Move in Closer and the Rules will Fade

My friend recently started this new ministry called Firelight in the Orange County area. It is a young adult ministry (ages 18-35) by young people for young people. It is absolutely amazing and his goal is to have bible studies, at home worship sessions, women’s and men’s nights, and so much other goodness. For now,…

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Feeling like Royalty

So my sister’s Bridal Shower was this weekend and in a typical feminine fashion I was freaking out about how I didn’t have anything to wear. I haven’t particularly been liking my closet lately and even with discovering what I love to wear and what works best with my body I don’t have a lot…

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Living A Faith of Do not Don’t

“Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul” – St. Augustine My friend sent me this quote yesterday and I immediately fell in love with it. If you are friends with any philosophy majors (or simply go to Catholic U, which I highly recommend) then you will…

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My Week Without Social Media

Alright I wanna start by saying that this social media fast was a lot harder than I thought it would be and I was a little sad that it was! It was when the Instagram app didn’t exist that I realized how many times I feel myself just going to it to fill the time.…

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Tips to Beating the Summer Prayer Slump

Summer has finally come (for most of us) and for some the sweet relief of no more classes is just around the corner. With summer comes so much more free time, family time, and for a lot of us – a real job. I’ve always found it funny how every summer I make this intense…

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My Take on the Met Gala 2018: A New Opportunity for Evangelization

Alright, so I know I talked about this in my story a little but I wanted to formally talk about the Met Gala’s theme this year and further explain my opinion on the subject. Now, I know that this event was controversial and I know that some of you truly believe that they were making…

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Changing the Narrative of Isolation

Two days ago, I got caught up in Fr. Mike Schmitz Youtube Videos – as many do – and it was a major calling out that I really needed. I’ve been feeling pretty lonely recently. It’s the end of the school year, all my friends are leaving, I’m studying abroad in the fall, and I’m…

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Taking on the Leggings Debate

Today I have decided to finally tackle the legging question; Are they truly the devil’s pants as some might say? The short answer is – no. I’ve seen the leggings debate going on for so long and I’ve avoided it because honestly I stand in the middle and I feel like I don’t represent the…

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