An Empty Glass.

Dear Jesus, It’s so hard to hold on in the darkest of days.  I need to remember to be like Mary Magdalene, waiting at the tomb when all seems lost.  Like Our Lady in Luke 1:45, I must trust that what You have revealed for me is true.  And You have revealed nothing but hope.  […]

5 Important Life Lessons from Junior Year in College

As Dumbledore would say, “Another year–gone.”  Yep, I’ve been back home for about a week now, and suddenly I’m faced with unpacking, the increasingly difficult realization that my friends aren’t a walk across campus away, a normal sleep schedule, and a whole lot of free time to think and reflect. What a year. Junior year was […]

The Ten Biggest Blessings (And Blessings In Disguise!) of 2013

2013 was a weird, tough, inspiring year. I’m calling it “The Year of the Unexpected,” because I was constantly hit with surprises that I never in a million years thought would happen. God showers us with blessings (and blessings in disguise) on His time, truly, and always when we seem to be least expecting it. […]

Inspiring Music. Inspiring Stories. :)

Sorry for not blogging in awhile, guys.  It’s midterms, and life is crazy.  But Fall Break is only a few days away, and I’ll be headed on a service trip to West Virginia!  Can’t wait! So since I haven’t blogged in awhile, I thought I’d share random bits of inspiration that I’ve found or collected over the […]

Sending out a little extra love tonight. ♥

So you know how last night I posted about everyone suffering and struggling with something, great or small?  Well tonight that really hit me and became evident.  I had several talks with people this afternoon and evening: a friend who is having surgery for cancer tomorrow, a friend who spent last night with a friend in the hospital […]