Cook with Me: Tuna & Asparagus

Good Morning, I pray your morning is off to a good start, if not I pray that it gets there. During my 21 Days of Prayer and fasting, I gave up all meat except for seafood. I basically adopted a pescatarian diet with a few eggs. It really transformed my life, and I plan to […]

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Improving You This Year: The Roadmap to Planning a Successful Year

2019 is on the horizon, and if you are like me, you are happy and slightly anxious about what is in store. However, there are some who are sad and worried about the new year because 2018 was awesome. There is also the possibility that 2018 was horrible and you do not want another year […]

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Fatigue!

Alert: Transparent Moment Approaching (lol) Good Morning, I am back with another self-reflection post on the current state of my mind, body, and spirit, FATIGUE. Fatigue is defined as “extreme tiredness resulting from mental or physical exertion” (Oxford Dictionary). Y’all, I am exhausted. School, research, personal life, self-care, family, relationships, friends, and God included. I […]

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Back At It!

Hellllooooo!!! I hope your morning is off to a good start! I have been MIA for the whole month of February. It was not my plan. However, if you do not plan, you plan to fail. This was definitely the case for last month and the first part of this month. Have you felt that […]

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Enthusiasm

Enthusiasm. Life can be dreary at times. It seems like you are walking around in a fog daily. After a while, the fog is so consistent that you can’t recall how a clear day looks. I have experienced this before, and that may be the case for many others. It wasn’t until yesterday that I […]

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Gratefulness

Gratefulness. “For who do you know that really knows you, knows your heart? And even if they did, is there anything they would discover in you that you could take credit for? Isn’t everything you have and everything you are sheer gifts from God? So what’s the point of all this comparing and competing? You already have all you need. […]

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Decisiveness

Decisiveness. We make decisions daily — some easy to make and others difficult. I think one of the guiding forces of making our choices is the purpose behind it. Another is the consequences that come along with it. I could choose to take an unpaved back road to get somewhere quicker, but I run the […]

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Forgiveness

Forgiveness. Forgiving is one of those actions that you know is good for you, but hard to do. It’s like self-care. Actually, It is self-care. See unforgiveness only clouds our judgment, plants bitter roots in our heart, and drags down our spirit. Hebrews 12:15 states ” See to it that no one fails to obtain […]

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Wisdom

Wisdom. The definition of wisdom is “having experience, knowledge, and good judgment.” I don’t know about you, but that sounds like a characteristic I would love to have. Proverbs 9:10 explains that “the fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and the knowledge of the Holy One is insight.” The verse has given […]

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Determination

Determination. This word is actually on my goals’ list for this year. I want to remain determined to be consistent with God, praying, blogging, and school. It is also an excellent characteristic to review since this blog is late. I know I am not the only one who makes goals, some that are simple to […]

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