“Break my heart, God”

When I sing the song Hosanna by Hillsong, a lyric has always stood out to me: "Break my heart for what break's Yours." And I've prayed that those words become a reality for me. I pray that God open my eyes to see the hurt and vulnerable in the world around me and that I …

My (Continued) Struggle with the Mirror

About two years ago I posted about my struggle with the mirror.  And what I found was that the message resonated with a lot of people--Just like me, there were so many people unhappy with what they saw in the mirror. And while I would love to say that in the two years since then …

Worrying: Let God.

There are moments we are overwhelmed with worry--Maybe it's school related (finals, test, deadlines, etc. etc), maybe it's finances, maybe it's family issues. Whatever it is, each of us experiences anxiety and worry. We tell ourself that we want things to be right, so we worry our way through them. We tell ourselves "this is …

Reminder: God loves you so incredibly much.

I want to keep this blog post short and sweet to remind you of a great truth: You are so incredibly loved. You are loved by the Creator of the universe, the Maker of puppies, pumpkin spice lattes,  beautiful sunsets, amazing music, and much, much more. God has created you in His own image and …

SONG: Here for a Reason by Ashes Remain

i have a song suggestion for you all. And it's Here for a Reason by Ashes Remain. I actually really recently found this song, but the reason I love it so much is just because it's a simple message, yet a powerful one that we should all remember and keep close to our hearts. It's …

Kitchen Tales: 2 Ingredient Nutella Brownies

-2-Ingredient Nutella Brownies- I had a friend over earlier and we both have  a big sweet tooth,  so we made some nutella brownies. I've got to admit though, the brownies don't beat just eating Nutella directly from the tub or putting it on toast, but it still amazingly delicious. And oh, did I mention it …

Mirror Mirror, I hate myself.

Three years ago, my family moved. Three years ago, there was a boy who called me fat. Maybe he was teasing, maybe he was serious. I don't know now, but it hurt  It still hurts. Grace, you have to forgive this guy. It's the "Christian" thing to do. He didn't mean what he said. And …