My Favorite Things

My Favorite Things

It’s the holiday season and that time of year where Oprah selects her favorite things as a holiday gift guide. You can see the list HERE. As her unknown beloved daughter, I was inspired to create and share my favorite things. Not only because I adore Oprah, one day I will be telling her my [...]

7 Ways To Celebrate World Gratitude Day

7 Ways To Celebrate World Gratitude Day

If the only only payer you said was THANK YOU, that would suffice. ~Unknown I always love to learn new things and I found out September 21 is World Gratitude Day. Gratitude Day was first celebrated in 1965 and is recognized each year as a day to show appreciation for all things in life big [...]

Promise Yourself- The Hidden Secret to Life

Promise Yourself- The Hidden Secret to Life

A promise is a declaration that you will do a something or a something will happen. It’s your word. And your word should always be your bond. Often, you make promises to people and people make promises to you.  One should never make a promise that they can’t keep. However, often people break promises that’s [...]

HATER BY MAYA ANGELOU

HATER BY MAYA ANGELOU

HaterA person that simply cannot be happy for another person's success. So rather than be happy they make a point of exposing a flaw in that person. ~Definition courtesy urban dictionary I have been feeling the spirit of Dr. Maya Angelou, this week so I thought I would share one of her poems about dealing [...]

When People Show You Who They Are Believe Them

When People Show You Who They Are Believe Them

This was a life pearl given by Dr. Maya Angelou to Oprah Winfrey. According to Huff post.com, Oprah then remembers that Dr. Angelou asked her, “ My dear, why must you be shown 29 times before you can see who they really are? Why can’t you get it the first time? Maya Angelou and Oprah [...]

Friday Spotlight~My Favorite Barista

Friday Spotlight~My Favorite Barista

Anyone who knows me know that I am a coffee lover. Starbucks is my favorite place to get my coffee, until I can get my own coffee shop. This post isn’t about my love for coffee, it’s about my sincere appreciation for my favorite Barista. I have been going to the same Starbucks for over [...]

Are you a Virtuous Human Being?

Are you a Virtuous Human Being?

I have been wanting to write about being a virtuous woman since Sunday, but writers block kicked in. And honestly that’s something I never get because writing to me is just about thoughts and I always have thoughts. My thoughts have thoughts. An epiphany occurred, that my post shouldn’t be gender specific. It should focus [...]