A Thankful & Delighted Heart: On Non-Plans & Law School

I’m going to law school. Let me say it again and say it louder: I AM GOING TO LAW SCHOOL!!!! Four years ago in Nashville, I decided I wanted to pursue a law degree. For the past three years, I battled debilitating depression and discouraging anxiety. I had mood swings and low dips and dark, … More A Thankful & Delighted Heart: On Non-Plans & Law School

When “No” Means “Yes”: On Gratitude + God’s Faithfulness

I have a lot to be thankful for this year. I am thankful for my new nannying job, for the cute kids I get to call my precious friends. I am thankful for a brand new gig: working front desk at my climbing gym, and for a community of climbers who both challenge and encourage … More When “No” Means “Yes”: On Gratitude + God’s Faithfulness

Do It For The People: A Recap On Dallas Blogger Brunch

It’s easy to romanticize blogging. It’s words and pictures and beauty and Instagram likes. It’s getting free stuff and making connections and hanging out with the coolest people in the coolest spots in the coolest city. In some aspects and to some degree, it is that: sharing stories and engaging audiences and receiving perks and … More Do It For The People: A Recap On Dallas Blogger Brunch

Enough

Sometimes, I don’t think I’m enough. Actually, a lot of the time I don’t. I don’t think I’m feminine enough — I’m assertive and strongwilled and analytical and strategic. I’m abrasive and stubborn and overly competitive. I don’t think I’m Christian enough — I sleep in instead of reading my Bible, I selfishly lack to … More Enough

Daily Dose of Life: On Freedom, Fulfillment & Function

My lifestyle changed radically in the past year. At Baylor University, I was a human “do-er,” not a human being. Struggling with intense perfectionism, I had to be perfect in order to be respected and liked. I tried to impress my peers and professors and professionals. I couldn’t fathom letting anyone down. My repetitive insomnia … More Daily Dose of Life: On Freedom, Fulfillment & Function