better octobers.

"The grass withers and the flower fades, but the word of our God endures forever." [Isaiah 40:8] October and I have always had a weird relationship. It's my birthday month, so it's a good month - this year I turned 21, so it's been an especially good month. But the "I'm one year older" aspect…

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the in-between year: the year i bought a Crockpot and also spent spring break at a place called The Flamingo Bay Motel

*I know it's been a while since I've posted. I received an incredibly sweet and encouraging Instagram DM the other day asking me to write more blog posts now and then, so I thought that was the Lord nudging me to get back into it. And if no one else reads this, this is for…

whatever makes ya happy, people

I can't always make myself get up early enough to make the 7:00 workout class, but today I did. Since I'm living at home with the fam for the summer, it's also not often that I'm the first one awake. I was in the kitchen, trying to throw together a quick-yet-healthy breakfast, also trying to hurry…

but I love me more.

I am currently sitting at a table on the back porch of Starbucks alone, enjoying a pumpkin spice latte and listening to this super jazzy/folksy/indie/artsy playlist they have playing. It's very cold, because Nashville finally decided it wanted it to be fall, and I'm jamming to this playlist and keep asking Siri quietly, "what song…

Dents In My Fender

"Where have you been? You haven't been home like all week." My 13-year-old sister said this to me last week, and at first, it made me laugh. "I've been busy!" I said. "I have a ton of stuff to do." My family knows I'm busy. I've heard it's an oldest child thing, and maybe it…