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Giddyup!

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 […]

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Throwback – Twinkie Clark

In 2009, Recording Artist, Twinkie Clark of the Clark Sisters called to talk to me. She said that someone told her that I was one of the top Hammond Organists in the business. She was scheduled to do a concert in Orlando, Florida. She was busy trying to recruit a professional band to assist her. […]

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Try This Vegan Fried Chicken From Atlas Monroe!

Atlas Monroe has the best Vegan Fried Chicken period! Summer vacation is super fun and this sandwich is delicious with Fried Vegan Chicken, pickles, vegan Mayo on organic seed-grain bread. Try this and you will love it! Live happy, live healthy and use your best China! Patrice Tankard Note: Here is the website. Log on […]

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Congratulations, Patrice II! Now on to Middle School!

(In this photo, Patrice II is playing the ukulele, a skill she learned as one of her electives this past pandemic year) Today we celebrate my Grand Royal, Patrice II. She has completed Elementary School and is moving on to Middle School! How time flies. She is my namesake and 10 years old. When she […]

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Own the Room

Be the kind of person that people are happy to see coming and sad to see walk away. When you walk in a room, own it. It’s all about your personality, your aura and your energy. Stay amazing! Until the next post, I love you! Patrice Tankard #ambience #swag #energy #positivevibes #owntheroom #knowyourworth #worth #queen […]

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Throwback: The Honorary Doctorate Degree

This month five years ago the American Bible University of Atlanta, Georgia , awarded and recognized our work at Notes of Inspiration for Global Empowerment. It was such a blessing and honor in the bestowing of an Honorary Doctorate Degree of Divinity from this prestigious organization, which also has a Bible University in Ghana. Always […]

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Happy National Siblings Day!

Happy National Siblings Day! These are my siblings, Ben Tankard and Avaleir Tankard-Simmons and we are Thicker than Water! ❤️❤️❤️ Stay connected to your family and love on them always! Patrice Tankard #theoriginaltankards #patrice #ben #avaleir #thetankards

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Happy Birthday, Ben Tankard!

Happy Birthday to my Twin and friend, Ben! It has been so amazing to watch you grow and go. You live such a blessed and fabulous life and I want to thank you for allowing me and our sister, Ava to be a part. You are truly a family man. Much love and shout out […]

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Flashback Friday! Brooklyn, New York

#flashbackfriday. #year2000 #brooklyn #newyork In this photo I was on tour with a recording choir as their Hammond B3 Organist. Recording Artist/Pastor Hezekiah Walker, invited us to New York to be in concert at The Love Fellowship Tabernacle. It was an epic experience to connect with other musicians and producers. Hezekiah Walker is one of […]

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Take off the Masks

We all wear masks in some form or other. Our masks may not be physical but some masks are certainly abstract. Even though we are in a pandemic, I am not referring to the type of masks that are geared to prevent the spread of viruses. I am referring to invisible masks that people wear […]