• Faith, Prayer for the Week

    A Prayer for the Week: You are chosen

    There are times when I question if the bible I read is the same one that everyone else in the world seems to be reading. I question whether I take it too literally, or wonder why I have to feel so convicted of things that…

  • Faith

    What I Learned on Vacation

    This was the first year of my adult life that I not only took a vacation on my birthday, but that I spent it pretty much alone–with the exception of my Mommy 🙂 The resort was beautiful, the weather was perfect, and I genuinely enjoyed…

  • Faith, Family, Mommy+Me

    God’s Grace

      April 1, 2010 I found out I was pregnant. April Fools Day. Palm Sunday. The happiest, yet scariest day of my life. I was happy about her from the beginning but I knew my parents would be upset.   Should I be upset?  …

  • Faith, Monthly Study

    Monthly Study: Are You Truly Living?

    I can’t tell you how many times I’ve said, “If this were to just happen everything would be fine,” or “If I hadn’t done that, I wouldn’t have wasted all this time, and I would be here.” More often than not, in the same breath,…

  • Beauty, Faith

    New Beginnings: GL&L is More than Lipstick!

    I could give a million (or at least ten :)) good reasons for taking a break from blogging the last six months, and they would all be genuine, but none more true than that I just did not feel motivated to post! The Lord has been…