Tuesday marked one year since I started working at the Home Office. Despite the initial fears of some of my colleagues, I did not become a cynic. Immigration remains arguably one of the most contentious issues of the modern age - I am still yet to find a person without an opinion on UK immigration … Continue reading Morning Musings: On Immigration
"Thine eyes did see my substance, yet being unperfect; and in thy book all my members were written, which in continuance were fashioned, when as yet there was none of them." =Psalm 139:16 On Tuesday 22 August I celebrated my 26th birthday, and although it wasn't like any other birthday, it felt like any other … Continue reading The Birthday Edition: 26 And Counting
Happy Sunday! As I type this, I am en route to my getaway retreat. It was completely last minute.com in terms of planning, but absolutely necessary. Two days of reflection. No work. No responsibilities. No pressure. No expectations. As I take my own short hiatus, I just wanted to encourage each of us to reflect … Continue reading When Last?: Reflecting On A Journey With Christ
So I have had a really interesting couple of days, which I will most likely blog about soon, but it all got me thinking about my natural hair journey. So I have been natural now for 6 years, and it really has been a beautiful experience, but not always. I can do a post later … Continue reading Natural Girl Stories: Backhanded Compliments
"Stress is the trash of modern day life. If you do not dispose of it properly, it will pile up and overtake your life." -Danzae Pace As the bank holiday weekend comes to an end, I just wanted to encourage you to deal with your stress before you get back into your normal day to … Continue reading How To: Deal With Stress
Thou crownest the year with thy goodness; and thy paths drop fatness. -Psalms 65:11 Welcome to 2017. In this new year, my prayer for you and me is that God will crown 2017 with His goodness and that all of our paths will drop fatness, meaning we will enjoy an abundance and an overflow of … Continue reading Happy New Year and Welcome to 2017!
"Delayed gratification is a sign of maturity..." - Stephanie Solomon Learning to wait truly is the mark of a Christian, and often times, it is the key indicator that you are changing....
The Bible tells us what types of people we should have near us, and the types we should avoid, but what about our FRIENDSHIPS? The Book of Proverbs chapter 27 tells us that Iron sharpens Iron but who/what is sharpening you? And who are you sharpening, if anything at all?? Here are two types of … Continue reading What Type of Friend Are You?
Some trust in chariots, and some in horses: but we will remember the name of the LORD our God. -Psalms 20:7 Did anyone else wake up this morning feeling slightly perturbed? Yesterday everything was fine and all was well in the world. But today, I woke up with slight trepidation. What if Trump wins? And … Continue reading Trump Wins – What Now?
I recently had the pleasure of attending an event aimed at raising the aspirations of young people in the Local Borough of Brent. I attended on behalf of a charity I volunteer with, and I am so grateful I was able to go. The event was entitled 'An Inspirational Evening', and attendees heard from five … Continue reading Aspiration and Inspiration: 4 Tips You Need To Know!