8 Ways to Be More Outgoing

8 Ways to Be More Outgoing

I’ve mentioned a couple times already that I’m trying to get out of my comfort zone, be more outgoing, and try new things.  One thing that makes me uncomfortable is…

6 Things That Steal My Joy

Several weeks ago I found myself wondering why some days I feel so incredibly happy and the next day I feel extremely down. “What is stealing my joy?!?” I wondered. “Am I…

Journaling (Reasons and Resources)

I love journaling.  It’s not something I do every day or even every week.  However, I love having that special notebook I can reach for when something happens…. Whether that…

Following God Instead of Chasing Dreams

Lately, I have been working harder to become a go-getter and chase after my dreams and goals instead of just thinking about them.  The list in my post on Grit has…

An Ugly Word Every Girl Should Know

An Ugly Word Every Girl Should Know

I just learned an ugly word every girl should know. When I think of beauty and radiance this one word never comes to mind.  However, it’s an ugly word that every…

How to Create a Seasonal Goal List

I can’t believe today is the first day of September.  I love the first day of a new month… it’s always full of so much promise.  I hope this month…

Becoming a Godly Role Model

“…be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in purity.” 1 Timothy 4:12 I don’t remember having a particular role model as a little girl.…

6 Ways to Be More Disciplined

Discipline.   I’ve been failing miserably in this area lately.   Remember the to-do lists I mentioned in this post?  Well, part of the reason why I get behind is…

12 Ways to Prepare for Marriage (even if you're single).

12 Ways to Prepare for Marriage

“How can a young woman prepare for marriage, today especially if she has no idea who she is going to marry?”  I have asked myself this question many times.  I want…

4 Ways to Respond When Life's Not Fair

4 Ways to Respond When Life’s Not Fair

“That’s not fair!” I am sure we’ve all said this many times growing up.  We still think this way sometimes -even if we no longer say it out loud. We…