A Missed Migration

A Missed Migration

I first noticed them while at a stop light. Clustered together, their wings floated frivolously in the air, causing a constant distraction between my eyes and the road. From the drivers seat of my car, staring up through dirty windshields, I tried to analyze what kind of insects they were. They were small and brown. [...]

Prepping For Loneliness

Prepping For Loneliness

There is a blogger that I have been following for some time now. I came across her years ago when she was featured on another website created to help and encourage women while in the midst of their singleness. While reading her post, she mentioned something that really convicted me. She wrote that she had [...]

The Hot Seat of Singleness

The Hot Seat of Singleness

It happened. That moment where you find yourself at a holiday gathering, centered in the midst of family, with that one, very persistent, slightly bothersome member who is ever so curious on why your still single. Sigh... I wish I could say that I openly shared all the biblical, spiritual and just personal reasons on [...]

Christian Instagram Accounts to Follow to Encourage You in Your Singleness

Christian Instagram Accounts to Follow to Encourage You in Your Singleness

I love a good Instagram account. This is the one social media site where I literally could get lost on for hours if I allowed myself. Since I'm on this journey to truly stay hopeful, faithful and pure in my singleness, I've decided to share some of my favorite Instagram accounts that have helped encourage [...]

When Hope Hurts

When Hope Hurts

I know it sounds odd. The idea of hope hurting. But when you think about it, it makes perfect sense. When you are left holding on to a desire that has yet to happen, and you are battling the fear that the desire will never happen, things can get a little bloody. I'm tired of [...]

Beauty In The Blackout

Beauty In The Blackout

It was breathtaking. The view that greeted my unexpecting eyes as I opened the door of my cabin was enough to cause my mouth to fall open and my heart to melt. The visual of rooftops freshly topped off with snow was striking, especially since there had been no visible evidence of snow when we [...]