Trouble is Only Temporary

When unfavorable things happen in your that is beyond your control, remember that it is not forever. Remember that everything in life operates in seasons. There will be seasons of joy, heartache, challenges, triumphs, sadness, life, celebrations and many other aspects. But keep in mind that the one thing that is consistent is God. He […]


Work Together

It is much easier to accomplish your goals if you collaborate with like minded people. No man is an island. We all need someone to help us with our aspirations. Sometimes all is needed is a kind word or deed. Learn how to encourage, uplift, and celebrate people who are in your corner. Learn how […]


The Serenity Zone

If you ever experience anxiety or stress, think about creating a “serenity zone.” A serenity zone is a place that you can go to decompress from the distractions and challenges of your life when you need to. The serenity zone can be a physical place or it can also be a mental or spiritual space […]


Be Prepared During a Hurricane

Check out this article by Home Advisor! http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/how-to-prepare-for-a-hurricane/?c_id=218123391342&entry_point_id=32723556&dev_id=c&gclid=CjwKCAjwlrnNBRBMEiwApKU4PLtDImwjTd8Rni2hfWYVlEBoH0dTHFz1P2kPobSl4iYtQPtgZ5fW5xoCGAAQAvD_BwE#.Wa9odvOGPIU


Log On Everyday

When life gets you down, log on to our site everyday for empowerment. It’s your energy drink for the soul! Patrice Tankard, Executive Writer


Summer School

Teaching Summer School allows me the opportunity to help high school students to work towards completing course work that they did not complete during the school year. Usually students are happy to have the opportunity, but most of them express their feelings about having to repeat lessons that they should have learned the first time […]


Get Away From it All

“Very early in the morning, while it was still dark, Jesus got up, left the house and went off to a solitary place, where he prayed.” Mark 1:35 Sometimes it is necessary to get away from it all and be alone with Jesus. The experience is exhilarating beyond belief. This scripture illustrates a very dramatic […]

Focus Your Eyes


Keep Your Friends Close

Photo: Me and my friends at a retirement party #friends #educators Take time to spend time with those who love and appreciate you. Great friendships are blessings from heaven. Do not take them for granted. Having great friends is like having earthly angels. Protect your friends. Love on your friends and keep them close. Patrice […]



The word “giddyup” is defined as a word that is used to command a horse to “go ahead or go at a faster pace.”  In this sense, the horse represents your life. Sometimes the pace for success in your life is very slow. Things that can slow your life down are things like procrastination, lack of drive, lack of discipline, the wrong environment, bad habits and other […]