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Make Homemade Chia Pudding With These 4 Ingredients

Jan 30, 2017

Have you tried Chia seeds yet? These tiny seeds may seem insignificant, but they are FULL of all kinds of nutritional goodness. They are high in Omegas 3&6, antioxidants, fiber, protein, and calcium, making them the perfect addition to your diet. My favorite way to eat chia is by making “chia pudding!” It’s perfect for […]

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Looking Back at the Fall Delight Retreat

Jan 28, 2017

A few months ago, at this very moment, I was plugging in my laptop in a cozy little upstairs nook of a giant house and preparing to speak about the gospel, productivity, how those things relate, and why it matters. I was in the hills of Tennessee, pouring my heart out at the fall Delight Retreat. […]

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11 Tips for Using Social Media Effectively

Jan 26, 2017

  In the last several years, social media has become a buzzword not only in society, but also in the business world. Social Media platforms are, of course, primarily for individuals, but that hasn’t stopped organizations and companies from jumping on the bandwagon. Sometimes companies think that the act of having a social media account […]

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Dear Liv: A Letter to My Senior Self

Jan 24, 2017

Dear Liv, Bad news: you’re not going to get any less awkward. Good news: you’re going to become more confident and embrace “adorkable.” It turns out, boys do like adorkable, so you’re going to be just fine. About boys, we might as well hit that topic right away. Boys are weird. They don’t become less weird […]

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NOW: Register for the 2017 Spring Retreat!

Jan 22, 2017

Today is the day! For the past couple years, we have held bi-yearly retreats on the east and west coasts. We’re so excited to host our next retreat in Leavenworth, Washington. There are only FIFTEEN spots available! For more information and all of the retreat details including pricing, flights, and more, read all about it here: 2017 Delight & […]

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How a Delight Retreat Taught Me to Say Yes to God (pt 2)

Jan 20, 2017

The Delight Retreat was one adventure! From going with my local friend and fellow Delight girl Bridgette and meeting Ann Voskamp in the security line on the way at the airport (newsflash: my “Big Sister” Kerri was the one who first introduced me to one of my favorite books “One Thousand Gifts” by Ann Voskamp! […]

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It’s HERE! The Delight & Be Spring Retreat

Jan 18, 2017

ARE YOU READY?! We’re excited to share that it’s retreat time, once again… THE DELIGHT RETREAT is designed to invest in you, as daughters of our Heavenly Father, creatives, dreamers, and entrepreneurs. It’s about encouraging you, strengthening you, and equipping you to go out and change the world through your unique and incomparable talent, imagination […]

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How a Delight Retreat Taught Me to Say Yes to God (Pt 1)

Jan 16, 2017

Since joining the Delight community in 2013, checking into the Facebook group has become just as much a part of my daily routine as brushing my teeth! Even though I hadn’t met any of these girls personally, we were connected by our desire to follow Christ and our common creative interests and similar day-to-day lives. […]

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Living With Intention, Not Perfection

Jan 14, 2017

I recently graduated from college and, for the past few months, I have been in a season of refinement and waiting on the Lord. Through this new season, God has been breaking down old habits that were formed throughout my college years. Although I am extremely thankful for that time in my life, it was […]

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When You Feel Abandoned by God

Jan 11, 2017

There is a reason why I don’t talk about God very much when I talk about mental illness. I think it’s because I’ve felt its sting myself. On hard days—days where panic rose in surges like a loose wire inside my chest, where I felt as though something inside my head had caved in and […]

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Single with a Side of Creme Brulee

Jan 9, 2017

How many times I’d hovered on the edge of a pool of golden light, craving to step into its glow. Afraid to because I hadn’t been invited – figuratively and literally. I stopped this time, unable to leave. I had wrapped up dinner with friends earlier than expected and had decided to wander around the […]

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2017: Why We Need More Discipline, Less Scrolling

Jan 6, 2017

The year 2017 is here and like many of you, I’m making my list of New Year’s Goals. One of those goals being to spend LESS time on social media. But HOW ON EARTH am I supposed to stay connected to people?! How am I supposed to stay up to date on the latest trends?! […]

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How to Cultivate Inspiration as an Entrepreneur

Jan 4, 2017

As an artist or entrepreneur, people often expect you to be bursting with creative and innovative ideas. Sometimes you will be a fount of creativity, but at some point in our lives, we will reach a point where thinking of a creative idea or being inspired seems impossible. Here are a few helpful ways that […]

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