27 days of fitness

So… today marks day 27! Day 27 of WHAT you ask?!?! Well some of the ladies who I did the Daniel Fast with at my church suggested we continue working on our physical health after we completed the fast.  We committed to doing 21 days of fitness (going to the gym, or working out in some way, shape or form) for 21 days straight.  Well I ...

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Personal Branding Tip #1

So to the question: ‘How to improve your personal brand?’  Here is my first tip: Learn to appreciate your Uniqueness We are all unique individuals, one of a kind, and special in different ways.  No two people are exactly the same, so it’s important not to ‘try’ and be just like another person.  I mean there is really no point in even trying because ...

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13 Days of Love – Day 2

Love is such a Beautiful thing!!!  That song’s been in my head today. (the Boys II Men version) So, the 2nd day of “13 days of Love” and the verse we are looking at is: 1 Corinthians 13 vs 2 2 If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can ...

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Stability

Psalm 91 1HE WHO dwells in the secret place of the Most High shall remain stable and fixed under the shadow of the Almighty . 2I will say of the Lord, He is my Refuge and my Fortress, my God; on Him I lean and rely, and in Him I trust! I find this scripture to be comforting ...

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Week 1 of the Unique group

Today myself and 2 other colleagues began our 6 week group Unique that is focused on empowering young women to embrace all that is special and unique about themselves.  We began our 1st session exploring how the young women have come to (or can come to) understand who they are more fully. It was so encouraging to be a part of the discussion, and ...

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So what’s getting in YOUR way?

What’s getting in your way? So today I thought I’d blog about the things that get in the way of people accomplishing their goals.  We are in the last week of the 1st year of the month, and this is the time when many people are facing the reality of slipping back into old habits.   So many people set goals for themselves and unfortunately ...

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Day 17 – Daniel Fast

Wow… I’m at day 17 and still hangin in! I’m thanking God for the faith, grace, and the strength!  The past few days have been ok.  The struggle continues however NOT with the same passion with which it hit me on day 13 lol… so I’m very thankful for this.  I guess now that I’m on the home stretch my mind is better able to ...

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Day 16 – Daniel Fast

Psalm 91  1HE WHO dwells in the secret place of the Most High shall remain stable and fixed under the shadow of the Almighty .     2I will say of the Lord, He is my Refuge and my Fortress, my God; on Him I lean and rely, and in Him I trust! A few words that have been ...

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Day 15 – Daniel Fast

Ok, very brief post tonight.  Just checkin in… and checkin out… I committed to writing a blog a day for 2011, and again just like last week (on the weekend) I almost forgot. I’ve really got to implement something that will help me MAKE SURE I don’t miss!  I’m not as young as I used to be and I am imagining that at some point this poor brain of mine will eventually fail ...

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Day 12 – Daniel Fast

So things aren’t getting any easier!!  Thought by now I’d have the swing of things, and not be craving all the food I have restricted myself from having on the fast…. BUT NO!!! The cravings are still here! Alive and well!  Is it frustrating? Yes, but should it be surprising? No! The whole point of this fast has been to increase my personal discipline, ...

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