16 Things I’ve Learned from Being 16

April 11th, 2017 marked the day that I officially turned 17. It marked my completion of the buzzed about, film worthy, notorious age of 16 years old. Personally, I think this is a tremendous accomplishment on any grounds. Below are, appropriately, 16 life lessons I've learned about being a 16 year old girl, and some… Continue reading 16 Things I’ve Learned from Being 16

Don’t stress, don’t stress, don’t stress

Hello, friends! To start off, I want to clarify that yes, the title of this post is DEFINITELY inspired by Jesse McCartney's iconic bop, "Leavin'", and the recent joy I've found in making a good throwback playlist and listening to it while getting ready or being in the car with your girls. Anyways, if you… Continue reading Don’t stress, don’t stress, don’t stress

Why I Stopped Letting Beautiful Things Pass Me By

Hello, friends! I've recently found myself in a much more thoughtful state recently. (Or, sometimes, in an over-think-everything-mode) and I've come to realize that all too often, I'll find myself being too stressed, too self-focused, and too distracted by my own little world to do something simple and wonderful like, say, hang out with my… Continue reading Why I Stopped Letting Beautiful Things Pass Me By

3 ways to be a Jesus-like friend

“Most people need love and acceptance a lot more than they need advice.” -Bob Goff, Love Does. Listen. It's all too easy to begin to disregard what a friend is saying when they've been talking about the same thing (say, a boy or a conflict they had with someone) over and over again. And that's more than… Continue reading 3 ways to be a Jesus-like friend