Beauty and the Beast

Sorry to hash this back up, but I'm feeling potato-like again. If you're not entirely sure what that means, check out this previous post. After talking to several friends, I have found that several other people seem to be experiencing a similar self esteem funk. I'm not sure what it is. Perhaps it's that the … Continue reading Beauty and the Beast

Changeling

God changes things. He changes us. If you feel like you'll never get past the bitterness, anger, anxiety, or depression of being single (whether it's due to a nasty, heart crushing break-up or divorce or just due to having never been in a relationship all together) in a culture that values and almost idolizes romantic … Continue reading Changeling

Potato Head

Photo by Kristina Paukshtite So here's a moment of transparency. I've been feeling a bit like a potato lately. Before you say "umm, this girl is crazy," let me explain what that means. I once saw a meme that showed a cartoon of a girl with her parents who were telling her she was beautiful. The … Continue reading Potato Head

Single’s Survival Guide: 6 Alternatives to Valentine’s Day

When I was a freshman in college I met a friend who had never had a boyfriend, just like me. We spent the first semester getting to know each other and by second semester we were pretty much inseparable. This dear friend is the one who introduced me to my favorite term for Valentine's Day: … Continue reading Single’s Survival Guide: 6 Alternatives to Valentine’s Day