A Heart Full Of Thanks: My 10 Top Blessings Of 2020

Thanksgiving is here! My favorite food, my favorite people, my favorite holiday all wrapped up into one day and given to me in a pretty little bow! This Thanksgiving will look drastically different, smaller, and quieter than years’ past, but that doesn’t mean it will be a bad one–just different. This has been a hard … More A Heart Full Of Thanks: My 10 Top Blessings Of 2020

My Vow To You: On Daily Decisions & True Self-Care

Self-care is important. I firmly believe that to properly and fully and radically care for others, you have to care for yourself first. You have to assess your needs, wants, heart’s desires, your time, energy, and emotions, and gauge whether or not you have the capacity to give of yourself. Sometimes I have plenty to … More My Vow To You: On Daily Decisions & True Self-Care

Breaking Up Is Hard To Do Pt. 2: On Letting Go + Moving On

He’s seeing someone new. He’s seeing someone new and he didn’t ask for my permission, because that is just not how breakups work. He’s seeing someone new and it’s only been three months since we dated, and we were together for eight–does that seem a little fast to you? It does to me. And here … More Breaking Up Is Hard To Do Pt. 2: On Letting Go + Moving On

A Dress A Day: On Dressember + Social Justice

This December, I am wearing a dress everyday. It is a part of a movement called Dressember. The challenge is to wear a dress (or tie) every day for the entire month to raise awareness about modern day slavery, and to also raise funds to combat it. The Dressember Foundation specializes in rescuing victims, establishing … More A Dress A Day: On Dressember + Social Justice

For Better Or Worse: Honest Thoughts From A Perpetual Bridesmaid

I was in a wedding this weekend. Again. It was my sixth wedding to be a part of in less than three years, and boy, has it been a whirlwind. Some honest thoughts always run through my head whenever I’m asked to be a bridesmaid, like “How much will this cost?” And, “Will I like … More For Better Or Worse: Honest Thoughts From A Perpetual Bridesmaid