Walking on Water: Reflections on Faith and Art by Madeleine L’Engle was an intriguing read for me. I do not agree with everything L’Engle believes theologically but I found her thoughts and connections between faith and art to be thought provoking. That is exactly what I want in a book- not to be told everything … More Walking on Water: Book Review
The blog is moving! And settling down at http://making-life-beautiful.com ! It’s still a work in progress but things are happening over there! Subscribe to the email list to stay up to date and watch for the launch (ie giveaways and prettiness!) in March!
Sometimes being brave is waking up everyday, in the same place, and finding joy (and contentment) right where God has placed you. I needed to read this today. It may have been written just for me. But maybe it will resonate with you too… click the below above to read the full post. guys, … More Finding Joy
Well, it’s taken over four years to fill up the free space on this blog. When I first started blogging I was only doing it for scholarships back in 2009 on a blogspot account. Back then I called it The Secret Life of Bee (because Bee is a nickname and I thought I was clever). … More Changes…
The other night I was chatting with my mom about life. Life has been difficult for her the last few years and it has been beautiful to watch her lean into the Lord and grow through it. That night, she snuggled under a blanket sketching on the couch and me playing with baby on the … More Making Here Beautiful When You Want to Go Home
Image Source 2016 was full. We lived it fully. There was hard, sad, beautiful, amazing, completely blessed days and moments throughout. Some of the biggest changes to our lives happened this last year too. And looking forward into 2017 more giant potential looms. I’m starting to see that life as an adult doesn’t slow down … More Resolution: Thankfulness & Grace
Hi friends! For those of you who don’t follow my Facebook page (you should) I started posting live videos in lieu of blog posts. Well, I’ll still blog, obviously, but I rarely have two free hands or an awake enough brain to compose a post. I have lots of ideas for things I want to … More Half Birthday!