Life in the lemon tree

Life in the lemon tree

I have these lemon trees right outside my bedroom window. They've always been there. They were probably planted sometime in the 70's to 80's . When my parents bought this house they were already there standing strong and full of beautiful yellow lemons. Growing up we...

Undeserving

Undeserving

Many years ago, when I was about 12 years old, I was apart of something that I am ashamed of. Myself and my 2 best friends wrote a little nasty note to a girl who was always nasty to us. We didn't like her, we didn't like her attitude, we didn't like her personality...

Sonder

Sonder

A few years ago I was walking in a mall with my hubby. As we strolled casually through the mall I was approached by a man trying to sell gym membership. I politely told him no thank you and proceeded to walk away when he yelled out that I could do with a gym...

Sticks & Stones…

Sticks & Stones…

"Sticks and stones may break my bones but words can never hurt me." Here's a saying that I must've said a hundred times in my life. First time I ever said it I must have been about 6 years old. It's a good saying in the sense as to not let what people say hurt you,...

Never Give Up!

Never Give Up!

I've been putting alot of thought into changing my life around the last couple of weeks. I've honestly hit a dead end on my life and I'm tired of being stuck where I am. If I'm going to be honest with you I have tried to change my life around quite a couple of times...

Some people

Some people

I've often heard the term 'some people'...I'm sure you have too. Many a time I've been part of a conversation where " some people just dont get it!". Here are a few other terms.Some people just don't understand.Some people will always just be negative.Some people have...

The Value Of A Sunset

The Value Of A Sunset

It’s amazing how in life we tend to take all the little things for granted. The waking up to watch the sunrise, the waiting up late to see the Geminids passing by, dancing in the rain. All these things are little things that we take for granted. We always say that I...

Are you prepared?

Are you prepared?

When preparing a meal, one does not simply just throw in all your veggies, unwashed or unpeeled or whole. You take time to carefully wash, peel and chop your veggies according to what you’re planning on making. It takes preparation. Almost everything you do takes...

Who you are…

Who you are…

About 13 years ago, I remember having a conversation with an elder in the church I was attending. She was rather upset with me because I had decided to leave that church and join another church where I felt my heart was being nurtured. I remember her saying these...

My will, not Yours Lord…

My will, not Yours Lord…

I remember late December, everyone was talking about the year 2020. How this was going to be their year. How we should have 2020 vision. I mean we all had our hopes and dreams for the New Year, we all had our plans on what we aimed to accomplish for 2020. I, myself...