Hello sisters! Veronica here today! Wow, I haven't posted here in forever, but I thought it would be fun to share my "everyday" makeup routine with you today! A little background: I started this post a while ago. Before Lent, in fact. (Yes, I am really good at procrastinating; why do you ask?) Since I gave wearing… Continue reading Veronica’s “Everyday” Makeup Routine
Dear Women's March, I write to you as a fellow feminist, a young woman who believes that we women have an incredible and exciting role to play in our world. I also write to you as someone who shares your fiery passion and willingness to fight for beliefs. Passion and conviction are vital and beautiful… Continue reading An Open Letter to the Women’s March in Response to Their Tweet About Backpage
Dear Sisters, Happy first day of Holy Week!!! I would have loved to have been able to sit down with each of you over a cup of coffee and chat with you about our Lenten struggles and triumphs. But, for obvious reasons, I can't. So I don't know how your Lent has gone. Maybe you've… Continue reading The Strange Yet Euphoric Romance of the Cross – A Holy Week Invitation
Hello, lovely! Most of us have had a crush at some point in our lives, right? And honestly, sometimes it's awful. It hurts when it's one of those ones where you either have no clue if they feel the same way, or you know that they don't. It's no coincidence that there are so many… Continue reading Jesus Wept
Hey Sisters! Well, in exactly a week, I'll be stuffing my face with brownies in the final hours before Lent begins. This week, you're probably trying to get a bit of a game plan for your spiritual workout this Lent... Or you're waiting until the brownie crumbs are licked off the plate in exactly a… Continue reading What do “The Greatest Showman” and Lent have in common?
Hey, lovely!! So we begin a new year. 2018. CRAZY. This year has been absolutely insane for me, but I feel like I know myself better than I ever have. Through all my crappy days, overwhelming stress, and confusing interactions, I've been learning. New Years resolutions are a thing. Haha, bet you didn't know that.… Continue reading Hello My Old Heart- Happy New Year!!
Hello Dear Heart, A while back, my dear sister Ruth told you about how she was giving up makeup for a full year. I was really inspired by that witness, and after taking it up with the Lord*, I chose to stop wearing makeup to help my self-esteem and to grow in the belief that… Continue reading Our Beauty is in the Splintering Manger