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Next Best Thing

I’m trying to be content with where I am in my life. I’m trying to be content with the pace at which my life is moving. But then tonight was also my fourth night in a row watching HGTV with my parents so… let’s just say the pace of my life has drastically changed in

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The Beauty in Disagreeing

I don’t like being told I’m wrong, and I bet you don’t either. In a world where headlines, facts, opinions, and news are at our fingertips and often forced upon us, we can easily gain more knowledge than ever and sometimes – big opinions. I think we have forgotten how to disagree. I’m fully aware

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I’m Not Creative

I have a confession: I’m not creative. At least that’s what scrolls through my brain every time I want to post something artsy on Instagram or edgy on my blog. Who am I to post that?  I’m not my incredibly talented photographer sister. I’m not in art school. I can barely draw stick people.  Sometimes

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Love Yourself by Loving People

I haven’t always liked myself. Actually, there was a season where I hated myself. Maybe there’s a chance I’m not alone in that. Partially because we are hypercritical and partially because we are hard to forgive ourselves. Striving for perfection and losing a comparison game – that’s a dangerous combo. Maybe you have done things that could

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Vulnerable

Originally written for So Worth Loving. Walls built from past experiences. We know better than to let people in. Vulnerablity is the scariest of thoughts. Removing the blockades brick by brick. But to reach people, we can’t hide. There is no authenticity without vulnerability. Remember the authentic you, will give people comfort in the ‘me

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Living Unapologetically

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I’m not one for New Year resolutions. Partially because I feel like I’m setting myself up for failure and partially because I think they’re a fad. But for 2017 I have set the goal to live unapologetically. No, that doesn’t mean when I screw up (which is a lot) that

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Words You Deserve to Hear

Words are a powerful thing. Sometimes, they have the power to break or build spirit. Life has been discouraging lately, and it might be for you too so I thought I would find some super smart people and their kind words so we can all remember how great we are.   God won’t trade His love

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The Ultimate Guide to Moving Back Home

Photo by: Emily Livingston Photography Ahh.. Roommates. They’re great and also come with their own unique set of challenges. But when your roommates double as your parents, you are in a gray area between respecting your parents and being an adult. You can do both, but it isn’t always simple. When I came home from

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To the Woman Who Put God on Hold

To the woman who put God on hold, You aren’t alone. It’s okay that you lost your way. It’s okay that you got busy. You moved in with your boyfriend and tried to fill voids with things that weren’t God. It’s okay to come back to Him. You aren’t alone that you got swept up

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