Mid-Month Raw Update

Honestly I’m not even sure why I say “raw” in the title every time I do one of these updates, because they’re always from the deepest places of my heart.  Maybe just for the sake of new followers or to pull in your attention.  Anyway, I’ll stop the rambling intro here and get into the […]

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December Favorites

Happy new year and here’s a belated posting of some of my favorite things that I enjoyed throughout the month of December!

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Merry Christmas Eve!

This past week has been a week of expectation for me.  A week of seeing God in little details and really feeling Him close by, of sitting here trying to piece together what I think He’s doing + what He’s told me, and then having the devil give his very very very best attempt at […]

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Remember

There’s a theme that’s been heavy on my heart over the past two weeks.  I don’t quite even have the words to express it to you all, but I want to try today.  If you read Monday’s post, you may remember that I mentioned it there.  Today I’d like to expand that thought.

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Devotional Journaling

I’ve always been one to write in a journal–my oldest journal dates back to when I was seven years old and just starting to write.  I’m a fairly organized person, so each journal sort of has a different purpose–one for writing events and hopes and how I feel in, and one for prayers and church […]

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I’ll Give You What I Can’t Keep

This day has been beautiful and emotional and hectic.  A day of pressing in to hear from God and encouraging others.  The following post is an excerpt from a e-mail I sent some of my friends this morning.  The words have continued to ring true and echo throughout my day, so I decided to adapt […]

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December Updates

Okay, okay, okay — it’s the post you’ve been waiting for all week! Updates! Where have I been? What have I been doing? What have I been thinking? When will I be back to writing? {Well, you may not have been that interested in my life or even realized that I’ve been slacking off on writing. […]

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November Favorites

November FLEW by, honestly.  I can’t believe we are on the other side of Thanksgiving day, although my wallet after Black Friday leaves me in no doubt that the holidays have indeed passed.  Now, as it’s ALREADY DECEMBER, I wanted to take a moment to look back over some of my favorite things from November. […]

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Ellie Claire Journals

I was recently invited to a campaign to review three beautiful hand-lettering/coloring/ journals.  Each of these three journals are unique and focus on different creative aspects.  One is geared more specifically towards hand lettering, another towards illuminated letters, and one towards adult coloring with intricate designs reminiscent of stained-glass windows.  In each, there is room […]

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