One thing that has plagued me for years, is my fear of public speaking. I’ve never been as fearless as I would love to be. I literally cringe at the thought of speaking to anyone I don’t know in a public setting. And don’t get me started on getting in front of the camera. Which […]

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Become Fearless // Tips to Go After Your Goals

To the Seasoned Mom, ….Please stop judging the first time mom on the gadgets she buys to make life a little easier, or how she lacks experience in swaddling her baby or being able to rock her baby right to sleep. … Please stop judging the first time mom on not having time to “fix […]

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MY OPEN LETTER TO MOMS

After I had Jaden, I shared with you all how I experienced a little depression (which you can read about here). Once I had him, I felt like my world came to a complete halt. As I sat on maternity leave watching the world continue to move without me, I felt so much anxiety about […]

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MY HOME, MY MINISTRY

It was 11:00 PM on March 6th, 2014. I remember feeling anxious, excited, overwhelmed and everything in between. At 12:00 AM on March 7th, I was scheduled to be induced which would mark the beginning of a journey into the unknown. As Jerome and I walked out of our little two bedroom apartment to head […]

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MY JOURNEY TO MOTHERHOOD – MISCARRIAGE, INFERTILITY AND DEPRESSION