Dressember 24: I am Luke Skywalker

For the month of December – in honor of Dressember – I’ll be blogging everyday! Thoughts on anything from fighting for justice to feminism, from dresses I’m wearing to books I’m reading, and everything in between. 


In this season of advent, we focus a lot on waiting. What are we expecting, what are we looking forward to, what are we personally waiting on? As Christmas is tomorrow (!!!), it feels like the waiting is finally over.

As I’ve been reflecting on this season of advent in my own life, I’ve realized what I’m waiting for. Healing, in various areas of my life. Boldness, in certain relationships. Answers, to questions I’ve been asking. And as I’ve been re-watching the original Star Wars trilogy, I’ve realized something else: I am Luke Skywalker.  Read More

Dressember 23: Star Wows

For the month of December – in honor of Dressember – I’ll be blogging everyday! Thoughts on anything from fighting for justice to feminism, from dresses I’m wearing to books I’m reading, and everything in between. 


I’m not gonna lie, I thought all the craziness over the latest Star Wars movie was a little ridiculous. People camping out for weeks, the opening weekend being sold out insanely far ahead of time, the limited edition cereal and fruit snacks and who knows what. I have nothing against the Star Wars franchise, I just thought the world was freaking out a bit much over a movie.

I have yet to see The Force Awakens, my plan was to re-watch the original trilogy first so I’m up to date. And I was in no rush to watch said trilogy. The movie isn’t going anywhere, right? Redbox is cheaper than the theaters, right? Seemed like a win-win situation. Read More