If you follow me on Instagram then you have probably seen the flood of engagement photos that we have, but what you don't know is the funny story behind our engagement shoot. So, if you know Andrew (or any male) you know he LOATHES taking pictures (mostly because I need 25 before I like even … Continue reading Our Engagement Shoot
The leaves are changing, the clocks are changing, the weather is changing and like most, change can scare us, but this year as I pass all the trees and watch them change to different colors every day. I welcome this new season of change, and I welcome what comes next. I used to fear change, … Continue reading Seasons of Change
I'm at a constant battle A constant battle with myself, and the things I left define me. It's a constant battle that I let consume me some days. The days that I let it consume me, every mirror I pass is a judgment and every bite that I take is calorie counted and regretted. The … Continue reading Constant battle
I guess I could call this a little life update, or a small little rebrand, or an about me because I just love talking about myself (seriously joking Y'all), or maybe it's a little welcome and a "get to know me" for anyone that is new here to Gifted with Gab, either way, if you're … Continue reading A Little Life Update
I caught myself feeling envious the other day. Well let me be real, i catch myself being envious and comparing myself almost everyday. But anyways, I was watching someone's Instagram story and instantly started to compare myself. "I'm not as far in wedding planning as they are" "I'm not working out as much as they … Continue reading Comparison, an evil thief
I do not believe that we are born with hate in our heart, and I do not believe that we are wired to hold hate in our hearts after bad things happen to us, and unfortunately it took me a very long time to realize that forgiveness is okay and that forgiving someone and letting go … Continue reading I Forgive You.
The past week has been rough, just emotionally and physically and it’s taken me some time (and a little help from my fiancé, family and best friend) to realize that self love and learning to take time for myself and what makes ME happy is the most important thing that I can, not only offer … Continue reading 6 Tips to Practicing Self-Love
This post has taken me quite some time to write. Mostly because ever since we got back from our mini-proposal vacation it has been non-stop working and the other part of me wanted to savor our little memory forever. But the day has come and so has the blog post, and I finally had some time … Continue reading How He Proposed!
I stumbled across my old journals from high school while cleaning out my closet before my move, and what I read in those journals brought tears to my eyes. The girl in those journals had no idea the beauty that life can hold, and the joy that it can bring. The girl in those journals … Continue reading A Letter to Any Girl Struggling
Emotionally sensitive people have a tendency to feel our feelings deeply and often, when others are upset we are upset, we need to help others that are in pain, sometimes we tolerate unacceptable behavior from others, we are creative, we need time to refuel, regroup, and calm, and we are aware of emotional masks that … Continue reading This One is for the Emotionally Sensitive