Beautiful Things.

{Photo credit: Meredith Sledge photography.} "All this pain// I wonder if I’ll ever find my way// I wonder if my life could really change at all// All this earth// Could all that is lost ever be found// Could a garden come up from this ground at all// You make beautiful things// You make beautiful things [...]

Running The Race

Nathan and I began our marriage by literally running. We were so overjoyed as we raced through the crowds, raindrops, and bubbles to our getaway car. It's interesting how even in that moment -- one of the most ridiculously, ecstatic, happy moments of my life -- we were running in a rainstorm. In my journal [...]

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 [...]

The Perfection Problem {Model Behavior}

Once on a modeling job, I found myself in 5 inch shoes, a tight dress, and a heavy coat. The camera was flashing, and all I could hear was a woman saying: "Could you just stand straighter? It doesn't look like your body is straight." You see, I have always had scoliosis. Even when I [...]