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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 …………

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 .......

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. 

Dear Dreamer - Farewell 2015

Dear Dreamer - Farewell 2015

I couldn’t think of a better way to end a year of blogging than to write a letter of you. We may have never met in real life but I’m pretty sure we have some things in common, from moments of feeling immense joy to seasons of feeling completely lost. There’s this tendency to feel like no one understands our pain or our frustrations in life, but really, if we peeled the layers of pride away, we would all learn that we indeed share more than we realize. So, before I go any further, I want to remind you that you aren’t alone.