5 Practical Tips for Greater Self Love

5 Practical Tips for Greater Self Love

Have you seen those women who just seem to ooze confidence, even when they are wandering around the streets in their sweatpants and hoodies? We are constantly comparing ourselves to other women, and it isn’t doing us any favors in the self esteem department.   What if...
Confessions of an Insecure (and hungry) Bride

Confessions of an Insecure (and hungry) Bride

I felt like a stinking Disney princess on my wedding day. That’s what I am supposed to say right? I am supposed to say that I never felt more beautiful, that my hair and makeup and dress were perfect, right? Well, looking back at pics, I did look pretty...
How communion taught me it’s ok to be fat.

How communion taught me it’s ok to be fat.

Communion is a very important sacrament in the Christian church. Some churches do it occasionally, some once a month, and some even do it every week. It is a time where we all drink some juice, and eat some bread, and remember Christ’s sacrifice for us. This...
Why your appearance will never be enough

Why your appearance will never be enough

I was 125 pounds my freshman year of college. I’m 5’5, so 125 pounds is a nice, tiny figure. I weigh 215 pounds today. A much more curvy, lump, full figure than I was 6 years ago. 18-year-old me was pretty much living up to the beauty standard of our...