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Bitter Sweet

I’ve had times in my life that I have struggled with bitterness.  I can tell you that during those times I was miserable!  There was no sweetness in my life, everything was consumed with that bitterness. I don’t want to ruin the sweetness of my life with bitterness. Hebrews 12:15 Looking diligently lest any man fail… Continue reading Bitter Sweet

Make up · Review

The Original Naked Palette by Urban Decay

I love glitter! If it shimmers and shines I’m into it! Recently though, I have been keeping my makeup look more simple. I have been using the matte shades in the original Naked palette by Urban Decay Cosmetics and I am very pleased with the results! When they announce that the original Naked palette was going… Continue reading The Original Naked Palette by Urban Decay

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Counting Every Blessing

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday of the year. Every year during the month of November I try to be even more focused on being grateful.  Gratitude really does turn what we have into enough. Whenever I find my attitude is sour, if I instead focus on the good and all the blessings that I have,… Continue reading Counting Every Blessing

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What Are Our Bodies Made For?

I love this Facebook post I read by Proverbs 31 Ministries. You can check out the original post by clicking HERE. “Do you ever find yourself in a group of women talking about their bodies? Everyone begins sharing what they don’t love or want to change, and it quickly becomes an overwhelming conversation of stirred… Continue reading What Are Our Bodies Made For?

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Thy Will by Hillary Scott

I love the word to the song The Will by Hillary Scott! One of my favorite lines is “It’s hard to count it all joy distracted by the noise” Too often I let the noise of what is happening around me take away my joy. Thy Will by Hillary Scott I’m so confused I know… Continue reading Thy Will by Hillary Scott

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Lies, Misinformation, and Perception

I recently read a quote “When truth is blurred by lies and misinformation, perception becomes reality and all is lost.” I’ve been thinking about this for a little while. It’s absolutely true that what we perceive to be true is what becomes our personal reality. Whether or not it is true, due to the perception… Continue reading Lies, Misinformation, and Perception

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Love Them Anyway!

And when they were come to the place, which is called Calvary, there they crucified him, and the malefactors, one on the right hand, and the other on the left. Then said Jesus, Father, forgive them; for they know not what they do. And they parted his raiment, and cast lots. Luke 23:33‭-‬34 Love them… Continue reading Love Them Anyway!

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The Greatest Gift- Eternal Life

I have been writing here on Looking JoliGood for almost three years now. (Wow, does time fly!!!) I have shared many things about all kinds of different topics, some beauty related, some health-related, some related to spiritual things. Today I am sharing with you what I believe to be the purpose of our lives here on… Continue reading The Greatest Gift- Eternal Life

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Hope Through Disappointment

Have you ever set a goal for yourself then worked incredibly hard doing everything right to make it happen, only to be disappointed with a slip-up?  Yup, that was me the other day.  I got upset at my failure and started to feel disappointed in my myself.  I found myself at that juncture of two… Continue reading Hope Through Disappointment