Knoxville

Knoxville

  The city where I was born and raised. The city where I took my first steps and had my first day of school. My first memories of being a kid are housed in this city. But never in my wildest dreams would I have imagined myself ending up back in Knoxville after undergraduate to [...]

How Does Your Garden Grow

How Does Your Garden Grow

Gardens are breathtaking. There is something mesmerizing about a person creating something out of nothing with their own two hands. Putting in the work of tilling, weeding, planting, tending, watering, and picking is time intensive. However, the end result is well worth all the blood, sweat, and tears.  Two weeks ago, I had the joy [...]

23

23

Birthdays get me sentimental. I start thinking back to what I did over the past year, what in my life changed, where I traveled, how I've grown, and also how the Lord has shaped me during the past 12 months. 365 days can feel both like an eternity at times while also flying by faster [...]

Mindful Meditation

Mindful Meditation

  Busy, hustle, non-stop: these words have become the standard for describing our daily routine.   We start our days in a hurry trying to leave for work on-time, and end our days stressed and worn-out from the many demands and obligations we've committed to. When did we stop appreciating rest and start glorifying over [...]

2016

2016

New year, new...  Everyone likes to fill this tiny little phrase with something inspiring to motivate them to make change in the upcoming year. Whether it's a new you or a new resolution, January is one of the easiest months to confidently make a change. There is something utterly refreshing about starting a brand new [...]