faith · lifestyle · Weekender's Edits

He’s an “I don’t care how far you’ve run, just come home” kind of God

There's a lot going on in my life right now. A lot of changes, a lot of hurt, a lot of soul searching, a lot of reflection, and a lot of healing to be done. But along with that comes finding peace, joy, love, friendship, and faith. I'm not going to sit here and explain every… Continue reading He’s an “I don’t care how far you’ve run, just come home” kind of God

Blogging · lifestyle

Blogging Series: How to Start a Blog

Blogging Series: How to Start a Blog You can read 100 different "how to start a blog" articles and still feel confused. Trust me, I remember the feeling. However, this post should get you started. And more importantly, it should get you thinking about the things that really matter when it comes to having a… Continue reading Blogging Series: How to Start a Blog

faith · lifestyle

Five Christian Artists for those that might not typically “like Christian Music”

 Five Christian Artists for those that might not typically "like Christian Music" Music is such a beautiful and magical art... but it can also be an extremely powerful tool in our lives if we let it. I'll admit that I definitely like a wide variety of music in different settings and moods. However, these five… Continue reading Five Christian Artists for those that might not typically “like Christian Music”

faith · lifestyle · Mental Health

Weekender’s Devotions: The Surface will Distract You

The Surface will Distract You I have NEVER been afraid of the ocean; I think it is mesmerizing. There is nowhere on the planet that I feel closer to God than in the ocean. Maybe it's because of the happy memories that I have of going to the beach as a child, or maybe because… Continue reading Weekender’s Devotions: The Surface will Distract You

lifestyle · Mental Health

25 Life Quotes that are Speaking to Me

I have been thriving off of quotes lately... *Throws back to 13-year-old Katie who spent 75% of her time building her MySpace page.* But I've found that it is still a very addicting and inspirational hobby to have. So I thought I'd share a few that have really stood out to me over the last… Continue reading 25 Life Quotes that are Speaking to Me

faith · lifestyle

Weekender’s Devotions: Let God Battle Your Anxiety

Too often I wish I lived in Biblical times where God would literally, verbally speak to me. I try and try to hear God's voice in my life - and yet way too often, my own voice gets in the way. Was that God? Or was that just me? Our minds can be a dangerous… Continue reading Weekender’s Devotions: Let God Battle Your Anxiety

lifestyle · Organization

How to Stay Organized in 2019 | My Planner + Tips

How to Stay Organized in 2019 I've gotten a few questions about what planner I use and how to stay organized. This is the exact planner that I use for all of my appointments, deadlines, reminders, and dates. It is literally my lifeline; I think I would explode if I lost it. I like that… Continue reading How to Stay Organized in 2019 | My Planner + Tips

lifestyle · Mental Health

18 Things I learned in 2018 (…Not another New Year’s Post)

18 Things I learned in 2018 Isn't it getting a little too late for "New Years Posts?" Maybe. I've actually always hated the concept of "New Year's Resolutions." We shouldn't HAVE to wait until a New Year to push the restart button. However, it does give us a good excuse to hit it if we… Continue reading 18 Things I learned in 2018 (…Not another New Year’s Post)

Blogging · lifestyle · Money · Travel Tips

How to create a budget for 2019 & WHY you should

How to Create a Budget for 2019 & WHY You Should Introduction and Background: I've always been pretty smart and aware of my money and spending habits. Though, I'm not going to pretend like I don't spend (and sometimes blow) A LOT of money. This post isn't going to be a cookie cutter budget for just… Continue reading How to create a budget for 2019 & WHY you should

Blogging · lifestyle · Tools

How to Edit Photos | The Best Free Photo Editing Apps

How to Edit Photos As someone who runs a business creating, sharing, and essentially selling things and ideas on the internet... photos are pretty important! I want my content to be as colorful, clear, and clean as possible. I don't want anything to come off as fake or misleading - but no one wants to… Continue reading How to Edit Photos | The Best Free Photo Editing Apps