Picking out my perfect wedding dress was surprisingly easy. I always dreaded shopping, because nothing ever seemed to fit my short, boxy frame. So when I tried on my dress from the first round of picks, I was thrilled. Maybe the bridal glow had cured my body insecurity! Or maybe not… When Braylon and I… Read More Living up to Bridal Expectations
Our wedding day was just another Saturday in June. The pictures can make it look like a fairytale, like time stood still for our day, but it didn’t. The flowers, food, and beautiful dresses and suits—they can’t disguise June 17th as anything more than a day. Yet, something happened underneath all wedding-day activities. Something spiritual… Read More An Ordinary Wedding with an Extraordinary God
I close my laptop halfway through another blog post. “It’s too hard.” I think to myself. Writing, vulnerability—it is all too much right now. I keep having the same issues. I can write out my problems in a silly anecdote, but, when it comes to working out the solution, I hit my writer’s block. Discouraged,… Read More Is it worth it?