jesus · school · Uncategorized

GPA is not eternal

Happy Summer, Friends! I'm coming to you a little raw today. A little bit of truth can never hurt. It's that time of the year when we all get our transcripts and grades back and find out how we did in all of our classes. For a lot of people, this is insignificant. You know… Continue reading GPA is not eternal

anxiety · chronic illness · Malibu · Service Dog · Uncategorized

Malibu Monday

Hey friends! Been a little while, I know. Life got insane for a second... and it's about to get a whole lot more wild. My heart grew by 78 pounds yesterday! Meet my girl Malibu! Malibu (Mali for short) is a 4 year old Great Pyrenees mix- likely with St. Bernard. She's a big girl… Continue reading Malibu Monday

anxiety · chronic illness · Uncategorized

What I wanted to tell you

I wanted to tell you everything. I wanted to tell you what I did today, the conversations I had, and the places I went. I wanted to tell you how I saw Jesus around every corner. You wanted to know. I wanted to tell you. I couldn’t. I wanted to tell you that I was… Continue reading What I wanted to tell you

chronic illness · Get to know me · Uncategorized

Six Years Later

(I've sat down to write this too many times to count. I'm not one for writer's block, but here it is) Today's the day we celebrate my life. Every year my friends and I get a cookie cake and balloons and we eat all the food and and blow out all the candles. It's not… Continue reading Six Years Later

Get to know me · organizations · Uncategorized

A teaspoon of sprinkles with a cherry on top

Halloween may be over, but I wanted to share this year's award winning costume with you! This ice cream sundae costume looks a lot more complicated than it really is. The materials are simple and cheap, and it only took me about 6 Gilmore Girls episodes to make (time is told in the number of… Continue reading A teaspoon of sprinkles with a cherry on top

Plants · Uncategorized

Down at the Pumpkin Patch

Been a minute, again - I'm sorry! To be truthful, the last few weeks my schedule has been packed with doctors appointments, midterms, lots of rest, and failed attempts at going to school every day. Despite the obstacles in my life, theres been enough good days to make room for a little bit of normalcy.… Continue reading Down at the Pumpkin Patch

chronic illness · Friendship Friday · jesus · Uncategorized

Friendship Friday: with a twist

Happy Friday! Sorry for missing you here on Wednesday - someday you'll here about the roller coaster I've been riding this week. But in the mean time, I want you to meet one of my favorite people: Jenna! Normally on Friendship Friday, my friends answer 4 questions to give you an inside look at our… Continue reading Friendship Friday: with a twist

jesus · Quotes · Uncategorized

Quoted: Loved

A few months ago when I first moved into my own apartment, I was in desperate need of more decorations. The best friend and I had a craft night, and this was one of the resulting masterpieces: Upon seeing it, one of my sweet friends requested her own to put on her cross wall in… Continue reading Quoted: Loved

chronic illness · jesus · Quotes · Uncategorized

Quoted: Never

Recently I had a five hour conversation about Jesus on my couch with one of my favorite Jesus-lovin' people. Life was hard. We were tired. He was good. The usual. As I spilled my life juice all over her, and told her my fears of being a burden or being "too much" or "less than,"… Continue reading Quoted: Never

Get to know me · jesus · Uncategorized

More About Me

To be quite honest with you - I'm slacking today. I have so much to do, that I sort of haven't done any of it. So, to keep things simple, I'm going to answer 10 About Me questions in hopes that my new (and old!) friends can learn a bit more about me! Lets get… Continue reading More About Me