Month: January 2015

God’s Grace

Last Sunday morning when I awoke from my slumber, I lingered a few minutes longer to just thank God for His grace and mercy. I thought about how I am growing in my walk with the Lord. I love that I am increasing able to see His work in my life. I am getting better at recognizing situations where I have no control and … Read More God’s Grace

Weekend Project: Revive your closet.

A clean and organized closet is an essential part of dressing for success. There is nothing like on a Monday morning trying to figure what your wearing and you cannot find anything, simply because your closet is not organized. This weekend, let’s get it in order. First, make sure you have the needs supplies, i.e. hangers, storage solutions for scarves, gloves, jewelry, etc. When … Read More Weekend Project: Revive your closet.

Thank you, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Thank you Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and host of others, who have sacrificed their blood, sweat, and tears for the freedoms that I enjoy today. In the fight for equality, you modeled yourselves after Jesus Christ using love, hope, peace, and forgiveness as your weapons for battle. “Blessed are the peacemakers for they will be called sons of God.” (Matthew 5:9, NIV) A … Read More Thank you, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Weekend Project: Serenity Space

Every woman needs a place in their home where they can take some time to re-center and recharge. It does not take a lot of space nor does it take a lot of money. I have created Serenity Spaces in a number of areas in my home. One of my favorites is in a corner of my bedroom, my personal nail salon. I love … Read More Weekend Project: Serenity Space

Weekend in the City

Need a quick get-away? Try a staycation with your family. Every year near the end of the summer, I plan a short get-away weekend with the family. My favorite staycation, thus far, has been in downtown Dallas, Texas. I reserved a room at one the tallest hotels in Dallas, the Sheraton. When we arrived for check-in, I requested the room closest to the top … Read More Weekend in the City

Weekend Project

“You can take the girl out of New Orleans. But, you cannot take New Orleans out of the girl.” These statements are definitely true of me. I am sure that many of you can replace New Orleans with your home town. In honor of the city that I love, I created a street name poster. I admit the idea was inspired by art pieces that … Read More Weekend Project

Dream Living

Have you ever considered living in another city, state, or country? Whether you want to make it a reality or just curious, looking at real estate listings on-line is a great way to view various types of properties here in the States and abroad. One of my dreams include owning a beautiful apartment in Paris, France. Perhaps when I retire, I can make that dream … Read More Dream Living