Day 1 – Something Beautiful To You | Blogging Challenge April 2019

To learn more about this challenge and join it for yourself, visit this page on my blog! When I read what the first prompt was for this challenge, I immediately knew what I wanted to write about. ❤ Day 1 - Something Beautiful To You Elizabeth's smile. Elizabeth and I have been through a lot… Continue reading Day 1 – Something Beautiful To You | Blogging Challenge April 2019

Loving My Family & Facing My Fears

I have been a completely different person yesterday and today. Since writing this post on Sunday night, all of the weight that was on my shoulders was completely lifted. It was a transformation unlike anything else I've experienced, and I am thanking the Lord continually for it. ❤ If you have ever doubted that the… Continue reading Loving My Family & Facing My Fears

What Are Your Positive Music Recommendations?

Hey guys ❤️ I have an important, rather urgent post to share with you today. I haven't talked about it much on Dreaming of Guatemala, but 2018 was an extremely rough year for me and my family. There were so many things we experienced that made those twelve months very dark for each of us,… Continue reading What Are Your Positive Music Recommendations?

What I’ve Been Loving – February 2019

Hello and welcome back to my blog! It has been months since I wrote a round-up post like this, and I feel like it's important for me to summarize my February. I don't usually say this, but the majority of February absolutely disappeared - we were a couple of days into the month, then suddenly we… Continue reading What I’ve Been Loving – February 2019

50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part Two}

Here's part two of this post! I'll be answering the second set of 25 questions to learn more about myself, as well as share better insight into who I am. ❤ Click here to read the article that provided these questions. 50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part Two} 26. What inspires you the… Continue reading 50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part Two}

50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part One}

On Wednesdays, I'm currently blogging about tags and awards! For this week and the next, I'll be answering a set of 50 questions to get to know myself better. It will be a great exercise for me, as well as a way for new readers to learn more about this writer! Click here to read… Continue reading 50 Questions To Get To Know Yourself {Part One}

What I’ve Been Loving – December 2018

"Happiness is not the absence of problems, it's the ability to deal with them." - Steve Manaboli Happy December to you! In all honesty, I have felt pretty distracted when it comes to blogging this month. That's probably due to it being the holidays, so I've been out shopping, being with family, and planning out… Continue reading What I’ve Been Loving – December 2018

Please Pray For My Dad

"But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint." - Isaiah 40:31 Hey ❤ I wanted to write this quick update post to share two things. One is about blogging, and the… Continue reading Please Pray For My Dad

She Calls Me ‘Kiss’

She Calls Me 'Kiss' When I look at Elizabeth, What I hope to see Is the sweet child that hides behind The eyes that gaze at me. When I look at Elizabeth, What I would love to see Is the girl who's chosen a nickname Which means so much to me. Elizabeth is slowly learning… Continue reading She Calls Me ‘Kiss’

The Truth About Autism

My younger brother, Joshua (14), and my little sister, Elizabeth (2), both have forms of autism. Joshua has Asperger's Syndrome. On the spectrum, he has what's considered "high functioning" autism spectrum disorder (ASD), which means that some of what he does is like the average person, but several of his personality traits are different and… Continue reading The Truth About Autism

New Wall Decor + How I Get Digital Pictures Printed

Hi there! ❤ I hope you're having a fantastic day. 🙂 Last week, I got caught up on getting all the pictures that I've taken this year printed, which I'm really happy about! I've always been one to have backups of everything digital, just in the event that any files, systems, etc. ever become corrupted,… Continue reading New Wall Decor + How I Get Digital Pictures Printed

Life Recently | Little Life Updates

Hi there! I hope you're having a beautiful day. 💜 There has been a lot going on in my life recently (most of which have been good things!), so I knew it would be fitting to share an update post today. (This also may or may not be the post idea I've fallen back on… Continue reading Life Recently | Little Life Updates

My Plans For 2019-20

Hi there ❤ I hope you're having a beautiful day! 😊 I feel like I've been doing a lot of update-type posts recently, but that's because there are some new things going on in my life that I'm enjoying talking about! I'll try not to make these repetitive, although as greater clarity and insight come… Continue reading My Plans For 2019-20

Life With Baby Siblings | Thoughts + Confessions

Hello! I hope you're having a beautiful day 😊💜 Earlier this week, my mom and I were discussing the fact that I never thought I'd have baby siblings at the age I am now. Elizabeth's (2) and Isabella's (eight months) presence in my life has completely altered where I spend my time, which has then… Continue reading Life With Baby Siblings | Thoughts + Confessions

Loving The Little Things – October 2018

Hi there! 💛 Happy Sunday to you (: Since I was thirteen years old, I have loved celebrating the little things that make life worth living. This desire was first prompted by One Direction's song Little Things on their 'Take Me Home' album (I love all of those songs haha). While their take on the… Continue reading Loving The Little Things – October 2018