Fears

The only noise in the room was the instrumental background music. I position myself on my knees, try to silence my thoughts and wait. I scribble, “the year of healing.” I underline the word healing. I pause because though part of me knew that I needed to heal, the other part of me was not…

Family Photos at Joshua Tree

Our kind friend Lukas offered to do a family shoot for us, and if photographs could capture the character and personality of a family, then he did a wonderful job bringing out the best of ours. I say “the best of ours” because God knows that we don’t look this calm and joyful each day….

Collab with Case App + 3 Things

*Both phone cases were provided by Case App, but all opinions are my own.* Partnering up with Case App and having the opportunity to host my first Instagram giveaway with them has been a pretty ~neat~ part of my Summer! Case App reached out and was kind enough to gave me a chance to check…

Breaking Walls

I keep a stash of some of my go-to recipes in a kitchen drawer beneath all my cutting boards. My favorite thing about them is that they’re handwritten and a bit unorganized. As I rummaged through the loose notepad papers, I noticed one I didn’t write. One glance, and I knew that the handwriting belonged…

Overcoming my Depressive Symptoms

Originally, this post was going to be a light one where I would mention tidbits of my self-love journey and personal style. But as I began writing, I felt compelled to share about my struggle with self-acceptance and dealing with depressive symptoms. I beat around the bush about it in previous posts, but this time…