I’ve Been Keeping a Secret…

I’ve been keeping a secret. I’ve kept it because it’s something not often talked about. I’ve avoided revealing it when I didn’t feel like answering a million questions about it. I haven’t wanted people to be worried about me or think I’m not doing well. But it’s time to tell the secret. I’m telling it […]

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What I Wish I Knew… Before Getting Married

Before getting married, I tried to prepare myself in the ways I knew possible. I read a few books. We got premarital counseling. We prayed together often. But nothing can truly prepare you for what happens when you say, “I do,” get home from your honeymoon, and find yourself settling into your newly married life. […]

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Breathe

Every single day we take approximately 23,000 breaths. Every day. Breathing is something we do constantly and often without realizing it. Without it, we wouldn’t have life. What would it look like to appreciate each breath we take? What if we were aware that every breath is a gift? Genesis 2:7 Then the Lord God […]

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Did I Regret It?

I recently made a huge change (for me) to my hair. The number one question I was asked when I first cut it was, “Do you have any regrets?” I cut off and donated around 10 inches of my long locks and coloured what was left for the first time ever. I went for the […]

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My Three Biggest Fears

Fears. Everyone has them. Some are big, some are small. Some make sense, some don’t. These are three of mine: 3. I know this is absolutely ridiculous and irrational, but I’m afraid of fish. It’s true. I panic when I’m in the water and something unknown touches me. I freak out when I see people […]

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How To Say Hard Goodbyes (When You’re Not The One Leaving)

I recently found out that one of my favorite families ever is moving across the country. We have grown so close over the time we’ve known them that we consider each other family. I was deeply devastated when I heard the news and have been grieving over this loss as if someone was dying. I […]

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How To Be There For Someone Who’s Grieving

It happens all too often – someone you love loses someone they love. Grief comes in many different forms and is a result of many different life events. You may know someone who is experiencing a loss of a relative, a friend, or even a pet. Even after walking through the immediate and now lasting […]

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Our Proposal Story

We both knew pretty early on in our relationship that we would someday get married. For months our biggest arguments consisted of me whining, asking him when he was going to propose, and him telling me to “BE PATIENT!” He told me it was hard for him when we would talk about our wedding, because […]

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Tips For Changing Your Eating Habits

Change is hard in any situation. But changing your eating habits is especially difficult because of just how addicting food can be, not to mention the fact that we need it to live. Whether your goal is weight loss, energy gain, or simply to take care of your body, food is the best place to […]

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