I've been such an emotional reck these past couple days, I found myself crying uncontrollably before I went to bed last night, I was so upset because I had gotten into an argument with one of my sisters. When I had gotten up this morning, I was still carrying the anger from the past few days. While cleaning out my closet I found my copy of Ekhart Tollle's A New Earth,I sat down and began flipping through the pages and I began reading the passages I had highlighted that dealt with the pain…Continue
My daughter has been the greatest gift that God has blessed me with, I love waking up to that gorgeous little face smiling at me. As a new mother (my daughter is 3 months old) it seems like I'm always worrying about the choices I make as a parent and how they will effect my daughter; it doesn't help when my mother and sisters(who both don't have children) feel the constant need to criticize my decisions as a parent. I love my family and the fact that they want to help,but I seriously…Continue
" There is no such thing as failure. Failure is just life trying to move us in another direction."
My biggest fear has always been failure...it has always held me back from living up to my full potential and I've watched many oppurtunities pass me by because of it. I had an aha moment when I heard the above quote from Oprah Winfrey during an interview with Andy Cohen. It made me realize that I shouldn't view failure as something negative and to look at it…Continue