My Favorite Camera Gear

Ever wondered where to start when it comes to photography? The tools of the trade are always changing, but here are my favorite things to capture that moment.

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Never Mopping My Floors – Remembering Self Care

I’ve got a lot of free time on my hands right now, and the thing I’m starting to discover is how hard it is to get things done. When I have a full day free of commitments, I manage to get pretty much nothing accomplished beyond brushing my teeth. I’m not even kidding. This morning, […]

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How to Quit Your Job – Step Five

Step Five: Decide What to Do Next I took myself to the bookstore after I quit and walked myself over to the business section. I wanted to find a book that told me how to get my dreams. I hoped for a book that would give me my next steps to finding success and being happy. […]

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How to Quit Your Job – Step Four

Step Four: Do It There are 168 hours in a week. 24 hours in a day, 7 days a week. The average full-time job is 40 hours a week. This means 23% of life is dedicated to a job. 23 percent! For many, the average workweek is even more hours than this. Those 40 hours […]

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How to Quit Your Job – Step Three

Step Three: Game Plan That Friday night I decided to quit my job. Saturday night I applied to a million different jobs all over the country with the only requirement being that it had to be a job that made me excited. It didn’t matter what it paid, it just had to be exciting. Sunday […]

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How to Quit Your Job – Step Two

Step Two: Decide how to Handle the Issue I couldn’t shake that feeling that life wasn’t supposed to be this way. I wasn’t supposed to be this disappointed, that my job shouldn’t leave me feeling as angry as it did. God had given me all of these passions and I traded them in for a paycheck. […]

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How to Quit Your Job – Step One

Step One: Identify The Issue I did what I was supposed to do. I got good grades in school, I graduated from one of the top programs in the country for my major. I got summer internships and I volunteered on the weekends. My resume was long, my skills were diverse, I was on my way to […]

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Living Life with God & Arms Wide Abandon

I have huge ideas for my life. Dreams that feel so big and so impossible I can’t actually image achieving them. Lifestyles that I write off as fairy-tales for a lucky few and careers that I could never foresee myself having a place within. I get filled with these hopes, these desires, and then I get overwhelmed. […]

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Motivations to Keep Moving – How to be Productive with the Little Stuff

I want to share with you all something very strange that happened in my life as soon as I graduated college: I ran out of deadlines. I had homework and quizzes, big projects and final exams. I’ve always had something due and soon-to-be due. (Occasionally I also had something past due.) No matter how hard […]

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