New Years always start the same, a count down, a couple cozy in the corner, falling confetti that sticks to the tips of your hair, and a glass of champagne to toast new beginnings. Most people look forward to the hopes of a new year and the opportunities that it will bring. I always have … More Resolutions and the Fear of Disappointment
It’s a four letter word that is the theme of every song, ballad, and movie; Love. But what does love actually look like? The dictionary alone has about 20 different definitions ranging from warm fuzzy feelings for someone to intimacy. The bible defines love in 1 Corinthians 13:4-7, “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not … More That Four Letter Word
One of the most interesting aspects of beginning a new year, for me, are New Year’s resolutions. When I was a youngin I used to make resolutions all the time. They consisted of stop eating cheetos…no matter how cheesy they are, write something intellectually clever in my diary every day (embarrassing), or ,as I matured, make an … More New Year…New You
This is the Windsor family crest on the gate to Buckingham Palace. Don’t be fooled, that is pure Gold! It’s fun when you’re a kid to dream of being a Prince or Princess someday,but why is that? I, personally, think when we’re kids we watch princess movies and see the pretty girls and naturally want their dazzling lives, … More Who’s Your King?
I love fall. I love watching the leaves cascade down from the trees; how they create a tornado of color and brightness. I love even the distinct smell that comes with fall, as if there is an ongoing campfire; the warmth that surrounds you from all angles. Fall is by far my favorite season. It’s … More Falling for Fall
This is arguably the prettiest cup of coffee I have ever seen. The taste, however, took me by surprise. My expectations for this chai tea fell desperately short. I expected, since the coffee looks so delicate and fancy, it would be accompanied by a stellar flavor. Instead I was engulfed with a bitter aftertaste, leaving me disappointed. While … More Bitterness
Friends and family alike will vouch for me when I say I never cry. I just can’t, even when I want to. The picture above is from Bride Wars, starring the fabulous Kate Hudson and Anne Hathaway. Kate Hudson has just cried to her fiancé, only to finally admit “it’s exhausting having to try to be perfect … More Big Girls Don’t Cry
I have a somewhat embarrassing confession to make. I am a lover of all things Disney. This ranges from Finding Nemo all the way to Frozen. Most girls out there have to be willing to admit that from a young age they were captivated by disney princesses, and if they aren’t willing to admit that, then … More Happily Ever After?