It's August! It's my birthday month! And I'm excited about it! I used to dread celebrating my birthday. It always made me sad for a combination of reasons that had nothing to do with getting older. It was supposed to be a fun day, but it was the opposite. During my teen years, there was … Continue reading I Used to Dread My Birthday!
There comes a time in life when we decide to be happy regardless of how things turned out. I'm not talking about toxic positivity or pretending that things don't still hurt. I'm talking about focusing on things that we can control. I remember hearing Steve Harvey talk about how he was able to change his … Continue reading Today, I Choose Joy
Everything happens for a reason. You should be happy. Stay positive.Things could always be worse. Look on the brighter side.Failure is not an option. You should be happy for them. Your dreams should scare you. God never gives you more than you can handle. Just don't think about it, and it will happen. You've heard the statements. And, like me, you've probably … Continue reading Toxic Positivity: Why We Should Stop Saying Everything Happens For a Reason.
Does anyone else feel they need a reset, a redo, a restart to 2022? It has been a rough start for many people I know and myself. I had goals and new habits I was supposed to implement on January 1st, but the unexpected happened. I have to admit I've been procrastinating too. We are … Continue reading Let’s Try This Again: Happy New Year!
A friend of mine posted a video that changed my view about this quote. I know you've heard the saying, "Jack of all trades, master of none….." Someone may have used it to shame you. If so, please keep reading till the end. It will be worth it. Over the years, I've allowed certain people … Continue reading The Jack of Trades Dilemma