Looking Forward To It

I’ve been studying a lot lately. That looks like me not being home a lot. I work full-time and once I clock out, I clock into my dreams and goals. I remember a time when I used to clock out of my full-time job and just go on about my day with no urgency in […]

How Do You Handle Delayed Gratification?


“How Do You Handle Delayed Gratification” is a blog post inspired by my mother’s reaction to an order she expected to arrive yesterday actually having a much later shipping date. Her demeanor made me ponder on how much we don’t like delays, especially when we feel we have waited long enough, and the ways in which we handle delays, hence the title of today’s post. πŸ™‚

~While we may not prefer to wait for something or on someone, waiting is part of life and in times of waiting it’s your mindset and attitude that can make waiting miserable or not, choose to wait with the understanding that delayed gratification makes the actualization of completion more memorable and more meaningful.~ Coach Sam



I am Grateful for the things that you have done. Yes, I’m grateful for the victories we’ve won.

-Hezekiah Walker & The Love Fellowship Choir

Don’t Worry, Be Happy!


Life is filled with uncertainties, causing many of us to be paralyzed by worry and fear. While worrying is a natural response to things that are sometimes out of our control, it does not help our circumstances, it only makes them worse. Shifting your perspective by focusing more on the things that are going right in your life can have a positive impact on the things that are going wrong. So Don’t Worry, Be Happy!