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 […]

A Love Letter from God ♥

Dearest One, Yes you. You with the hurt underneath that smile. You who have been through so much, experienced so much. You who have laughed, cried, suffered, and sighed. You with the broken heart. You with the self-conscious mind. Shh. Be still. I am here. I love you. I love you no matter what. I’ve […]

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. […]

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 […]