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, [...]

Growing up into someone who makes wise choices.

  Ahhh-my teenage years. They were filled with silly hormones, strange thoughts, mixed emotions, and roller-coaster rash decisions. An extremely crucial aspect of growing up into a healthy young woman was for me to grow up into someone who knew how to make wise choices. Scripture is filled with stories and examples of ordinary people, [...]

Style on a Budget: The Farmers Market Girl

 Sundays are just a glorious day to rest and enjoy the beautiful city of Los Angeles with my fiance after church. This past 90 degree  "autumn" Sunday, we decided to wander around and explore the farmers market in Larchmont Village. Since the weather was so beautiful, I decided to get the most out of my [...]

Choosing faith, joy, and all things lovely.

Name the top 3 things you want most in life. Better yet-write them down. Imagine these things...maybe your list consists of careers, marriage, kids, financial stability, a big house, etc. Now-imagine your life if none of those things were ever fulfilled. Would you still believe in God? Recently, I've been going through a lot of [...]

Saints, sinners, and how we can do our best.

Broken. Fallen. At a loss. Flawed. Tainted. Impatient Inadequate. I often feel this way when I think about myself...my past...my mistakes...and how the world might define me. Do you ever wonder what people would think about you if they really knew you? The mistakes, the problems, the flaws. It still blows my mind when I [...]