My Favorite Versions Of The Bible

Hi there! Happy Sunday to you. 😊💛 This is going to be a quick, fun post that I'm sharing with you on this fine weekend. I spent yesterday afternoon going to different stores with my dad (which was very enjoyable, by the way!), so I wasn't able to do much in relation to blogging. As… Continue reading My Favorite Versions Of The Bible

Today Is The Day

Today is the day that some are taking their first breath. Today is the day that others will take their last. Today is the day that marks a beautiful turning point in the lives of countless people. Today is the day that disaster will strike for those we'll never personally know. Today is the day… Continue reading Today Is The Day

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

Coffee Chat | He Is Faithful

Note: I wrote this post the day after I had my first ever surgery. I was thinking about how the Lord had brought me through all of it, which overflowed into the writing of this post. ❤ If you'd like, you can read about my recovery here! Hey there! I hope you're having a beautiful… Continue reading Coffee Chat | He Is Faithful

Living Free Of The Past

Hi there! I hope you're doing well. ❤ Happy Monday to you 🙂 The topic of today's post is something that has been on my heart these past few weeks. It has come to my attention in nearly every argument I've found myself involved in. The sad part is, it is because of this thing… Continue reading Living Free Of The Past

Missions Monday – Part Eight | Relying On His Peace

Hello! I hope you're having a good day. ❤ A new week is here, and with it comes a huge variety of possibilities! I'm praying that whatever you have planned to do, whatever you hope to accomplish, you will be strengthened by the determination to complete it. 🙂 The post that I'm sharing with you… Continue reading Missions Monday – Part Eight | Relying On His Peace

Finding Peace In My Future

Last night, an eye-opening thought came to me. I often pray and spend time with the Lord in the evenings, but this time was different. It changed the way I see my life, and I pray that it may be as inspiring to you as it was to me. ❤ I have always seen faith… Continue reading Finding Peace In My Future

Missions Monday – Part Five | Trusting In The Lord

Hey guys, and happy Monday! ❤ I hope that your week is getting off to a fantastic start. 🙂 If you live in the US, how was your Thanksgiving break? My family and I had a relaxing weekend at home, which we all enjoyed spending together. ❤ My mom has been out of the hospital… Continue reading Missions Monday – Part Five | Trusting In The Lord

Cultivating A Joyful Life | Establishing A Heart of Gentleness

There have been many moments in my life when I have wished that my initial, natural response to situations could be described as gentle. When I picture someone who exhibits gentleness, I see someone who loves considerately, moves with grace and precision, and is easily likeable. I see someone who thinks through what they say… Continue reading Cultivating A Joyful Life | Establishing A Heart of Gentleness

Cultivating A Joyful Life | Happy In The Waiting

It is very easy for us to get caught up in attaining what we desire. It is pretty awesome how quickly we can become passionate about reaching goals in our lives, however - if we didn't ever have that drive, would we get anything done? I don't think we would, haha! Anyway, there are so… Continue reading Cultivating A Joyful Life | Happy In The Waiting

Eight Months of Dreaming of Guatemala

Hey guys! I hope that you're having a gorgeous day!! x So, as another month has rolled around, I knew that it would be a blessing to me to write another Dreaming of Guatemala (the place and my blog) update! Looking back at how far I've come with both of these passions makes me so… Continue reading Eight Months of Dreaming of Guatemala

Cultivating A Joyful Life | An Introduction

Cultivate is one of my favorite words. It is a beautiful way to describe keeping and nurturing plant life, but the way I love to use it most is in an analogy. Have you ever heard those inspirational quotes that refer to our hearts as a garden? We each have a garden within us. It's… Continue reading Cultivating A Joyful Life | An Introduction

Experiencing This Change

Today is a new day. I have spent nearly the past year of my life (at least!) living in the belief that past mistakes must dictate my actions for the new day. For the last twelve months especially, I have held things against myself - and my family, too, really struggling with being able to… Continue reading Experiencing This Change

Making the Change ~ Monthly Wrap-Up (May-June 2017)

Hi, guys 🙂 I hope you're all having a great day so far. For a while now, I have been writing the posts in this series set up as weekly recaps, in order to summarize how my week went, and how I felt over the course of each day. Now, however, I'm going to turn… Continue reading Making the Change ~ Monthly Wrap-Up (May-June 2017)