Motherhood . Lifestyle . Relationships . Spirituality
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This space was created to tell my story as a mom, wife, daughter, sister & friend who decided to no longer conform to the world's expectations but instead chase after God's purpose for my life.
As an avid music lover (it will be apparent throughout this space), I'll uniquely intertwine some of my favorite songs and lyrics while sharing my life's journey in an attempt to help other women, young and old, ride this unpredictable wave, we call life.
LIFESTYLE | AUGUST 4
HAIR TODAY, HAIR TOMORROW
I distinctly remember the day I decided to grow my natural hair. My daughter Chanelle, who was about 6 or 7 at the time, had just come home from daycare in tears because someone was making fun of her natural curls while she was at school.
LIFESTYLE | FEBRUARY 7
FLOAT, FLOAT ON
So this weekend, I did a thing...
This year, I made a vow to be more intentional in scheduling self-care days. So when I saw an IG post about @soulexdc, I was intrigued. And when it came up again in my sister group chat I figured why not.
LIFESTYLE | DECEMBER 24
'TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS
As a higher education professional, nothing screams REST like Winter Break. A week and a half of out of office responses, catching up on our personal to-do lists, and most importantly, family time and rest.
To all mothers in every circumstance, including those who struggle - and all will - I say "be peaceful, believe in God and yourself. You are doing better than you think you are."
Sometimes the bravest and most important thing you can do is just show up.
A happy marriage is about three things: memories of togetherness, forgiveness of mistakes and a promise to never give up on each other.
God is within her, she will not fail.
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Quarantine & Chill
LIFESTYLE | APRIL 7
I've definitely taken some time to process our new normal as a result of the current COVID-19 crisis. I honestly checked out for the first couple of weeks because of the uncertainty of what was next was starting to trigger my anxiety...
Eye of the Tiger...
LIFESTYLE | MARCH 30
As a mom, wife, full-employee, I feel like I never have enough time in the day. For the last 8-9 years, I haven’t been happy with my weight but I always found excuses not to lose it. I would have moments where I felt inspired...
MOTHERHOOD | FEBRUARY 22
Yes, I'm A Mom, But...
Alicia tried to play us all!! Let’s be honest. We all have days when we want to hang up our capes and take that S and maybe throw it in the laundry hamper and not the trash because we know we’ll need it again....