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How are you feeling now that we have made it six months into the pandemic? A lot of us went into this whole thing excited to break free from our obligations and commitments for a minute. In the beginning, we were concerned and unsure, but positive...

must admit, this has been a rough week! It has been full of multiple work deadlines, momma duties, and just the ordinary minutiae of life. Not only has my week been demanding, but I have also been having weird dreams. Check it! In one of the dreams,...

In the midst of chaos and long days, where my concept of a work-life balance continuously blurs the lines, my son has been struggling to understand when” mommy can play” and when “mommy can’t play.”  Pre-pandemic, it was easier to separate my family time and...

This pandemic came in like a wrecking ball and exposed significant gaps in every system and structure that is known to humankind. It has exposed gaps in our educational systems. It has exposed gaps in our economic systems It has even exposed gaps in technology. And not just...

Einstein suggests, "we cannot solve our problems with the same level of thinking that we used to create them." This holds true, especially during times of crisis. In fact, in a Minister Myles Munroe suggested that "experience is useless during a crisis." At first thought,...

While the idea of "outside" and January might seem like it was just yesterday, the reality is that the half-year mark has passed, and we're closer to the end of the year than we are to the beginning. The goals we had at the beginning...

As a black woman to a black husband and a black mother to a black son, I am not ok right now! In just the month of May, we have had to grieve the murders of: Ahmaud Arbery Breona Taylor and George Floyd and also watch the falsified police call...

As a black woman to a black husband and a black mother to a black son, I am not ok right now! In just the month of May, we have had to grieve the murders of: Ahmaud Arbery Breona Taylor and George Floyd and also watch the falsified police call...

This week has been quite a doozy for me. In between multiple work deliverables and late-night, catch-up sessions, I celebrated seven years of marriage and had a loved one to die. The tape that keeps replaying in my head is layered with thoughts about the fragility of...

I have been thinking about last week's letter, and how we talked about how the things that we consume, affect our faith. I was reminded of the magnificent story of Moses in a book I am reading (hello, audible!) and that got me to thinking...

Did you gain the #QUARANTINE15, yet? Or are you on your way? Since we are stressed and self-isolating, I wanted to talk a bit about your diet during this time. Please don’t run. Could you hear me out?...

Have you ever been in a hard season of life and someone told you, to “shake it off” or “it’s not that bad,” or possibly, “Girl, God’s got your back!”? And while that’s true, it probably wasn’t what you needed to hear right in that...

We all know the story of Easter. We know what amazing thing Jesus did for us. He died on the cross for our sins (so that we could live). He was buried and then rose again on the third day (so that we would have the power to...

You good? I’ve seen a lot of posts lately about grief and anxiety as we navigate the unknown. The grief of your old, busy lives. The worry and anxiety over sick loved ones, the balance of work and homeschool, and the loss of wages and experiences. I know...

Chileeeeee……….I went to the Sarah Jakes Roberts’ “ Refuse to Lose” Tour in New Orleans on Tuesday night and it was incredible! When Sarah spoke, she discussed the relationship between Mary and Elizabeth. The anchor scripture for the evening was ‭‭Luke‬ ‭1:39-45‬: “At that time Mary got ready...

When I was little girl, I grew up in a Baptist church and on Sunday mornings I would often hear the old deacons pray this prayer from the moaning/morning/mourning bench. “When I woke up early this morning, welllllllllll; I was clothed in my right mind, wellllllllllll; When I...