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Being Pro-Life Empowers Women (Essay)

Hello there! Recently I wrote an essay that won a pro-life organization's essay contest, and since it's related to this blog's theme of authentic femininity, I thought I would share it here as well. 🙂 Being Pro-Life Empowers Women How does a movement go from encouraging new life and motherhood to destroying it? Modern feminism… Continue reading Being Pro-Life Empowers Women (Essay)

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Be-you-tiful?

Hello, beautiful! Is it just me, or is it really hard to feel beautiful by today's standards? You may remember that I have given up makeup for a year (excepting special occasions). Most of the time, I literally don't notice that it's gone. It's like it was never there. But once in a while I… Continue reading Be-you-tiful?

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Into Battle!!

Hello, beautiful!!! We need your help!!! Not Like the Magazines is participating in Dressember! If you don't know what that means, it means that we are wearing dresses every day of December to raise money to fight human trafficking.  If you want to learn more about what Dressember is/what it stands for, here's the website. Now… Continue reading Into Battle!!

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NO MAKEUP: Reloaded

Hey there, sisters! It's Ruth here today. SO. I have made a kind of big and crazy decision. As the title suggests, I'm giving up makeup again. Last time I gave up makeup it was for Lent. 40 days. Well, this time I'm really diving in, ladies. I have decided to give up makeup for… Continue reading NO MAKEUP: Reloaded

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Why Wait?

Hello, beautiful sisters of mine! If you're saving sex for marriage, then you know "the look." The "Oh my gosh, has she even lived???" look. The "She only says that because no one wants her" look. Trust me, I understand. But they don't understand. They ask "Why wait??" Well, fair question. Why do I wait? Some people… Continue reading Why Wait?

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They Died for What We Are

Dear Sister, Happy Memorial Day! On this day, I am truly so grateful to and in awe of those serving our country in the armed forces.* I can't imagine the physical pain they must go through every day as well as the emotional trauma they must endure during and after their time of service. And… Continue reading They Died for What We Are

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NO MAKEUP?!?!?

Dear Sisters, Now that the Easter season is here, we thought we would share with you what we gave up for Lent and how it went. You can probably guess by the title that we gave up Makeup. Here's how we all felt about it: Ruth- So first of all, for me, it was absolutely terrifying… Continue reading NO MAKEUP?!?!?

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#13reasonsblessed: An Antidote to the “13 Reasons Why” Craze

Dear Sister, I have to admit that I am very disturbed by the culture we live in. I feel like I take a single glance on the news, internet, or social media, and I discover yet another way that our world is plummeting into a chasm of immoral dystopia. And I feel like we only… Continue reading #13reasonsblessed: An Antidote to the “13 Reasons Why” Craze