A Creative Update

Hello beautiful people! I feel like it has been so long since I connected with you! But as this semester is settling in, it is time that I get back on here and show up for you guys. Firstly, you should know that there a lot of good things in the works. A lot of …

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The Lilies of the Field

“Therefore I tell you, do not be anxious about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, nor about your body, what you will put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing? Look at the birds of the air: they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, …

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“Wanna Follow-for-Follow??”

Has anyone ever commented on your post and said "I love this picture/post so much! Would you like to follow-for-follow?" Yeah, I have too. This is a representation of one of social media's biggest issues: accounts seeking inauthentic growth. The attitude that says "I want this-many followers and I don't care how I get them." …

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From All Angles

I had the most interesting conversation with a friend the other day. I snuck a candid picture of him to send to a mutual friend. He saw it and said "yeah... that's not my best angle." So naturally I went on this long tangent about how I was going to post the photo to my …

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Things I Have Learned This Week

1. Blogging is not my whole life. No matter how big I get, no matter how many brands want to work with me, I never "have" to do this. This morning I almost spent a lot of money I don't have on a photo shoot until my mom helped me decide to cancel (and yes, …

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Destructive terms that the fashion industry should STOP USING

It is indisputable that the fashion industry caters toward a very specific body type, and this concept is manifest in many of the terms we use to describe the array of sizes and body types that do not fit this mold. I am such a fan of the movement to embrace all bodies in the …

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Let’s Talk About Modesty

I brand myself as a "modest" blogger, but it has occurred to me that I have never taken the time to explain what that means. I am a Christian, so I view modesty in terms of my faith. But modesty is not only following a command of God, but also a sign of respect to …

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Let’s Talk About Fast Diets

Though mental and physical health is not the main focus of my blog, I wanted to spend some time discussing fast diets, because this is a topic that is very important to me. I'll start by analyzing how fasting relates to physical health. Fasting can be very healthy for you. BUT. It can be dangerous …

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