No Apologies Necessary

I felt bad; how could I not?  We had once relished in the fact that we were both barely making it.  Strangely we bonded because we were both “scratching and surviving.”  Misery definitely found company between us, and I would be breaking up the party.  How dare I get better, be happy, and move on? …

Rock Bottom . Rebuild

Rock Bottom – rock-bot·tom \ ˈräk-ˈbä-təm \  (noun): 1. the lowest possible level What does rock bottom look like? For me, it was the imagine of a drug addicted, homeless gentleman who begged for a few dollars only to shoot up, smoke, or drink what should have been his meal money.  Rock bottom was the…

I Forgive You

If I were to have a subtitle, it would be “Faith to Forgive.” Good Afternoon, I forgive you. -Christen That was the entire email. Let’s rewind.  There was an individual that I loved SO deeply, but he hurt me and walked out of my life.  I reached out to tell him how I felt with…

Heart Check: What’s Wrong With My Heart?

My loves, I was torn between two different subject matters today.  One of which was going to be very inspirational… You know, the kind that makes you feel so empowered the you believe you can conquer the world.  I was sold on that blog until life happened a little bit, and I was once again…

Be•You•tiful (Vlog)

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

Spring Cleaning: Lay Aside the Weight

I am in the process of packing up my house to move.  Two things have stood out to me through this process. Number one: I have accumulated A LOT of STUFF within the past two+  years. Number two: I HAVE TO get rid of some things to make this move as smooth as possible. With…