Real Talk

If You See Something Beautiful in Someone, Speak It

A few weeks ago I got to sit down and write a good, old fashioned letter to a friend. I poured my soul out and told her EXACTLY how much I loved her. I told her what I appreciated about her, what I admired in her and what her friendship meant to me. We don’t… Continue reading If You See Something Beautiful in Someone, Speak It

Faith, Real Talk

My Faith is NOT Unwavering

My faith is NOT unwavering. There, I said it. Four years ago I was a full blown atheist who thought believers were either a) lying about believing or b) dumb as rocks. What does that have to do with my faith? ALOT. I was a non-believer for so long that I still have moments when… Continue reading My Faith is NOT Unwavering

Motherhood, Real Talk

That Stay at Home Mom IS Judging You: Here’s Why

Do you ever feel like moms on the “other side” are judging you? The breastfeeding moms? The working moms? Do you ever feel like that article they shared was a subtle jab at you? Well, I’m going to be REALLY honest with you: They ARE judging you and it WAS a jab. Do you know… Continue reading That Stay at Home Mom IS Judging You: Here’s Why

Real Talk

Social Media Doesn’t Always Suck: How to Use Social Media to Do God’s Work

Here’s the deal: I have a love/hate relationship with social media. You guys know this! We've chatted before about my Facebook addiction! Honestly, when I say love/hate, I mostly just mean hate. Not today, though. Today, I love it. Today I am reminded that what matters isn’t the THING it’s what we DO with the… Continue reading Social Media Doesn’t Always Suck: How to Use Social Media to Do God’s Work

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How to Kick Self Conscious Feelings to the Curb AND Serve Your Neighbor AT THE SAME TIME!

I don’t love this picture of me. Immediately all the things I don’t like about myself jump out at me. It’s the EXACT same thing that happens when I go some place that brings out my inner 13 year old. Do you know what I’m talking about? Those places where you feel all the eyes staring… Continue reading How to Kick Self Conscious Feelings to the Curb AND Serve Your Neighbor AT THE SAME TIME!