To Gather Nectar

I recently met with a remarkable academic/career counselor at my college. She put her heart into her work and surprised me with how much she cared for the students she came in contact with. Though her words were wise and profound, it wasn't what she said that left me with so much revelation. I chewed … Continue reading To Gather Nectar

Top-Shelf Reaction

Naturally, I strive to maintain a presentation and attitude of joyful positivity. Even when that's the opposite to what I feel. All I've ever known is to put on a smile and persevere. As a strong enneagram number 9w1 with INFP personality type, expressing my actual emotions can be a struggle. And if you don't … Continue reading Top-Shelf Reaction

Before & After me

"I will go before you and level the uneven places; I will shatter the bronze doors and cut the iron bars in two.” (Isaiah 45:2). In the last 2 years, I’ve done a lot of searching. Soul-searching, searching for Jesus, for peace, purpose, identity, and my place. I searched to be anywhere that wouldn’t rob … Continue reading Before & After me

Beauty in the Journey

"Though the seasons change, your love remains." (Seasons Change - United Pursuit) The past few months have been full of personal discoveries that I resent not having made time to post anything about to share with my lovely blog readers. Lies had me believe that I should only share perfectly polished ideas that I fully … Continue reading Beauty in the Journey

Jesus gave us Summer so we can Learn to Dance After the Rain

This may feel more relatable in places with less brutal summers than our lovely desert... For those that know me, know I've struggled with depression in the past. Honestly, those thoughts and tendencies try bringing me back to that place every so often, but God is constantly saving me from that storm (Matthew 14:30-31). With … Continue reading Jesus gave us Summer so we can Learn to Dance After the Rain