I’m Only Human – and so are you – and That’s OK

As you probably know, there has been a lot going on in the past couple of months in my life (most of which I discuss in my most recent video). I entitled my last post “Saying No to Perfectionism” and I discussed what that means and what pushed me to making that decision. However, I’m the type […]

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Blessed are the Forgetful: A follow up

In my last blog I shared how I was taking a bold step – rather than running away from the pain or sweeping it under the rug, I was going to turn around and face it. Blessed are not the forgetful, I argued; because “Forgetting” had left me with unresolved hurt that just kept resurfacing. […]

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On Walking Away…

Things aren’t always as they seem… Two years ago (almost to the day) I wrote this paper for my Relational Communications class on an emotionally and verbally abusive relationship I had been in that had ended. To this day, my professor still brings it up every time he sees me, mentioning how he reads the paper […]

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On Eating Disorders, Self-love, and God

I recently had the honour of being published on the Good Women Project. I shared my story of finding my worth in a guy, which led to heartbreak which led to a decreased sense of self, which led to my eating disorder, which then led to finding a new sense of self-love and -worth in […]

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24 things I’ve learned in 24 years

Today I turn twenty-four, and I decided to do some reflecting on the things I’ve learned-most of which took me the full 24 years to figure out… There is a difference between having happiness and having joy. Both giving and receiving forgiveness sets you free. People change and grow, but what we write about them […]

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