I know what you did after you read this title.... You clicked on your YouTube app, typed this in and blasted this song as you sang along to its catchy lyrics. Hero...that's a powerful word! Did you ever look up the definition of hero? The verbiage is strong, y'all! The definition uses words like "noble" … Continue reading Why Am I Holding Out For A Hero?
Perfection is literally a beast! It's a word many of us battle on a daily basis, but most importantly, it's a trap. I'd compare perfection to an endless jog on a hamster wheel. There's no projection or acceleration- just exhaustion, sweat and most likely tears. I have spent so many days (and nights) of my … Continue reading I Am Perfectly Imperfect
To say I had the time of my life in Waco is an understatement. For those that know me, the Gaines' family has inspired me in more ways than one and "all things Magnolia" has been on my bucket list for quite some time. What was the best part of my trip? Experiencing it with … Continue reading My Guide to All Things Magnolia And The Ultimate Waco Experience
Being a mom is a hard job, period. I'm not even a mom and I can tell you while growing up, I watched my mom day and night live every single moment of her life for me. A beautiful transition takes place when a woman becomes a mother. It's hard for me to grasp the … Continue reading To My Mom, Thank You For Being My Constant
From the moment I met Andréa, many, many years ago, we were tiny tots just tapping our way across the dance stage. Little did I know, the quiet girl with the brown bob was going to play such a pivotal role in my life. Every girl wishes for a best friend. We pray that the … Continue reading To My Best Friend, You Are My Saving Grace
I hear you, kid. Every way you turn is a road block, disappointment or test and you're feeling overwhelmed. Don't confuse the feeling of being overwhelmed with failure. Stress is flooding your life and you feel that each test put in front of you is designed to your disadvantage. You were born with the strength … Continue reading A Letter To Myself For The Moments When I Feel I Am Failing
There's no denying that my love for my grandmother is strong. What some may not know is why she is so incredibly special to me. For an obvious reason, she is my grandmother and that alone would be reason to love her, but my love for my grandma runs much deeper. I grew up right … Continue reading To My Grandma, You Are My Everything