England Reflections

Hey "Just Be" Fam! I've been dying to write more so I decided to go back through and polish some of my favorite pieces to help rekindle the fire! Here's what I wrote upon leaving the UK after my Summer study abroad program in 2018. Oh how I miss that magical time spent surrounded by … Continue reading England Reflections

moving from frantic to anti-frantic

I've recently been motivated by something new I've heard. A life hack and wise wisdom all in one, working to reprogram my inherited short-fused brain-wiring. The message said, "Jesus never did anything frantically." The first response in my head to this (and conditioning of this hustle-focused generation) was to question it. As though I had … Continue reading moving from frantic to anti-frantic

10 States, 8 Days

Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Arkansas, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina. I promise it was more exhausting to drive it than it was for you to read it. But man, was it an adventure. I’ve been drafting a post about this road-trip for the past two months. The projects that hold such heavy … Continue reading 10 States, 8 Days

New biomes ahead

Yesterday Ashley and I went with her grandparents to the remarkable Biosphere 2. It's an Arizona treasure that I've never before got the opportunity to explore. The Biosphere 2 is an expanse of 5 different enclosed biomes where scientists experiment the possibility of life outside this planet. They had to have it all, the desert, … Continue reading New biomes ahead