Dear Fifteen Year Old Me, You’re in a new phase of your life, you’re more open now, and you’ve made even more friends. I’m proud of you. But you’ve also embraced sadness as a way of life. You think way too much, and read too much meaning in the smallest of things. You want so… Continue reading A Letter To My 15 Year Old Self
Hmmm. I couldn’t wait to write this post, but it’s taken a week to put it down. I’ll be honest and say I find it a little daunting a task. The journey is the discovery. It’s something freeing for me to put those words down. It’s like I’m experiencing a catharsis. I had waited for… Continue reading The Journey Is The Discovery
Ok. Confession: This post isn’t really about boots, at least not the literal kind. This post is about design-how we are designed. There are certain traits about us as girls that we sometimes take for granted or simply misuse. Things like a girl’s ability to size another girl up. A girl’s ability to talk her… Continue reading Those Boots Were Made For Walking
One day, you wake up and you realize you have it: your new super power. You speak, and they listen. You smile, and they nod their heads. You caress, and they can’t think anymore. You speak in that tone of voice, and they fight to do your biding. Now, you’re truly a daughter of Eve.… Continue reading Your Seductive Power
To hope is to be truly alive! "And now abide faith, hope, love, these three..." -(1 Corinthians 13:13) Hope is essential. So essential, it made it to a very short list, which includes love of all things! When I started Hope's Diaries, I never imagined how great a thing hope was. I thought I knew… Continue reading Hope, How I’ve Missed You!