Category: Parenthood

We’re Baaacccckkkk!!

*ques Welcome back by Mase and begins to Harlem shake* Happy New Year BRIGGade!!! I hope these first 10 days have been full of good things for you. Feels like it’s been a min since I’ve been here…. Nevertheless!! Let’s get going… Now I know we’re only 10 days in but I hope each day…

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Dear Journal: Growing Pains

This week started with me being stretched… Growth hurts. I’ve heard you can’t heal what you don’t reveal and that’s true. See the more I kept things inside the more I nursed and rehearsed them. That’s like having a pity party in your head. This week the goal was to reveal and heal. Have you…

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It’s Not About ME!

 Recently I’ve battled the thought of being associates with people who are close to people who I do not **begins to search for a word* Care for… I believe that’s the correct terminology. I don’t hate them… I don’t dislike them… I just don’t care for them… To me… they’re just not essential to my…

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A Balancing Act

First, let me address the fact that I’ve been trying to write this for a week now.. literally a week. And let me be clear by write I mean… I’ve been thinking about what I would say. Visually seeing myself typing these words but couldn’t find the time to actually post it. Lately, I’ve been…

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A Note To Self

Helen, This next season will be a season of restoration, a season of transition, a season filled with promotion. You will lack nothing.  People will talk about how unqualified you are but remember the very reasons they feel you’re unqualified are the very reasons that God is using you. He is using YOU. Let me…

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Mom woes…

Tonight as I paced the bathroom floor at church switching between rocking my one-year-old and allowing her to wander around I felt a very strong “I’ve had enough of this” feeling come over me… Motherhood is demanding and comes with very expected, unexpected things… My daughter is one now so she’s considered a toddler. She’s definitely…

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I Decided…

Just like Big Sean I made some decisions this year… I mean we are 9 months into this year and I admit the decision I made today should’ve been made a while ago. This morning, I informed my friends about some things im finally letting go of. I was apprehensive to say what I had…

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Just a thought…

As I was sitting here working on my homework for this Law class… I’m in grad school which by the way this law class is kicking my butt… never the less I’ll finish strong with an A+ as usual… But back to my morning thought. So I like to think…. and by think,  I mean I’ll analyze…

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