Take the Time

Whatever it is that you do everyday, take the time to work on the other things that you are good at. By day, I am an educator operating as a Consultation Needs Specialist. I love my job. There’s nothing more phenomenal than being an educator. At the same time, I was born a musician. So, […]


Do Your Best

Try everyday to work toward a goal. Think positive and follow your dreams. Take one step at a time and do your best. Patrice Tankard


Dining is Intimate

When someone asks you out to dinner, it really means something. ┬áDining with someone means that there is a connection. The connection can be business, personal or spiritual. Great food and good conversation are rewarding when sharing a meal with someone. I personally love fine dining at best, ┬ácomplete with table cloths, extraordinary silverware, glassware, […]



” If you can figure out what your life’s purpose is and what makes you happy, and if you live your life not being afraid of what others think you, then you have arrived. Now, go live that amazing life!” #Go Patrice Tankard


Back to School Celebration

Teachers were back at work this week preparing for the 2019-2020 school year. We worked hard and we are just waiting for Monday morning for school to begin. However, at the end of the day today we celebrated at the Sparrow Grille at Victoria Hills Golf Club. Also, Deltona High School is celebrating that we […]



How many chapters do you have left in your life’s book? When you were born that was Chapter one. When you die you will be in your last chapter here on earth. Whatever chapter you are in, you need to make it great. Make the best of every chapter in your life. You do not […]


Exit Stage Left!

Today, the vocalists from GFAME were on assignment at a music venue. I’ve been doing music with these ladies for eleven years. One of our favorite things to do is to wait until the “Exit Stage Left” happens. It’s a theater term used that alludes to an orderly departure of the guests and or audience. […]


Take Off

Where are you in your life? Is there anything holding you back from your destiny? Is it people? Is what they think of you holding you back? Are you holding yourself back? Is there anything holding you back from following your dreams? Then it is time to leave all baggage behind and fly to your […]


Check Your Baggage

The sign that is located behind me at this Amtrak Train Station reads, “Passengers Please Check Your Baggage and Tickets with Ticket Agent.” I thought about when we travel, we sometimes need to check our baggage and sometimes we bring baggage aboard. When we are making decisions that affect our lives, we should consider the […]



Try to find a sense of peace in each day.