Why Now…

Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. This is the first post on my new blog. I’m just getting this new blog going, so stay tuned for more. Subscribe below to get notified when I post new updates.

Souping it!

I was hungry.Started a recipe.Didn’t have all the ingredients.Was NOT and did NOT go to the store.Created my own concoction; used what I had.Added extra to the crock pot, worked and went about my day.Y’all that was the best soup ever! I ate two bowls!!!! (True story…. just ate my soap, haven’t even washed my…

Grandma Grief

No one teaches you how to grieve and chances are you won’t know how you respond to grief until you have lost a loved one. August 5th would have been my grandmother’s birthday and two days prior I started painting things around my house. I do recognize that most of the rooms painted in my…

More Thoughts on Vision

Yesterday I worked then spent the afternoon working on an outdoor project. After, I was tired, hot, smelly AND hungry! Have you ever been so tired you just lay on the floor and breathe? Well… that’s all I could bring myself to do. All the rooms in my house have ceiling fans and have been…

20/20 Vision

You don’t know you don’t know, until you know. For years I was probably needed something to correct my vision, but I didn’t know, because I only knew what I saw. I didn’t know I didn’t know, until I knew. I have always set in the front row or very close to the front row…

Unrest II

   I am: A Follower of Christ Black An American A Woman From the South The Daughter of a Police Officer An Educator A Mental Health provider I was triggered knowing that my Dad was asked to go to work on his day off to assist with protest. I was triggered because I am… an…

Free Your Mind

⁃ Will I be back in time for church? ⁃ I don’t have on my watch. ⁃ Woooo… if I get tired I would be able to stop. ⁃ This park is pretty close when you’re riding your bike. ⁃ I wonder who lives there. ⁃ I wonder what they did for a living. ⁃…

Now what… The run is over.

Today many ran. So today I did ran/walked/jogged as well. I ran initially to run in solidarity with Ahmaud, but as I walked I begin to think… random thoughts… ⁃ I like that landscape ⁃ I want my Dad to run this trail with me the next time he’s in town ⁃ This wind feels…

Facebook Cousins

Over the weekend I met a few of my cousins for lunch. Two of us drove and met two other cousins halfway between our hometown. Our goal was to catch up, laugh and talk and gain updates regarding what’s going on in each other’s lives. I’m totally grateful that I have a group of women…

Transparent Thursday- Rocky Faith

Okay… have you ever known God is able and capable but somewhat fearful if the, “What if he doesn’t?” If you’re fearful of the what if he doesn’t is that doubt? But you’re not doubting that He can you just don’t know if He will for you…. Understanding the sovereignty of God, He can if…