Amazon Home Office Essentials

Hey everyone! With the exception of going into the office once a week for a few hours, I have been teleworking full-time from home for the past two years. Teleworking (mostly) full-time from home was really needed for my mental and physical health. Before Covid, I would wake up at 4:30a get to work by […]

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Meet My Puppy

Hello everyone! If you’re new to my blog, I started this blog for two general reasons: 1) to process my thoughts/experiences of becoming an adult, and 2) to share what I have learned through different “adulting” experiences. I like to share my experiences with the world in hopes that it will resonate and help someone […]

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3 things 2020 gave me

Hello everyone! I cannot believe it’s already December 31st. I feel like I say this every year, but this year has definitely gone by much faster due to being in quarantine. Typically in my last post of the year, I talk about my word for the year and share pictures that highlighted my year. Since […]

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the sun does shine: a review

The Sun Does Shine was an eloquently written memoir by Anthony Ray Hinton, who was wrongly convicted and lived on death row for 28 years. Although his story is not rare, it does show how faith in God and people fighting for you, can make a difference. And his story shows how God can use any and everything for our good and His glory. Continue reading to see what else I found resonating with his story.

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Faith in frustration

Hello everyone! Earlier this week, I wrote a post about my experience as a Black woman in America; which actually stemmed from a conversation I had with a church friend. In the past week, I have had so many friends reach out to me who: were curious about my experience, wanted to educate themselves about […]

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Mentally recovering after a surgery

Happy Wednesday everyone! If you are reading this post, it’s because you (or someone you know) has gone through surgery, is set to have surgery…or are a loyal follower/family member lol Whatever your reason, I thought I would share ways to recover mentally, while you are recovering physically from a surgery. In my short 28 […]

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Happy (belated) New Year!

Hello everyone!!!! How has your year been so far? Normally at the end of each year, I do a post reflecting on that past year and what my word is for the next year. Unfortunately, that did not happen in time due to life, so I am doing it now. As a summary, in 2018, […]

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Things People Don’t Tell You About Paying Off Debt

I was thinking about my debt-free journey today, and God revealed to me many misconceptions I had about this journey. I thought it would be easy to pay off, that it would take one year to pay off, and that I would be happier or [insert adjective] when I finally got out of debt. And while I’m only a third of the way to financial freedom, I thought I’d share some things people don’t tell you when paying off debt. I hope you enjoy.

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