5 Simple Gifts {To Be Thankful For}

{Photo credit: Maureen Price} Last week, my friend Maureen, who is a fabulous photographer, came over to use my husband and I as models for a project she is working on. She snapped that candid photo above while I was checking my email and petting my sweet chihuahua, Abby. My heart was filled with joy [...]

Day 24: I am thankful for adventures.

“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt The beautiful thing about life is that each day, every 24 hours, we get a brand new opportunity to live, breath, and experience something else. After [...]

Day 18: It’s a wonderful life.

Today, I can't even write you a beautiful article, friends, because I am just too full of words. No amount of words could express the gratitude I'm feeling today...so I'll just list it all out to you in a random, eclectic, nonsensical, informal fashion. -Last night, my fiancé and I sang songs together for over [...]

Happy Half Birthday To Me!!!

Okay, okay...I know that not many people celebrate half birthdays (there are people who don't even celebrate their real birthdays all that much)...but today is no ordinary half birthday. Exactly 6 months ago today, on my 22nd birthday, the love of my life got down on one knee and proposed. Time has gone by so [...]

Day 5: I am thankful that I am yours, and you are mine.

Last night, I had the wonderful pleasure to attend the LA Barnabas group meeting downtown. They started the evening off with a bit of worship, and the last song they played was "Oceans" by Hillsong. I had heard the song many times before, but as I stood in that crowded room of Christian leaders in [...]