I had the pleasure of attending an amazing event this past Saturday hosted by Viiva Role Model Agency. As the main topic of the summit was Teen Dating and Domestic Violence, I performed a spoken word piece “Art of Survival”. I also was blessed to sit on a panel of other successful and intelligent young […]Read more "Sagging Pants, Stereotypes, and SELF-Respect"
Our relationship started as a fluke of sorts… after I stalked him for a little while… he took the bait… and we eventually decided to make it official. Not looking for anything, I’d often talk to my best friend Tiffany about how we’d be each other’s Valentine for the following February because we were both […]Read more "The Moment I Knew…"
“Therefore as the church is subject unto Christ, so let the wives be to their own husbands in everything. Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the church, and gave himself for it”. ~ Ephesians 5:24-25 It is not EASY to submit when society teaches us to be INDEPENDENT women… when we […]Read more "The POWER Of A Wife…"
I have always dreamed of writing my life story… I just never felt “successful” enough to complete the task. I mean, what would be the point in telling this dramatic tale, if the ending was that I’m still a work in progress? Typically, autobiographies should be used as a way to inspire— and unless you […]Read more "Story Of My Life…"
I decided to renew my vows this past weekend in celebration of our 5 year wedding anniversary… …&& my husband had NO idea. We both decided we wanted this anniversary to be a special one. Making it to the 5 YEAR mark was a journey in and of itself. We planned the perfect escape to […]Read more "I Did, I Do, & I Will Forever♥"
While speaking with a gentleman this afternoon at my hotel job, he mentioned he and his wife were coming to Miami to celebrate 25 years of marriage. Pause. Yes, let that soak in. TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OF MARRIAGE♥ So, after congratulating him, I expressed how they should go ALL OUT because that is a very momentous […]Read more "Sometimes I Love My Job…"
I never knew how blessed I was until I was old enough to understand the sacrifices that were made to ensure I had a good life. My parents weren’t “present” but they bestowed upon me a gift I am truly most thankful for. My grandmother has sacrificed so much to make sure my sisters and […]Read more "Happy Birthday To My Inspiration, LULA ROBERTS!"