highs & lows

I have experienced the utmost joy of life’s highs and the searing pain of its lows. I have felt the confidence of the Lord’s leading in my life and then the toss and turns of crushing decisions and paralyzing confusion. Yet I have learned that beauty can be found in the darkest of moments. I […]

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My Graduation Dress

The dress I wore to graduation is hands-down my favourite thing I have EVER worn (well…tied with my Nylander jersey). More than how much I adore its colour, style, and fit – I love its story. Last fall I was shopping at Anthropologie. I spotted this dress and fell in love immediately. People say they […]

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Answering, “What’s Next?”

I remember the day in 2014 when my parents and I attended the spring open house at my college. The coordinator briefly mentioned capstone, the major final project of the PR degree program. Walking out of that classroom and knowing in my gut that this program was for me also meant that capstone hung over […]

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Going Filter-Free on Social Media

This has been a long time in the making. I’ve alluded to it in past posts and I’m so excited that it’s finally making its way to ya’ll. Over the past years I’ve learned how exhausting social media can be. I saw how deceiving, fake, inaccurate, and deteriorating it could get. I was genuinely torn: […]

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She Believed She Couldn’t, So God Did

Not too long ago, I red-inked a journal entry. Yup, the girl with OCD-tendencies regarding permanency wrote a very long and personal note on a circumstance that was happening in her life in red ink. That’s how confident I felt in it (note: every other page is written in pencil). I can sense God laughing […]

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Being Real on Social Media & International Women’s Day

Two nights ago I went through all of my Instagram posts and edited the captions of pictures that I was physically present in where I had applied a filter. The captions are now prefaced with *this picture has a filter applied*. My intention with this is to remind people that what they see on social […]

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