Rose scent

Source I am dressing more modestly and that includes the scents I wear.  I like soft, gentle, natural scents like rose and lavender.  A friend gave me a rose balm that I love.  You can barely smell it and that’s a good thing!

Modern modesty

Source I am obsessed with modesty lately.  I’m dressing more modestly, thinking about it, and following modesty blogs and youtubers.  As with most things, everyone has their own opinion. Because this is a Godly issue, I have had to come to my own conclusions personally with God.  What does modesty look like for me in […]

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Call to dress more modestly

Source I have a calling to dress more modestly.  I’m struggling with this a bit.  The more you reject modern wordly culture and cling to what you believe God wants, the more odd you seem.  I remember when I would see Jehovah Witnesses standing at the subway evangelizing.  I would think they were weird, afraid […]

Plain is the new Beauty

Source I am wrangling with beauty and humility and think I am on the verge of figuring something out.  There’s a place where beauty and the pursuit of it is so vain! Also with beauty, not only is there unconventional beauty, but there is also plainness which I’m starting to find beautiful.  Our beauty-obsessed world […]

Purity

Source We live in a corrupted culture of sexual pollution, loose morals and promiscuity. Our world worships the idols of lust and gratification. There are many good people who have made mistakes sexually. No matter your past, God can purify and redeem you from your past mistakes. Confess and repent your past sins. If your […]

approval

Source   Do you look for approval from outside? I do, and I hate it. Here’s a case study: my black and white dress. I have a black and white dress that I love. It’s got big tendricle-like swirls of black on a white background. It’s got a tunic neck and is very loose because […]

Buying clothes and modesty

Source Here are some things I consider when buying clothes: Is it long enough? Because I am tall almost everything is too short. The dresses of our world are getting shorter and shorter. I’ve taken to wearing an Indian-looking style: I wear short dresses as tunics over pants. I also hunt to find longer dresses. […]