Faith, Travel

Trendy Meets South Africa: One in Christ Jesus

There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is no male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus. – Galatians 3:28 While here in South Africa, I’ve had the privilege of visiting different churches in the community around Pretoria and Mamelodi. It’s been an absolute pleasure to see different congregations and experience …

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Faith, Travel

Trendy Meets South Africa: Hakuna Matata

If I’m totally honest and vulnerable with you guys, there have been some challenging things about being here in South Africa. While I knew that internet connectivity would be slim coming into this project, I can honestly say it has been a challenge for me. As someone who is trying to build her career off the internet, being unplugged is …

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Faith, Travel

Trendy Meets South Africa: Finding Purpose in a Broken World

Since arriving here, I’ve seen and heard a lot of things. All it took was a couple of weeks in another community until I was forced to grapple with the reality of poverty, brokenness and the never ending need for a savior. And why should I be surprised? We live in a broken hurting world, and while there is a …

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Faith, Travel

Trendy Meets South Africa: Getting Culturally Acquainted

A 10 hour plane ride, multiple trips to the mall for free wifi, and caravanning everywhere on the left side of the road… the first week in South Africa is officially complete. It’s feels like an eternity that we’ve been here, and at the same time it has absolutely flown by. I’m amazed by how much you can learn about …

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Travel

Long Layovers and German Lattés

Can I just start by saying, 84 hours with out a shower makes for some very stinky college students! So as some of you might already know, and the rest of you are about to find out, I’m in South Africa! I’m here for one month with an organization called Cru to build relationships with the students and volunteers of …

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Travel

VS PINK’S FIRST EVER #CampPINK!

YOU GUYS. This past weekend I had the AMAZING opportunity to attend VS PNK’s first ever Camp Pink! This was Pink’s first year ever to do this, and let me tell you, I sincerely hope they’ll make it annual. I was super fortunate to attend, all thanks to CollegeFashionista and my #RAD internship. Despite only being on camping grounds for …

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Explore, Lifestyle, Travel

A tale of two bloggers: The Brimfield Antique Fair

Welcome, my beautiful readers, to the newest segment on my blog… a tale of two bloggers. I’ve been wanting to start this segment for just about forever, and its finally here! In a tale of two bloggers you’ll be able to read about the many comical, artistic and of course, scandalous adventures of my good blogger friend Colton Madore (fashionablymadore.com) …

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