I've been struggling with whether or not I wanted to write this post. But I'm going to be vulnerable with you. I moved into my new college last Saturday. I moved in early because band camp was slated for the few days before Freshman Orientation. My brother, who is a freshman, moved into the same college…Read more Vulnerability.
Making Gingerbread Houses One of my most favorite things about the Christmas season, is decorating gingerbread houses. I don't have the time to make everything from scratch, so pre-made kits are absolutely wonderful. Of course, I don't quite have the patience for sticking the house together. In fact, by the time it's all assembled, I've…Read more Days of Cheer: Gingerbread Houses and National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
This evening, my family and I decorated our Christmas tree. That has always been one of my most favorite things during Christmas. I've always loved the smell of pine trees; it soothes some part of my soul. I think there's something really timeless about it too, like every Christmas through time is wrapped in this gentle…Read more Days of Cheer: Christmas Tree
I am a firm believer in the idea that if you aren't bursting at the seams to talk about what God is doing in your life, there's a problem. And let me say, I just want to tell everyone what God has been doing in my life. I'm in a constant state of overwhelming joy,…Read more Look what God has done!
Recently, a single friend of mine posted a status on Facebook detailing the things she wished well-intentioned people wouldn't say. She's been single for much longer than I have, but I couldn't agree with her points more. I've been single for a bit over two years. It's taken me quite a long time, but I'm…Read more What not to say to someone who’s single