His Plans Are Better

His Plans Are Better

Sure, being intentional about our goals and aspirations is so very important but God has reminded me, especially recently, that He indeed has a plan for my life. I can choose to be resilient and prayerful and trusting of Him or I can be pessimistic, angry, and just negative. The later of two certainly would never lead to clarity or patience………

Nashville Stay at HOTELette

Nashville Stay at HOTELette

Back in July, I traveled to Nashville for the very first time with the She Inspires Team. When you travel with an interior decorator, you kind of already know you're going to stay somewhere fabulous. Nycia picked the perfect spot, HOTELette Nashville curated by Allison Crawford. Tucked away in East Nashville, it was the perfect place to hang …………

Take Me Back to Cape Town: Travel Blog

Take Me Back to Cape Town: Travel Blog

I have fallen in love with Cape Town. The spirit and resilience of the people, the culture, and the political and racial challenges still present today are all things that resonated with me and have given me much to ponder over. The friendships I made on this trip were certainly the icing on the cake. To meet women from all over and share memories.........

Devotion, Distractions, & Discipline

Devotion, Distractions, & Discipline

No matter how hectic life gets we have to find time to hear His voice. The difficulty comes when life becomes so overwhelming that spending quality time with God is minimized to calling on Him only when we need something or waiting on a convenient time that never seems to come. I have these moments when I know I could be reading my bible but I .......

Delayed But Not Denied

Delayed But Not Denied

Imagine praying and believing that your next big break is coming, only to receive a big fat NO.

This was my reality on last week. I had been waiting with expectancy for that call that would really be the change I need career wise but it didn’t happen. I literally felt heartbroken and all my faith seemed to go out the window. I can tell you that right now I desperately desire to move on and do something new but here it is I’m in a place that is all too familiar. I feel trapped, almost like I’m in cruise control.

Purpose Driven - Publishing My First Book

Purpose Driven - Publishing My First Book

I didn't start off 2015 thinking that this indeed would be the year when my dream of becoming an author would come to reality. I spent so many years focused on things that brought me temporary happiness that I just didn't have the focus needed to be a successful author. It wasn't until I removed people and things that only served as distractions from my life, that I began to see things from a new perspective. Let's just say the process of accepting hard/ugly truths about myself was not fun but very necessary for personal growth.