Not quite two decades ago, I learned I was pregnant with our first child. One of my favorite things about being pregnant was the first trimester, when no one except me, my husband and God knew about the pregnancy. It was a miraculous secret we all shared that would slowly be revealed in time. In … [Read more...] about You’re Already Chosen
As we countdown to the 5th Annual You Are Stronger Than You Think Women’s Conference, we’re kicking off our Meet the Mentor series. The Meet the Mentor series is your introduction to our event’s speaker-mentors. This month I’ll be releasing 2 episodes a week, on Tues & Thurs. 6 different … [Read more...] about Surrendering our best plans for God’s greater purpose with Brandice Daniel
Editor's Note: For the month of August (2017) I partnered with my friend, La'Vista Jones, for a weekly happy half hour where we discussed the importance and the benefits of self care. We had intended for the culmination of those weekly chats to be a self care workshop in the month of September … [Read more...] about A Happy Plan for A Happy Life!
I've noticed there is a question that inevitably comes up whenever a group of women are talking about life and roles and responsibilities in marriage. The question can be asked in different ways, but it basically comes down to this: How can I squeeze time with God into my already busy life? Sure … [Read more...] about When your busy life is distracting you from your hungry soul
I originally wrote this post last week prior to the election, but never posted it. It seems even more relevant this week. The trigger for this particular post is that a week or so ago, a well known Christian author and speaker confirmed her views on same sex marriage in an online magazine. In … [Read more...] about The Question of the Hour: Who Do You Say He Is?
We made it through week 1! I'm proud to still be going strong. It's week 2, Day 1 of the #make1change challenge. As I mentioned in yesterday's post, Live Your Values, there is no finish line in healthy living. To help with the anxiety I feel from past failed attempts at reaching my goals, I … [Read more...] about #Make1Change Challenge: Milestones and Rewards
When you have a full life of responsibilities and commitments, one of the best ways to bring a sense of calm and order is to simplify. For the #make1change challenge on the blog and in my personal life our focus is on nutrition. As I stated in Day 2 where I talk about my motivation, I plan to use … [Read more...] about #Make1Change Challenge: Keep It Simple
“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes … [Read more...] about “It’s not the critic who counts…”
Growing up, February was always one of my favorite months, because of Black History Month and Valentine's day. If month's had a theme, I would say Feburary's theme is LOVE - self love and loving others. In keeping with the love theme here on the blog and in my podcast I'm declaring Feburary - … [Read more...] about What I’m learning about self care and why it needs to be a priority