My Spiritual Journey Continues .. When we are younger we're taught to get down on our knees and recite a prayer before bed. Close your eyes, bow your head, fold your hands and recite a prayer before a meal. Growing up in church and in private, Lutheran schools I remember being taught specific prayers or just … Continue reading A Testimony of My Spiritual Journey
I cannot do this anymore. I cannot even tell you how many times I have said that sentence in the past week. Probably more times than my fingers can count. I have cried myself to sleep multiple times, and have asked God, “Why me?” more times than I want to admit. I trust God, I … Continue reading Tell it Tuesday w/ B. Parker|Does This Make Me A Bad Christian?
It’s so easy to be mad at God, or at least it is for me. I find myself getting so frustrated, and I want to scream at Him. I have thousands of questions running through my mind, and I feel like sometimes He doesn’t have an answer, or if He does, He doesn’t want to … Continue reading Tell it Tuesday w/B. Parker |God Are You Listening?
Everyone is so focused on dating. Everyone wants a title, and to have someone they can call theirs. It’s starting to feel like a competition. Everyone wants to out do the next, and it’s just not something I’m interested in being a part of. I’ve never cared much about dating. I’ve always believed that when … Continue reading Tell it Tuesday w/ B. Parker | Why Does It Seem Like a Sin That I’m Single?
By Winnie Caldwell June 18, 2015 through June 21, 2015, I took a trip to the 8th Annual Blogging While Brown Conference (#BWBATX)! The Conference was hosted in Austin, TX and I had no idea what to expect. Will I be accepted? Will I have fun? EVERYONE, even those who were just guests at my … Continue reading Being A Boss, A Blogger And Black In Austin, TX!
Recently, I attended an Alive Magazine Blogger event at the BooCatClub lounge! There I met a plethora of amazing bloggers in St. Louis, and even more amazing businesses here in St. Louis! One business, Throwboy, stood out to me. Their booth was covered in pillows! But not just regular sleeping pillows. They were emoji pillows! … Continue reading CONTEST ALERT!Why Do You Love The Wire Hanger By Winnie??
Struggles and trials are a part of this Earth. We endure numerous trials weekly, even daily. Sometimes that trial might be something fairly small, and sometimes it might be a huge struggle, but no matter the size, it all requires the same thing: trust and God. I used to think that the struggles I faced … Continue reading Tell it Tuesday w/B.Parker|The Struggle Is Real….But God!
Happiness is something that comes with determination, choice and time. You first must choose to be happy. You can't sit back and expect happiness to come your way. Because it won't. You have to tell yourself to be happy. It's all in your mind. It's your choice. You can decide to lay in bed all day, and … Continue reading Tell It Tuesday w/B. Parker|Choosing to be Happy.