Married at 21

When people get to know me, they are always shocked that I am married. "OMG HOW OLD ARE YOU?" is something I hear quite often. I'm 21 in case your wondering. Another one I hear is "You have your whole life ahead of you, why didn't you wait?" Oh gosh, I can't even begin to … Continue reading Married at 21

A Girl’s Guide To Overcoming Anything

We've all struggled with something before. It doesn't matter what it is, we have all had to overcome things that have been difficult to cope with. It sometimes feels like you're climbing a mountain, but you can't see the top. You're tired. Exhausted, even. Trust me, one day you will reach the top and believe … Continue reading A Girl’s Guide To Overcoming Anything

Surviving Long Distance Relationships

My husband and I have almost been in a long distance  relationship since the beginning. We started dating my senior year of high school, and a few months later, the army called and we have been making a long distance relationship work since. We have learned so many little tricks to make the time apart … Continue reading Surviving Long Distance Relationships

An Open Letter to Incoming Freshmen

So you did it! You're about to leave for college. This is such an exciting and confusing time of your life. In most cases, you are starting out brand new with no one you know. I am a senior this year, so I have been in your shoes. I wanted to share with you some … Continue reading An Open Letter to Incoming Freshmen

Travel Diaries: Nashville

This past month, I have moved to Tennessee about an hour from Nashville. I wanted to get a lot of things accomplished before I have to go back to school, so I planned the entire day from beginning to end, hitting some of the major Nashville attractions. I had a blast, and I cannot wait … Continue reading Travel Diaries: Nashville

Happy Healed-iversary: One Year Strong

This day last year I went in for my last Parathyroid surgery, scared that it would not be my last. I was told there was a chance that I would have to fight this for the rest of my life, and to be honest, I was scared. I believed God had a plan, but my … Continue reading Happy Healed-iversary: One Year Strong

Perfectly Imperfect

Let me let you in on a little secret........ Nobody's perfect (cue Hannah Montana)! We always talk about being the perfect wife, finding the perfect significant other, being the perfect student, or being the perfect christian, or even having the perfect body...... but guess what? There is no such thing! Isn't it relieving to realize … Continue reading Perfectly Imperfect