When you’re alive, you wake up. God grants you a brand new day. The air hasn’t left your lungs, and somehow, someway, you’re here. When you’re alive, you’re introduced to different walks of life and different cultures. Simply put — you’re surrounded by various groups of people. When you’re alive, you are blessed because you're … Continue reading Are You Alive Or Are You Living?
Spring is just beyond the horizon, and I'm sincerely thankful for it. I don't know about you, but I'm over the cold weather. Once the holidays ended, I was ready to kiss the cold goodbye. But now that spring is on the cusp of arriving, the first thing on my agenda is spring cleaning. And … Continue reading Spring Clean With Me: Wardrobe Edition
Today I'm going to show you one of my staple recipes, and no, it's not another wing recipe. Although, I wouldn't be mad about that. Anyways, let's get back to the recipe at hand. There are so many oven-roasted chicken recipes out there, but I think I've perfected this one into a lick-your-fingers-when-you're-finished dish. Or … Continue reading Tried and True Recipe #4: Oven-Roasted Lemon Pepper Chicken
Love. It’s a four letter word filled with so much meaning. It’s all we hope and dream of having with a special someone. And as Valentine’s Day approaches, it’s what we find ourselves thinking about more often than not. Though, the media has this warped view of love. They portray it as roses, chocolates, flowers … Continue reading He Loves You
The Daniel Fast derives from Daniel the prophet. In the Bible, the first chapter of Daniel recounts Daniel refusing to eat King Nebuchadnezzar’s royal diet so that he would not defile himself before God. He could have been thinking of Proverbs 23 or Leviticus 11:4-20. Regardless, he knew that the food would be displeasing to … Continue reading I Fasted Like Daniel
When a new year begins, the common question you’ll hear is, “What are your New Year's resolutions?” or “What are you excited for or expect to happen in the new year?” There are some that are fully determined to write a list and to check that list multiple times to make sure it perfectly meets … Continue reading Give New Year’s Resolutions A New Meaning
They say that when an animal gets ready to attack, it gets in a sort of defensive mode. It essentially creates a powerful pose with enough energy to overturn its prey. If you’ve ever met a goose, you know just what that pose looks like. To be frank, geese don’t play. Even if you aren’t … Continue reading What’s The Power In The Power Pose
Happy Birthday, Jesus! Because of you I have eternal life. Because of you I am free from the bondage of my insecurities and doubts. You are the reason that I believe in love. You are the perfect example of what true love is. You sacrificed your life so that I could live mine. The creator … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Jesus!
It's true what they say. There's no place like home. Dorothy was right. But it's not just a brick house that we long for during the holidays. It's someone to come home to, whether that's family, friends or a person you've grown close to and desire to spend more time with.Home can be a trip to … Continue reading There’s No Place Like Home For The Holidays
I’ve been really into velvet lately. The trend has definitely appealed to me, especially in terms of the holidays. So when I found this red velvet shirt on sale at Target, I knew what I would be wearing for Christmas. I’ve also been eyeing a royal blue velvet dress, but the jury’s still out on … Continue reading One Shirt, Three Outfits: Holiday Edition