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  • Why You Should Worship Wherever, Whenever

    For those that follow me online know how much the Long Island Railroad makes my blood boil—for many reasons. Every morning I mentally prepare for my hour-long commute to NYC because I never know what to expect. Some mornings I listen to my favorite industry podcast, The Breakfast Club or the Steve Harvey Morning Show—pretty funny stuff. However, there have been mornings where I ...
  • Lord, Help Me to Hold my Tongue

    Have you ever said something you wish you could take back? Maybe you were upset with your spouse. Maybe your co-worker said something to bother you. Or something didn’t go as planned and you lost it and said something you don’t mean, something that hurt the person on the receiving end—something God wasn’t pleased with. I have a said a handful of things over ...
  • The Frightening Truth Behind Being a Church Girl!

    Self-care is not only about getting 8 hours of sleep and eating healthy. Self-care can also be about telling the ugly truth we pretend doesn’t exist. Here is my truth! I’ve been called a “church girl” my entire life. I was groomed to be a “church girl.” You know the ones that wear the holier than thou ankle length denim skirts and clip-on earrings ...
  • Abbey Garner

    ByGood Coffee

    This quaint Black-Owned coffee shop is nestled inside an Oceanside plaza, but can’t be missed! We recently had a chance to catch up with Abbey Garner, Co-Owner of ByGood Coffee in Oceanside and we are so happy we did! ByGood Coffee was founded by two determined parents who are very knowledgeable about coffee and wanted to bring awareness to an appreciation of specialty coffees and teas ...
  • The Ultimate Thanksgiving Day Playlist (Soulful Edition)

    These soulful tunes will surely bring the family together this Thanksgiving. 1. Bob Marley – Exodus 2. Sister Sledge – We Are Family 3. Al Green – Love and Happiness 4. R. Kelly – Step In The Name of Love 5. Frankie Beverly & Maze – Before I Let I go 6. Earth, Wind & Fire – September 7. Patrice Rushen – Forget Me ...
  • Tips to Get Through Thanksgiving Gracefully and Gratefully

    It’s the time of year when family members—who you may not see much during the year—come together to celebrate the holidays. This gathering is the marquee event of the year where many people look forward to the holiday with a mix of pleasure and worry about how they will get along. Based on my experience, I think I have what I believe might be ...
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