faith, Uncategorized

2018 Word of the Year: HOPE

It amuses me that I’m about to write about hope and I’m not feeling very hopeful at this moment. About 3 hours prior to crossing over to the new year I had this burst of anxiety and I haven’t been able to shake it. I’m anxious about 2018  bringing more pain with it. This is […]

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lifestyle, Uncategorized

Selah 2017: The wrap up

In January I shared my word for the year of 2017 in THIS post. You can read all about it by clicking the link. I chose the word SELAH- pause and praise because that time in my life felt very chaotic and messy. I was doing too much and wanting too much and I wasn’t […]

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books, Uncategorized

Stay with Me by Ayobami Adebayo book review

Synopsis Yejide and Akin have been married since they met and fell in love at university. Though many expected Akin to take several wives, he and Yejide have always agreed: polygamy is not for them. But four years into their marriage–after consulting fertility doctors and healers, trying strange teas and unlikely cures–Yejide is still not […]

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lifestyle, Uncategorized

5 things I learned in 2017

I learned to equip myself before disaster happens. We hear people say, “you don’t know how you’d react in this situation until it happens.” Which is true, but I learned that it is important to know how you will react to something before it happens and prepare yourself for it. It is easier for us […]

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lifestyle, Uncategorized

Life lately: December 2017

What? It is December already? I am not complaining at all. I want 2017 to be over already. I thought 2015 and 2016 were tough but boy was I wrong. haha The last time I wrote one of these was towards the end of October, so I guess I’m going to chat about life since […]

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musings, Uncategorized

On Libya

disclaimer: this is response is based on my very limited knowledge about Libya, the slavery crisis, Gaddafi, and the lack of a stable government in Libya. I haven’t studied this topic I’m just sharing my opinion. This isn’t new There have been talks about Libyans mistreating black Africans for a while now. I first heard […]

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lifestyle, Uncategorized

Gratitude Mondays 

So I’m learning this thing about gratitude and praise, and since Mondays are the hardest, I think I’m going to practice writing them here. So every Monday, I will share 5 things that I am grateful for from the previous week… On Sunday, I finally got to pray for someone. I was so afraid because […]

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