Where is the Love?

“Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for he who loves his fellowman has fulfilled the law.” Romans 13:8 Many of us are probably working on paying off debts that we may owe in everyday living. But there is one continuing debt that is to be paid from birth […]


It all Works Together

“And we know that all things work together for the good of those who love him who have been called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28 One of the hardest concepts for me to grasp is the fact that challenges and obstacles in one’s life are included in the scripture above.  To know that all […]


What are you waiting for?

Stop saving the china dinnerware for special guests. Eat on your best china and silverware now. That bottle of wine that you have been saving should be saved no more. Celebrate now.  Everyday is a gift. Embrace and enjoy each moment of your life. You never know what another day may bring. Create memories with […]


The Favor of God

“…he gave them the lands of the nations and they fell heir to what others had toiled for-…” Psalms 105:44 What would it be like to experience the blessings of God without measure? The Lord blessed the Israelites to the point that they inherited wealth that they did not earn. They fell heir to what others […]



Many years ago, I married very young and had children. Eventually I divorced and set out to raise my children with the commitment to be the best mother that I could be. Those stages in my life were not easy but we made it through. The best part of that time in my life was […]


Chasing Dreams

Be encouraged to go after what you want. People are not going to walk up to you and give it to you, and they will not offer suggestions. I’ve been in Atlanta, Georgia the past few days chasing dreams. I’m glad I did. No matter how your situation looks go get your destiny. #Atlanta #OnAssignment […]

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The Buttermilk Kitchen -Atlanta, Georgia

I’m in Atlanta this weekend on assignment and for business .  I love visiting Atlanta with all of the sights, sounds, culture, history and beautiful people. My associate suggested that we have lunch at the Buttermilk Kitchen. The Buttermilk Kitchen is a restaurant in Atlanta  that serves delicious down home comfort food from scratch. I […]


Never Give Up

Keep following your dreams. Everyday make a step  toward your goals. It may not be easy but it is possible. Never give up! Patrice Tankard


Make it Work

Life is not perfect. There will always be something in your life that needs fixing. However, take one day at a time. Your life comes in layers. Peel off each layer with care and work on it. Do your best and strive to grow. Your life is worth the effort. Make it work! Patrice Tankard



But he, being full of compassion,  he forgave their iniquity, and destroyed them not: yea, many a time turned he his anger away, and did not stir up all his wrath.  Psalm 78:38 The focus of the day is compassion. We have choices to make everyday. We can choose to be nice to people or […]