The Pressure to Pursue 

Lately I've had conflicting thoughts concerning my pursuits. Sometimes I feel like I need to make every attempt and exhaust every resource I have to reach my dreams. Following those thoughts are usually ones that consist of me not pursuing anything that gains me notoriety, but rather achieving personal goals that lead me to being... Continue Reading →

Life: The Not So Great Balancing Act 

What I've learned in my 31 years is life can leave you overwhelmed and stressed if you don't have balance. I commend those people who've got it figured out, those multitaskers who succeed in every challenge. For the rest of us, how do we manage?!  Unfortunately, though I've discovered that I can only truly be... Continue Reading →

Don’t Let It Consume You 

The hardest part about being me  is dealing with anger.  I become very entitled when I'm wronged or when I perceive that I have been wronged. I suppress anger and tears flow, then I become depressed.  It can be crippling at times.  I feel like I waste so much energy over things I can't control;... Continue Reading →

Release your Hostages Now – It’s Time 

Tonight I want to encourage you to do something that may pose as extremely difficult, but will be beneficial to the next chapter in your life: Release your hostages. Release your hostages!  What I'm really saying is you need to forgive and move on.  You're probably thinking to yourself, "Who exactly am I holding hostage??"... Continue Reading →

The New Is Here!

I feel alright tonight! For the first time in a long time, I am in a place of contentment.  There are so many exciting things happening in my life and I am finally walking out my God given purpose.  About 3 weeks ago, I accepted another hat, Youth Pastor. Me and my husband share this... Continue Reading →

You’re not invited, it’s all yourNobody’s fault   Today’s entry is very personal to me as I am still dealing with this issue in my personal life.  I hate to admit it, but as amazing as my closest friends are, I sometimes deal with the feeling of being merely tolerated-just being invited to appease me.... Continue Reading →

We’re Better Together

Sunday evening while my husband and I were folding clothes, he became offended by something I was doing; as he folded an article of clothing and placed it in my reach, I picked it up and re-folded it! He became really offended by this! LOL!! With my actions, he interpreted that the way he was... Continue Reading →

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