Honoring Mom

Honoring Mom

Today is my deceased mother’s birthday. My mother grew up in rural, segregated Greenville, Alabama. She had to pick cotton as a child and plow fields like a mule. They were dirt poor farmers. She marched with Martin Luther King Jr. and was sprayed by water hoses by...
Look at The Bright Side

Look at The Bright Side

As of April 28, 2020, at 5:49 pm, 925,988 of people in the USA (94% of those infected) have survived COVID 19. What an amazing blessing! I have been asking myself what if we only focused on celebrating the survivors. If the Law of Attraction is real then whatever you...
Take the ‘Hard” out of Hardship

Take the ‘Hard” out of Hardship

I pray that you are all safe and full of hope. As I shared in my recent Cappuccino Conversations with Crystal, I applied for a 3-month loan deferment for a mortgage on my rental property because my tenants lost their service industry jobs due to COVID19. The online...
Just Breathe!

Just Breathe!

Just yesterday I went to the park near my house and watched a soccer game from a distance. Children were playing on the playground, all of the tennis courts were full, and there was a group on the side of the field in a workout boot camp of sorts. If I hadn’t just...
Have You Heard The Call?

Have You Heard The Call?

As a mom of three adult children, I’m constantly reminded that it’s not my will, but God’s will be done in their lives.  As a parent, my primary goal was to raise good and productive human beings, who could one day leave our home and sustain themselves.  Of course, my...