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Story 1: The WOW Project

The first photographer I ever spoke/shot with asked me about how comfortable I was in front of the camera. I responded with a genuine "It's not so bad." And he responded with "Now how comfortable would you be topless?" The next session I went to I brought my boyfriend to try and buffer the situation,… Continue reading Story 1: The WOW Project

Makeachangebeachange · POV · YOLO

Bring A Little Color Everywhere You Go

"Bring a little color everywhere you go." Doesn't that just sound fun? Well, I (unintentionally) did just that today. About a month ago my friend asked me if I wanted to try a cultural experience. I'm always up for trying new things so I eagerly agreed. My friend took me to a Mennonite German fundraiser.… Continue reading Bring A Little Color Everywhere You Go

Girl Power · Makeachangebeachange · Messianics · POV · Shabbat

Lessons From Queen Esther

Chag Purim Sameach--happy Purim to you! Some of my most memorable synagogue memories are of this holiday! Something about going to church wearing a costume and eating Hamentashens is exciting to a little girl. If you don't know the story of Purim read the book of Esther. Queen Esther saved the Jewish people from being… Continue reading Lessons From Queen Esther

Makeachangebeachange · Messianics · POV · Shabbat

An Empty Tomb Vs An Empty Plastic Egg

Chocolate bunnies and colorful eggs, Easter Sunday is coming up!  As I have mentioned before, I have grown up a Messianic household observing biblical Jewish holidays. My family has not personally observed this holiday in over twelve years. I personally don't remember observing this holiday with my immediate family, however I have family who celebrate… Continue reading An Empty Tomb Vs An Empty Plastic Egg

Makeachangebeachange · Mental Ilness · Messianics · POV · Shabbat · YOLO

Two Full Days, Four Powerful Lessons

Happy Saturday lamaleahblog readers, I hope you are all having a fantastic weekend. On Wednesday I went on a small road to visit my big sister and came back today. I learned several things while on this adventure and this week I'm going to share with you some of the things that I have learned.… Continue reading Two Full Days, Four Powerful Lessons

Culture · Girl Power · Makeachangebeachange · Messianics · POV · Shabbat · YOLO

Once Upon A Time

The world is obsessed with telling stories. In nearly every aspect of life stories are being told and heard. Television, books, art, social media, dance, plays, and performances. All of these elements of life are telling a story. We try to escape our own reality by living through someone else's even if they are fictional… Continue reading Once Upon A Time

Culture · Makeachangebeachange · Messianics · POV · Shabbat · YOLO

Be-YOU-tee-FULL

To a woman it is dangerous to read a magazine, especially, fashion magazines. Women of all ages are constantly bombarded with images of what the media says we are suppose to look like, especially teenagers. Teenagers are vulnerable and ultimately looking for acceptance. February was National Eating Disorder Awareness month. I apologize that I did… Continue reading Be-YOU-tee-FULL