’s all that matters at the end of the day.
This year has been quite a journey. From having more than enough to trusting God that I won’t starve. You see… At the beginning of this year I had money. I had been saving for a year or so and had more than I needed in my savings. Plus I had a full time job, … More New Year, New Dreams!
Its that time of year again. Not spring cleaning… but Fall cleaning. If you remember I talked about this in my fall blog. Every fall and spring I do my deep cleaning and organizing to help make my room/bathroom as organized as possible. I obviously still live with my parents so I do not have … More Fall cleaning (3 steps to organization)