There are a decent amount of friends posting on social media about this liturgical season in the desert. Ash Wednesday memes are truly out of this world and there are selfies galore and let's not forget the goodbyes from our faithful friends posting "see ya at Easter" which seem to parallel the full parking lots and Sunday friends … Continue reading Some Media Inspiration to Actually Do Lent.
We are truly lucky to be in a world that has Vimeo at the power of our fingertips. As wonderfully worded by Elise Moreau from Lifewire, Vimeo can be simply described as a platform for filmmakers to upload creative videos for sharing. That's it, point blank. But ah, I love that blank. This particular platform … Continue reading Visually Exquisite: 5 Creative Videos That Will Captivate You
"When men attempt bold gestures it's generally considered romantic... when women do it it's often desperate or psycho. I was hoping to prove I was neither." These words uttered in a voice-over from an episode of a once iconic television show that is literally too mainstream for me to reveal. So here we go, quote … Continue reading Is Short Hair Unfeminine?
Dear college student (or mom, if you're reading this), Right now over a hundred on-fire college students are en route to Tiger, Georgia to go to the sweetest mountains for John 15. John 15 is a retreat for former Life Teen Summer Missionaries. So many dear and wonderful people are about to attend perhaps the best … Continue reading When You’re Not A Summer Missionary Anymore
2016 was a rough year. Point blank. Everything from the presidential elections, controversy over Black Lives Matter, terrorism, the clown epidemic, the Syrian refugee crisis, and I'm still not over Alan Rickman passing away. Furthermore, no mater how bumpy the road got, thank goodness we had the internet, specifically Tumblr, to provide the necessary commentary … Continue reading Look Around! Some Good Things Happened in 2016
DISCLAIMER: This will not be the best blog post you will ever read. I had my reservations in sharing this seeing as it comes from a touchy subject that has been a heavy cross for me this past year. The first draft of this was written in January of 2016... I found it buried in my … Continue reading A Heavy Heart in Half-Hearted Relationships (and Other Rants)
Here's a true photography favorite of mine: stunning lighting. I find myself truly intrigued by photography that pertains to a naturalistic style. What is truly captivating is not the way that the image has been digitally edited, but it is truly gorgeous in how well photographed it was. A good photograph is good because it was … Continue reading Natural, Crisp, Light-Infused Photography
Perhaps it is a good thing that my deepest writing endeavors end at my precious little WordPress, which has a cult following of maybe one person who actually knows me in my personal life (hey, you rock... whoever you are) and the rest are yet-to-meet friends who just so happened to have pressed "follow" when … Continue reading Here’s to Writing More (Life Update)
Every glitter loving American gal doesn't hate the idea of cuddling with some tea and watching a good episode of TLC' s Say Yes to the Dress. Oh who am I kidding, what do I mean by "a good episode"... If it's SYTTD every episode is good! My sister is getting married in a month and … Continue reading Divine Femininity and ‘Say Yes to the Dress’
Have you ever thought about the different memories we have linked to various songs? No matter how many times I listen to a song the same memories and feelings will come back to me. Songs, harmonies, words... they hold themselves like a time capsule. This became an intriguing thought to me, so I sat down … Continue reading Songs with Memories