Sun Kissed

Hey, Ya’ll! Get outside today and enjoy the beauty of it. 🍁🍂☀️. Sun Kissed The warmth of your touch Holds me hostage I beam in your glow Comforted by your radiance My body is consumed Resting in your heat I close my eyes and exhale. 𝚂𝚘𝚖𝚎𝚝𝚒𝚖𝚎𝚜 𝚜𝚙𝚎𝚗𝚍𝚒𝚗𝚐 𝚝𝚒𝚖𝚎 𝚊𝚕𝚘𝚗𝚎 𝚑𝚎𝚕𝚙𝚜 𝚞𝚜 𝚊𝚙𝚙𝚛𝚎𝚒𝚌𝚊𝚝𝚎 𝚕𝚒𝚏𝚎 𝚊 𝚕𝚒𝚝𝚝𝚕𝚎 … Continue reading Sun Kissed

Help Along The Way

Hey, Ya’ll! Have you ever taken the time to look at a person, I mean really see them for who they are? Oftentimes, we’re too self-absorbed in our own lives that we miss out on all the greatness surrounding us. Some of our neighbors (friends, strangers, etc.) may have the clue, the answer, and/or the … Continue reading Help Along The Way

Plants and Wine

Hey, Y’all! Yesterday, my daughter and I decided to spend our quality time this week repotting Nelson and Yemaya—our two house plants. Nelson before We've had Nelson for more than five years and this is our first time repotting him. Don’t fuss. I know! Why did I name him Nelson? Because my favorite singer is … Continue reading Plants and Wine

Saving Space for Yourself

Hey, Ya’ll! Today, I want to share something important with you. We always overlook ourselves due to life’s constant pull on us, losing our sanity in the process. Not only do we hurt ourselves by getting sucked into this vicious cycle, but we also lose people we love and care about. We have to learn … Continue reading Saving Space for Yourself

Sometimes In Order to Move Forward, We Have to Look Back.

Hey, Ya’ll! Have you ever stopped to think about how far your life has come? I mean, truly sat down and replayed all the things you've been through and overcome. If not, you should. Why one might ask? The answer is simple. Reflection brings appreciation. When we can look back and reflect on experiences from … Continue reading Sometimes In Order to Move Forward, We Have to Look Back.

What’s Your Happy Place?

Hey, Ya’ll! What makes you happy? What makes you smile? What makes you laugh? We all need a happy place whether it's near or far. A place to inspire us. A place to ground us. A place we can relax, do nothing, yet, push us to be our best self. We need a place to … Continue reading What’s Your Happy Place?

Winning Season

Hey, Ya’ll! Here's a little something to ponder as Spring approaches. There is more light out to get things done after work. No more excuses! Spend time outdoors. Take a walk around the park or your neighborhood. Hang out with your family and friends. Do things that make you happy. Stay focused. Stay consistent. Stay … Continue reading Winning Season

What’s Your Blueprint?

Hey, Ya'll! It's already the third day of the new year. Time to get back to work! What goals are you setting out to accomplish this year? Are they realistic? Most people set unattainable resolutions trying to impress others when that shouldn't even be a factor. Stop trying to impress people, especially those who don't … Continue reading What’s Your Blueprint?

We Made It!!

Hey, Ya’ll! If you're reading this post, you are blessed. We made it through another year and are just getting starting with a new one. 2019 is going to be fun, ya'll. This year, I'm dedicating Wednesdays to poetry. It is after all how I begin my writing journey. I was inspired to write this … Continue reading We Made It!!

Happy Holidays!!

Hey, Ya'll! Only six days until Christmas and 13 days until A new year, my birthday! Chapter 40 is coming to an end. It has been a great ride--one I'll never forget. I look toward to Chapter 41 and all it brings. I sense that it'll be grand! What are you leaving in 2018? I'm … Continue reading Happy Holidays!!