Letter of Imperfection

November 27th, 2017 Dear sir/madam, I am writing this letter in response to the “Perfection is overrated” position. I saw the quotation, “the more perfect people appear to be, the more they’re probably suffering, beginning with you” and I feel my qualifications make me a great candidate for this position. The socially constructed perfection meter … Continue reading Letter of Imperfection

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#FakeItTillYouMakeIt*

*Or, Excitement over Fear - Faith equations So I will be Twenty-Five in a Few days!! By few days I mean 10-ish, I’ll be 25 in 10 days (really, it’s 11 but 10 sounds cooler than 11 so yah)!!! I was telling my older sister how I’ve never been this excited about a birthday before … Continue reading #FakeItTillYouMakeIt*

That one Time I wrote Jesus a Letter – Excerpts from my journal

Disclaimer: Personal blog post ahead. Confession: Sometimes I question Jesus; I question my faith and I question the reason behind it all. I am glad, though, that Jesus can handle ALL.OF.IT!!! (I had to use multiple exclamation marks there so you know it’s an exclamation statement - I don’t even know if that makes sense. … Continue reading That one Time I wrote Jesus a Letter – Excerpts from my journal

Confessions of a Woman Struggling to “even”

Sips tea… Can’t even!! Tries coffee… Nope, can’t even!! Brings out the wine… Nah, nah… Indulges in dog petting, baby admiring, meditation… hmmmmm, No… STILL CAN’T EVEN… The urban dictionary defines “I can’t even” as: “The complete… onset of the cessation of brain activity, brought under the presence of acute stress, which fully affects the … Continue reading Confessions of a Woman Struggling to “even”

Tears Dry on Their Own

Yep, this is one of those “why am I being too honest to the world” kind of days. I have been stuck in the living room for two days and the weather – apparently – is beautiful outside. I have seen the sun through the blinds and I stopped myself from self pity by typing … Continue reading Tears Dry on Their Own

Digging through the Mountains

I went camping  a week ago! Yep, I like camping. There is a lot to be said about being one with nature, even if it is just for a few hours, and getting to press that refresh button. I needed that! I was emotionally frustrated, physically and mentally exhausted and really just in need of … Continue reading Digging through the Mountains

Journey to SELF-Discovery (I promise I’m not being ironic)

I really wish I could have come up with a more original title but at that I failed. I am not that "original" unfortunately (insert laughter sound here. haha)...To give credit where it's due, this post was inspired by a conversation I had midweek with a friend (thanks Manxo)... two claps for Manxo y'all!!   … Continue reading Journey to SELF-Discovery (I promise I’m not being ironic)

Reflections of a 22- year old!!!

So I have been 22 for a full day now and I am feeling like such a grown up!!hahaha... I woke up with a pimple even and I'm sure that was God letting me know I'm getting older...Older and wiser, right? Birthdays, I think, are the best times to reflect, to see what God has … Continue reading Reflections of a 22- year old!!!

Guat’s Up (I didn’t make it up)

WOW!!!!Mind and Spiritually blown is an understatement when it comes to the last couple of days. So tickled by  the way I have learnt and grown over the course of my trip. Before I get carried away, lets just put it out there: I'm back from Guatemala. As I lay in bed, at 12:11 AM, … Continue reading Guat’s Up (I didn’t make it up)