It's been awhile since I've written and a blog post but I wanted to share the good things that has happened over the past few weeks. Firstly, I got to go home to see my friends and family for my bestie's wedding in Chicago. The wedding was so beautiful and the bride and groom were … Continue reading Update: Bestie’s Wedding
At this moment, I'm at peace. I'm back in Chicago and I'm in my ma's living room basking in solitude. I'm enjoying the window view of blue skies and green trees. I'm so happy to be home with family. It's funny throughout this blog, I've complained about being stuck and feeling imprisoned in this place … Continue reading I’m so happy to be back!
Happy Sunday! I apologize for not giving you an update last week. I was so busy working on a video cover letter for a prospective job..... I know... video cover letter. This is the times we are living. A paperless society. Anyways, on to the real question. Am I happy? At the moment, I am … Continue reading Happiness Challenge: Weeks 2 and 3
It's March! For some reason, as I grow older, I notice that the years go by faster and faster. I remember when I was younger, older folks(they were only in their 20's and 30's but my 8 year old self thought that was ancient) used to say, "time flies!". I never used to understand them … Continue reading Time is Life
As I noted in a previous post, I've been anxious about looking for work. In the post before, I mentioned that I need prayer for a car and good credit. Unfortunately, I still don't have any offers for a full-time job, I don't have a car and I still have bad credit. I'm starting to … Continue reading Grateful for empathetic friends
I need to learn how to be vulnerable. I realize that I'm afraid to show all of me. I have a fear of showing some of my weaknesses or sharing some of my desires. I've learned to hold things in, toughen up and handle things by myself. Overall, I'm an assertive person, well at least … Continue reading Courage in Vulnerability
It's been a while since I posted on my blog. I miss you blog! Anyways, I just turned 26 on June 19. So happy belated birthday to me! I am so blessed to see another year in life and thankful for all of the blessings that God has given me. I figured that I should … Continue reading 26 Things that I am grateful for!
In my last post, "I Need Meditation in My Life",I mentioned the importance of meditation. I thought it would be great to share some tips that I find useful in having an energizing worshipful meditation. Feel free to apply this to your own meditative practice. Everyone has their own unique way of meditating so do … Continue reading Have an Energizing Meditation!
I have to admit. Sometimes, I ignore phone calls. Now, don’t judge. We all do it. There are many reasons for doing this, it may be that we just aren’t in the mood, we would like a break from that person, or we’re actually busy. Recently, one of my girlfriends was constantly calling me. Truthfully, … Continue reading Are you ignoring God?
Last week, I was talking on the phone with one of my girlfriends about how I think that I am a very nice bubbly person. She stopped my egotistical rant right in my tracks. "Esther, you are not nice! You are mean!" "What? How am I mean?", I replied. "You can say the meanest thing … Continue reading Thank God for Mean Friends!