Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis: A Review

Girl, Wash Your Face: Stop Believing the Lies about Who You Are So You Can Become Who You Were Meant to Be by Rachel Hollis My rating: 3.5 of 5 stars I bought this book at Target as an impulse buy. I didn't know who the author was, but I liked the title, and the… Continue reading Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis: A Review


Psalm 27:13-14

I remain confident of this:    I will see the goodness of the Lord    in the land of the living.1Wait for the Lord;    be strong and take heart    and wait for the Lord. Psalm 27:13-14 (NIV) I am reading through the Bible this year, and Psalm 27 was part of one of my morning devotionals. This could have been my mantra for the last five… Continue reading Psalm 27:13-14

March TBR

Since the books from Black History month worked out so well, I thought I would try to do it again for Women's History Month.  Of course, I have a lot of books written by women, so I tried to whittle it down to the four books. It was really hard because there is so much… Continue reading March TBR

Continuing the Conversation

I want to keep sharing other people’s stories or articles from around the internet this year, so here are three new posts to share. How Infertility and Depression Made Me Reconsider My Parenting Dream This is a beautiful, personal article about the reasons why Stephanie Auteri decided not having another child after dealing with over… Continue reading Continuing the Conversation

February Favorites

This month is the shortest of the entire year, but I still had a few things I really enjoyed. Here are the favorites. Book of the Month This was a solid five star read for me. On the Come Up by Angie Thomas is her second book written in the same neighborhood as her first,… Continue reading February Favorites

On the Come Up by Angie Thomas: A Review

On the Come Up by Angie Thomas My rating: 5 of 5 stars Angie Thomas did it again. I absolutely loved this book. I was turning page after page with anticipation, fully engrossed in the plot. The story takes place in the same neighborhood but after the events of her first book, The Hate U… Continue reading On the Come Up by Angie Thomas: A Review