Welcome to My New Site!

Dear friends, welcome!

I am so excited to share my brand new site with you! For those who are new, I am so excited to have you here and to give you a chance to get to know me a little better through my blog and personal story.

I want to keep this short because I want you to be able to use the short time you may have to explore my site rather than read this first blog post.

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I’m back, I can swallow, and I’m ready for 2016

I can’t believe March is here already. It seems like I was just writing my “27 Things I Learned” and now here I am, post-Zambia, post-Christmas, post-Surgery. It’s amazing how time passes. My cousin told me time actually does pass quicker as you get older because your heart beats faster and faster every year. Isn’t […]

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27 Things I’ve Learned in 27 Years

Every year I get a little bit older, a little bit bolder, and just a little bit wiser…  Purple hair is hard to maintain and Pravana will stain everything.  Jon Foreman still says it best. Comparison is the thief of joy. There is a cost to cheap (or “fast”) fashion, and it shouldn’t be ignored.  Listen […]

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Five and a half years ago when I made my online introduction I was the girl recovering from an eating disorder and self-hatred. But I have grown since then. I am so much more than that now. And I’m ready to start sharing that.

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First, I would like to thank you all for all of your supportive and encouraging comments on my last post. You have no idea how much you lifted my spirits–which I believe will be part of my healing. A quick update before moving on, my health hasn’t been great as of recently (even since my […]

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