Earlier today I posted this picture on Facebook.: I posted it last year as well because it made me chuckle as it’s filled with obvious sarcasm at the irony of so many people complaining about immigrants and then celebrating Columbus Day as if it's the true story of American History and pride. It's not a … Continue reading HAPPY INDGENOUS PEOPLE DAY!
Hola! Remember me? I'm the girl who began this blog with a dream of turning it into a makeshift travel/fashion/faith blog and then disappears for long bouts of time. I'm back again! Where did I go? Well, I could say I got super busy with life and didn't have time to write, I could say … Continue reading Looks like it’s been a while…
This is a post about a book. This is not a book review. This is also not not a book review. This is like a book review but more specifically, it's a mood review, a life review, and a reminder that God is telling me "Hey you...I see you. *wink*" only...inspired by a book. A … Continue reading Okay, I’ve washed my face…now what?
If you are curious why we get so frustrated when someone says, “They’re breaking the LAW they are just getting what they deserve!” or “it’s the parent’s fault for putting them in this position.” I would love to explain a bit. Let’s start here. This link will take you to the specific Title 8 article … Continue reading I’m frustrated…and let me tell you why
“For thus the Lord said to me: "Go, set a watchman; let him announce what he sees.” Isaiah 21:6 I believe, I was in sixth grade when I was first introduced to To Kill a Mockingbird and it easily became my favorite book going forward. We read the book in literature, no doubt, and … Continue reading The Fall of My Atticus
I am so excited that the holidays are almost here! The crisp air, the food, the family and of course, the fashion! Okay, so Stella & Dot's Holiday line is on POINT this year! I have a wish list the size of my arm! I'd like to take some time to highlight some of the … Continue reading It’s the most wonderful time…
Hi! It’s Liz….remember me? I would like to take a moment and address my Stella and Dot Peeps for a minute. I know that I’ve been pretty absent lately and I think it’s about time that I address why. If you think for a minute that I am about to tell you about how I’ve … Continue reading Did you miss me?
Two years ago, I watched as my city was burned and bruised and torn apart by a climatic event after decades of uncomfortable and unjust situations. Like a lot of people, I was hurt and angry and prayed for a peace that I knew wasn’t going to come easily. It’s not a secret that I … Continue reading Just Stop!
Recently, we had a discussion with our church group about the story of the woman washing Jesus' feet. (Luke 7:36-50). We are working through book about Life Groups and I gotta say, this session hit home for me. It is not unusual for me to find our studies intriguing and eye opening. It’s one of … Continue reading I want to be a prostitute…
hoop·la [ˈho͞oˌplä, ˈho͝opˌlä] NOUN excitement surrounding an event or situation, especially when considered to be unnecessary fuss: "the hoopla and ceremony of international competition" Stella & Dot's annual empowerment conference filled with amazing sessions, swag and sisterhood. "This year's Hoopla will be a gamechanger!" So, in case you're wondering, I have never taken a … Continue reading Hoopla!!!