Monday, October 17, 2011

Can You Pin A Tag?

I need to confess something....... 

I have an addiction to Pinterest


Part of the reason I haven't been blogging lately is because I have pinned things like the ones below. :) 

If you would like to join, shoot me an email at You won't regret it! :) 

On another note, I came across this tag from my friend Anna. I thought it was pretty cool so, I'm stealing it! :) lol 

Ten things I wish I could say to ten different people :: 
10. Thank you for fighting for our freedom.
9. Please stop being so mean.
8. Please stop flirting with me.
7. Here is some Sweet N' Low.
6. Please chill.
5. I love you.
4. I miss you so much.
3. I'm praying for you.
2. Please stop following me around. Seriously. Find some other girl to follow.
1. Please drive faster! :) 

Nine things about myself :: 
9. I love coffee.
8. I've played the piano for 10 years.
7. I do not like country music.
6. God is shaping me into who I need to be.
5. I love coffee.
4. Geaux Tigers!!!
3. I have been out of the country 6 times.
2. I have never been to Taco Bell. 
1. I love the Spanish and Italian languages.

Eight ways to win my heart ::
8. Be cheerful instead of complaining
7. Be kind to people, even strangers, who are considered unlovable
6. Play guitar really well
5. Be so in love with Christ that you display Him everywhere. 
4. Buy me Star*bucks.
3. Respect me and yourself
2. Be strong in who you are and what God wants you to do
1. Be my friend.

Seven things that cross my mind a lot ::
7. Coffee
6. what I am going to eat next
5. I need to cut back on star*bucks.
4. Blog posts.
3. Songs.
2. Whatever I'm studying for at the moment.
1. ideas. 

Six things I do before I fall asleep :: 
6. Wash my face
5. brush my teeth
4. Pick out my outfit for the next day
3. Check my social networking/Words with Friends
2. Set my alarm
1. pray

Five people who always make me smile ::
5. Allison K.
4. Mary P.
3. Nameless person
2. Nameless person
1. Jesus! :)

Four things I'm wearing right now ::
4. A polka dot dress turned shirt that I saved $54 on. 
3. Lucky jeans. 
2. Tennis shoes

Three songs that I listen to often ::
3. "Motion of Mercy" by Franseca B
2. "Tear Me Down" by Tenth Avenue North
1. "How He Loves Us" by The David Crowder* Band

Two things I want to do before I die ::
2. Get Married. :)
1. Plant a seed in a closed country.

One confession ::
1. I've been on a blind date that resulted in me getting food poison. :P  

Friday, October 7, 2011

Continued Thankfulness

#22 Thankful that our group never got lost.

#23 Thankful for the fun times on the metro.

#24 Thankful for the adult chaperones that stayed with us.

#25 Thankful for Johnny and Serena that organized the food for us!

#26 Thankful to Aaron and Lydia who directed the whole event.

#27 Thankful to the Leadership Institute that allowed TeenPact to stay there for the week.

#28 Thankful for the awesome teachers that we had.

#29 Thankful for my own bed that I won't fall off of..... :)

#30 Thankful for learning how to play Ultimate Frisbee and Ninja!

#31 Thankful for Nate, Paige, Serena, Sarah, and Lydia that led worship each morning.

#32 Thankful for Sarah, Johnny, and Paige that led morning devotions.

#33 Thankful for the awesome rendezvous the girls had!

#34 Thankful for Aaron's "Deep Thoughts."

#35 Thankful for the opportunity to go on this trip.

#36 Thankful for Face*book that allows me to keep up with these wonderful, amazing, inspiring people!

and that concludes my DC experience. Hopefully, I'll be back next year dragging more friends with me! :)

"Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only Light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate, only Love can do that." 

Monday, October 3, 2011

How He Loves Us

We came......

Honestly, I don't know why I am standing like this; please ignore it. :) 

This is my friend Sierra who has NEVER used a microwave. :) 

We saw......

Note: I would have SO arranged this in color order. not.even.kidding.  :) 

We walked......

a lot.

At least we had fun while we walked! :) 

(Photo Credit: Allison K. and Ashley E. 
Thanks girls for letting me
 use some of your photos. :) )