The Proverbs Wife in a Hollywood Life // The Homebody

"She’s skilled in the crafts of home and hearth,     diligent in homemaking." Proverbs 31 Home is by far one of my very favorite places on earth to be. While our honeymoon in Mexico was absolutely breathtaking, my heart began to long for the place I could rest and make truly ours. Being married for almost [...]

Stressing through perfectionism, or laughing through mistakes?

Ever since I was little, there was always a voice in my head telling me that whatever I was doing wasn't quite good enough. I don't know exactly where this perfectionism came from, but it haunted me for many years. Whether I was singing, acting, thinking, working, decorating, cooking, or just trying to do life, [...]

A Wise Woman Builds Her Home {And why being a Proverbs 31 woman doesn’t have to be boring.}

"By wisdom a house is built, by understanding it is established; And by knowledge the rooms are filled with all precious and pleasant riches." -Proverbs 24:3-4 It is currently day #3 that I have lived in the new place that is soon to be my first home with my husband. I have always loved decorating, [...]

5 Tips for Feeding Your Soul

Wednesdays always leave me with mixed emotions. Feeling like much has been accomplished, but realizing that there is still much more work to be done. Sometimes in life, we just need a little pick me up. When we stop feeding our souls in the midst of crazy, busy, everyday life, we can become drained of [...]

Cultivating a Heartfelt Home

Being a 22 year old girl in expensive Los Angeles can make decorating a bit challenging at times. Maybe not decorating necessarily, but making a small, cold, white-walled apartment feel like home. The only reason I love decorating is because I love hosting and having people come to my home. Tonight, I'm going to share [...]

Thieves of Dreams

Have you ever felt hopeless? Have you ever felt as though someone stole your life away from you? Maybe an opportunity, an experience, your innocence, or your dignity. Have you ever had to sit back and watch as someone crushed and killed your dreams? Maybe a boss, a casting director, or even worse, a family [...]

Tips For Cultivating Beauty

Ever since I was a little girl, I developed a desire for the finer things in life. However, these "finer" things didn't always cost much. They were simple, but they helped shape me into a lady. My mama would take me out to "ladies lunch", my Mimi would let me wear her beautiful night gowns, [...]

The important job of bringing beauty into the world.

Lately, I have been studying Proverbs 31 and trying to figure out exactly what kind of woman I should be practicing to be. There is a lot of controversy nowadays that surrounds being a “Proverbs woman.” In our generation, women want rights & women want to be strong. Those are GREAT things. However, it isn’t [...]