Make it Work

If your life has challenges and if your life is not perfect, then you are right on schedule! It is rare that anyone has a perfect life without challenges. Be encouraged today to work with you what you’ve got. Work with what you’ve got left. Be creative, think positive, follow your dreams. You are the Read More

God Alone

God Alone is Sufficient

“Let nothing disturb you. Let nothing frighten you. Everything passes away except God. God alone is sufficient.”Dr. Norman Vincent Peale The Power of Positive Thinking


Your Thoughts Matter

In all your efforts in life, remember to think happy thoughts. You will feel better and hopefully it will relieve stress. Your thoughts have a lot to do with your emotions. Your emotions have a lot to do with your health.  Thinking positive thoughts, meditating and staying calm will improve your happiness. Try it! Patrice Read More


God is our Help

“Surely God is my help; the Lord is the one who sustains me.” Psalms 54:4 NIV I love this scripture. It gives me hope and keeps me going. Being happy every day is a wonderful forte for me. It is my personal goal to find a reason to be happy every single day in spite Read More


Your Future is Bright!

No matter what it looks like, your future is bright and blessed! Always believe that! Many thanks to Alizevia Bruton(“ShadedDreamz” on Instagram) for this fabulous eyewear and source of inspiration. Patrice Tankard #patricetankard #gorgeous#eyewear#fashion#sunglasses #accessories #style #design #beauty #model #musician #producer #lifestyleblogger #shadeddreamz #photography #inspiration #goddessvibes #happiness #positivevibes


Take in the Day

With all that is going on in the world and with things being uncertain, one thing that is certain is that you are yet alive! Count your blessings and enjoy one day at a time. Take a deep breath with appreciation, think positive thoughts, pray constantly and take in the day. Relax. Thrive. Believe. Receive. Read More

Hang Tough

Hang Tough!

 “The race is not given to the swift nor the strong but he who endures until the end.” (Ecclesiastes 9:11) If you are facing challenges in your life, just know that this is how you grow. It takes time to get through situations, but as long as you are keeping the pace to keep moving forward, Read More


Let No One Take Your Peace

I wake up everyday with excitement and vigor. There’s a certain energy that encompasses that type of mentality. My day starts at 5:00A.M. A warm shower, prayer, meditation,  slow stretches, and a green smoothie are just parts of my morning routine. Sometimes I read and other times  I sew or write. These are wonderful and Read More



While the time will be falling backwards this weekend, be sure to keep leaping forward in following your dreams! 😍 Patrice


Respect the Wait

Never despise humble beginnings. Starting out small can breed growth, integrity, hard work and patience. Your life can go from a “small airplane journey to a large private jet excursion” if you just keep striving. Success takes time and sometimes while you are grinding you also have to wait. I heard a sophisticated leader say Read More