Seeing Myself Through His Eyes

I remember being pregnant with my first child. Just like with any pregnancy, my body, mind and emotions went through many changes over the course of a few months. I never quite felt like myself but more than...

Selfish Courage

When I think of courage, a few key things usually pop into my mind: Joshua 1:9, facing my fears, standing up for what I believe in. You know, the standard things you learn growing up. But are there other types...

Sorry Not Sorry

Although I should know better by now, I cannot help but to feel as if I am doing this thing called life all wrong. It seems as if everyone has an opinion on what it means to be a good woman who is deemed...

Show Me The Way

I wish I could say I will miss 2016, but it was a living hell both personally and internationally in my humble opinion. I look in the mirror and I see someone different from last year. There is a woman who has...

My Own Identity

I am a twin. I was born with my sister, my best friend, my soul mate. There’s something indescribable about twins. People are fascinated by them. The relationship between each other is insurmountable, and...

Don’t Judge Me

Sweating palms, racing heart, rising anxiety. We’ve all been there: the dreaded first impression. Whether it be the occasion of a date, meeting a new person, or starting your first day at a new job, the task of...

My Family, The Phoenix

My family has lost everything not once, but twice. The first time I was thirteen and I remember the day we vacated my childhood home the way you remember the first time your heart gets broken, the scar deep and forever...

Finding My Enoughness

“I hope that one day I find a passion I can turn into a career as you have.” I read the comment on my blog and felt flattered and anxious at the same time. I immediately began to focus on everything that was...

7 Reasons Why I Need Coffee

Let’s talk about why I need coffee every day of my life. God bless those of you who don’t need any help from the sweet nectar of the gods because you can wake up chipper as hell as soon as you open your eyes. As for...