"Women face immense pressure from the media and entertainment to look a certain way, accomplish certain goals, and all around try to be “perfect”. My message is to share with women that every person is so uniquely talented, beautiful." Nicole Weider started as a young model and found herself falling deeper into the Hollywood rabbit hole. Nicole overcame, empowering women and other alike with … [Read more...] about Inspiration #LikeaGirl: Interview with Nicole Weider
Emily Shy is an avid music lover, sorority member, follower of Christ, and cancer survivor. Despite her last name, she will be the first person to tell you that she is not at all shy. I am lucky enough to call this girl one of my best friends for the past six years, so I know that she is an amazing person. Miss Millennia readers, you will not want to miss this interview! [clickToTweet … [Read more...] about Fight Cancer #LikeaGirl: An Interview with Emily Shy
When my friends tell me that a man has called them “cute” on a date, they cringe as they tell the story, wondering why they share the same adjective as a golden retriever puppy. If a man calls her “hot”, she will wonder why he didn’t call her beautiful, and might even be offended at his sexual forwardness. My research for this topic consisted mainly of scouring message boards about relationships, … [Read more...] about Beautiful vs. Sexy: Why Choose?
Have you ever known—no—felt in your gut that something was not quite right about the way you feel in your relationship? Do you have moments that make you a little nauseous, and even question your beliefs? Do loved ones often tell you that your partner may not be right for you? As firm as your moral sun may be, emotions tend to be the giant, gray, storm clouds that block it, even though you know … [Read more...] about Cognitive Dissonance: What Is It Saying about your Relationship?
RED MEANS STOP We are all guilty of being in a rush, especially early in the morning. We are trying to get to where we are going and then of course, all of a sudden the traffic light turns red. At this point, it’s time to make a decision; either come to a revolting stop, slamming on the brakes … [Read more...] about The Reasons Behind Why We Run Red Lights
Traditionally, wedding ceremonies don’t take much longer than half an hour or so. There are always a lot of tears, beautiful words about love, and sometimes Biblical passages that will be read either before or after the vows. Typically there are passages about love (most notably 1 Corinthians 13:4-8,13) or about the roles of the husband and the wife (taken from Ephesians 5:21-29), and about how … [Read more...] about The Sacredness of Christian Wedding Vows