Mindful Living Challenge – Ending Comparison {Week Eight}

"Admire others' beauty without questioning your own." - Unknown Have you ever looked at someone else's blog and instantly thought it looked better than yours? I do that all the time. We are so quick to compare ourselves to others. In nearly every situation we find ourselves in, there's comparing going on. We either think… Continue reading Mindful Living Challenge – Ending Comparison {Week Eight}

5 Tips On How To Enjoy Blogging With Two Blogs

Earlier this week, I announced that I created a new blog, which is called Living For His Delight! This was a huge decision, and even though I doubted at first that I'd be able to balance life with two blogs, I decided to put the effort and thought into figuring out how I could make it work… Continue reading 5 Tips On How To Enjoy Blogging With Two Blogs

Mindful Living Challenge – Utilizing The Present {Week Seven}

"We waste so many days waiting for the weekend. So many nights wanting morning. Our lust for future comfort is the biggest thief of life." - Joshua Glenn Clark Recently, I decided that I want to begin living in the present moment. I cannot fix the past. I cannot predict the future. And it hurts… Continue reading Mindful Living Challenge – Utilizing The Present {Week Seven}

Mindful Living Challenge – Being A Patient Driver {Week Six}

"Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?" - George Carlin I am one out of the millions of drivers in the metro Atlanta area. That fact alone has exposed me to a LOT of different situations on the road in my nearly… Continue reading Mindful Living Challenge – Being A Patient Driver {Week Six}

To College Or Not To College: Godly Advice From A Christian Teenager

"Be strong and let your heart take courage, all you who wait for and hope for and expect the Lord!" - Psalm 31:24 (If I had come across a post like this when I was in high school, I would have benefited from it immensely. That's why it's my goal on Dreaming of Guatemala to share… Continue reading To College Or Not To College: Godly Advice From A Christian Teenager

Mindful Living Challenge – Giving Genuine Feedback {Week Five}

"There is something really powerful about people who are genuine." I absolutely love genuine people. When I share something that's on my heart with an individual and they light up in response, there's scarcely a better feeling in the world. When you know that someone else loves and cares about what you care about, there's magic in… Continue reading Mindful Living Challenge – Giving Genuine Feedback {Week Five}

Coffee Chat | A Change Of Heart

I'm inviting you to grab a cup of coffee and stay for a while - I'd love to have a coffee chat with you! In this post, I'll tell you about my past few weeks, and you can let me know in the comments below what life's been like for you lately. Starting a couple… Continue reading Coffee Chat | A Change Of Heart

25 Blog Post Ideas For Book Bloggers

In this collaboration post, I have teamed up with El from ElatedBooks to bring you some awesome blog post ideas for book bloggers! Below, you will find the first ten ideas, and the other fifteen are on her post. I hope you enjoy! Related Post: 25 Blog Post Ideas For Lifestyle Bloggers 25 Blog Post… Continue reading 25 Blog Post Ideas For Book Bloggers

Mindful Living Challenge – Maintaining Good Posture {Week Four}

"Posture has such a big impact on the way people perceive you." - Mary Helen Bowers Did you straighten your back when you read the title? (I know I did!) My dad's been reminding me to stand up straight since I was a little girl. I'd listen for a moment, straightening my back and lifting… Continue reading Mindful Living Challenge – Maintaining Good Posture {Week Four}

Why I Stopped Wearing Makeup For A Year + What It Taught Me

"Beauty is how you feel inside, and it reflects in your eyes. It is not something physical." - Sophia Loren I have suffered from lingering allergies and sensitivities my entire life. Every day, I am in some way affected by how my body responds to my environment. Whether it's triggered by something I ate, something… Continue reading Why I Stopped Wearing Makeup For A Year + What It Taught Me

Mindful Living Challenge – Maintaining Eye Contact {Week Two}

"The people whose first instinct is to smile when you make eye contact with them are earth's greatest treasures." - Unknown The thing I always love the most about people are their eyes.People may have great hair, an amazing figure, shining white teeth, or the funniest laugh you've ever heard, but I have yet to… Continue reading Mindful Living Challenge – Maintaining Eye Contact {Week Two}

Inspirational Blogger Award

A blogger I recently met, the lovely Autumn (check out her blog here!), has nominated me for the Inspirational Blogger Award! I'd like to truly thank her for thinking of me. Her motivational, fun posts are among my favorite to see pop up in my Reader; she brings a lot of positivity and warmth to… Continue reading Inspirational Blogger Award

Mindful Living Challenge – Reducing Screen Time {Week One}

"Perhaps the most important thing we ever give each other is our attention." - Rachel Naomi Remen Early last month, I got some soap in my eye. Strange way to start a post, huh? Haha! But it's true, I tell you - I was just casually washing my face, and right into my eye the… Continue reading Mindful Living Challenge – Reducing Screen Time {Week One}

Positivity Blogger Award!

"In order to carry a positive action we must develop here a positive vision." - Dalai Lama I've been thinking about creating a blogging award these last few weeks. In my nearly two years of blogging, I started the Awesome Blogger Award and The Fall Tag, both of which I enjoyed awarding people and tagging… Continue reading Positivity Blogger Award!

My Outreach Ministry

"God will not give you a talent and then fail to give you opportunities for discovering, using, developing, practicing, and perfecting it." - Dr. Charles Stanley I've been wondering, for quite a while, how the Lord would use what He's given me to glorify Him. My relationship with Him began about seven years ago, although… Continue reading My Outreach Ministry