Fashion & Soul (All Parts)

OPENING NOTES Writing this series has been incredibly challenging. Here I am, trying to empower people to seek truth, freedom, and renewal in their lives and wardrobe; yet, I am in need of these same revelations. In my attempt to encourage readers to let go of what people think; there are still days I hold on. As I seek to encourage a healthy thought life; … Continue reading Fashion & Soul (All Parts)

Preparation for three weeks “unplanned” (travel)

January 25th. Thursday. Kalispell, first stop: Vegas Today is the day. The day I wake up as a newly 21-year-old (my birthday was yesterday). The day I pack, prepare, and fly to Vegas as the first stop of my “West Coast Adventure!” As I get ready to leave for my 3-week (21 days) adventure, I have accomplished very little planning. My current plans include my one-way … Continue reading Preparation for three weeks “unplanned” (travel)

Stop Stereotyping Success

So I have lots to say on this topic, but I want to keep this particular post short and simple. In our society today, we are constantly comparing ourselves to others. Been there, done that. Our appearance, our possessions, and most comically- our accomplishments. Even what we succeed is measured and compared with the world around us. At times I’ve even set a ‘personal’ goal … Continue reading Stop Stereotyping Success

New Day, New Year, Renewed Faith {120 encouragements for 2017}

This past year that I have stepped out to discover a life of faith for myself. I would like to share some of the golden nuggets I’ve gained along the way of my crazy amazing journey along the year of 2016. These things have not only changed my life but continue to refine, renew, refresh, enlighten, change, and breathe into my very being – as I hope they … Continue reading New Day, New Year, Renewed Faith {120 encouragements for 2017}

Child Like Wonder

Wonder; one of my favorite words. A feeling that over and over brings admiration to my soul. You may ask, what exactly is wonder? Defined, wonder is “a feeling of surprise mingled with admiration, caused by something beautiful, unexpected, unfamiliar, or inexplicable.” Amanda Cook sings it like this, “wide eyed and mystified, may we be just like a child, staring at the beauty of our … Continue reading Child Like Wonder

Beloved, You Are Free

Have you ever witnessed one of your friends, maybe a sibling, perhaps a stranger, who has recently fallen in love? Why are they dancing on tables, being all weirdly joyful and stuff? “Must be nice…. but it will ware off. They won’t be in the honeymoon stage forever,” we think to ourselves. When you realize that you are loved, it seems like a natural reaction … Continue reading Beloved, You Are Free