Christian Thoughts

I have noticed something about my Christian journey. I was baptized at the age of ten years old and, throughout my life I have decided that I can lean upon the understandings, teachings, principles of Christianity and God as my source of strength, whenever I need it. And in difficult times, I rely heavily onContinue reading “Christian Thoughts”

How to Know When Its Time To Leave Your Job

Yes, Let’s talk about it! How do you know? How do you know its time to walk away from a job? Often times, the writing is on the wall. There can be numerous reasons why you’ve gotten the “itch” to search for new jobs. But, how do you know it is the right decision forContinue reading “How to Know When Its Time To Leave Your Job”

How to Thrive in a Multicultural Relationship

The story of our meeting is as nothing either one of us would have envisioned as children, even young adults. I won’t bore you with insignificant details at this time, but at the core of our relationship stands two individuals from completely different backgrounds. I am Guyanese and Segun, Nigerian. I know, two individuals fromContinue reading “How to Thrive in a Multicultural Relationship”

Happy New Month

Hello Jaara Family, Can you believe it’s August already? More than half the year has been completed, yet I feel like half of my goals have not been accomplished. Regardless, it is good to be back in the blogging sphere.  My life has been quite interesting and I really needed to prioritize family, relationships, career,Continue reading “Happy New Month”

An Ode To My Mother

Caring you are, Thoughtful, you are Protective, you are Prayerful, you are Patient, you are… sometimes (laugh) Fearless, you are NOT, because your desire to protect us from the difficulties of life creates fear Giving, you are Comforting, you are Stronger than you think, you are Misunderstood, you are Great example, you are Role model,Continue reading “An Ode To My Mother”

5 Things No One Tells You, But They Should

Hello Jaara Family. After a nice long break from daily posting and a super hectic work schedule, I have missed you all so terribly. Part of my goals for this new year is being intentional which means paying attention to my body, thoughts and, actions. This growth process is necessary but difficult because you realizeContinue reading “5 Things No One Tells You, But They Should”

Finding Pleasure

Pleasure is a feeling of happy satisfaction or enjoyment. Often, when we think of the word pleasure, we envisioned doing something fun, or being praised or rewarded. Pleasure, connotes the highest level of happiness, yet I would not liken it unto JOY. Have you ever consider finding pleasure in service to others. The bible talksContinue reading “Finding Pleasure”

Clearly The Superior Gender….

I attended a women college after high school because it was close to my parents so could commute and save on my expenses. I have noticed in certain crowds, when I say All Women, I am immediately labeled as a Feminist! As to say, I made a conscious decision to attend college because I knewContinue reading “Clearly The Superior Gender….”