POTS AND PANS

1370998541_lSpeaking from the Heart

I grew up in a household with five brothers and three sisters. Meals had to be planned sometimes the day before which, to be honest, I hated. My idea of fun was to go outside and spend time with my brothers and watch while my father fix cars which were having mechanical problems. Unfortunately, my mother’s intention for my upbringing was to learn how to cook, clean, wash dishes and pots and pans. As I look back on that part of my life, I wondered why it bothered me so much as my mom taught me how to keep a home and take care of my family which is invaluable. Continue reading “POTS AND PANS”

Leaving Stress Behind

Distractions at my job and I am feeling stressed

Venting to a friend

to move from this mess

trying to turn things around

I said all I can say

no compromise as they lack understanding

who made them that way

feeling lost

in a cycle of  nonsense and confusion

saddened by the turn of events

seeking guidance and comfort

from my God above

as he said in his word

in Psalm 138:7

Though I walk in the midst of trouble,

You will revive me..

changing, moving forward

leaving the stress behind and alone

Changing to a life of less complacency

and always thinking towards a better reality