When Social Media Becomes TOXIC

I have had a love/hate relationship with social media for over 7 years, but the last few years, God had been tugging at my heart to let it go completely, and I disobediently did not. I am sharing my social media journey and why it became toxic for me and why I had to quit, […]

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Ways I Save Money

You can save a lot of money by not always having to be in the mix. I am an introvert, but I enjoy adventure and a change of scenery. Since getting married, having another child, developing additional allergies, on top of the COVID pandemic, I’ve spent a lot more time at home which in turn […]

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Lemon Curd & Blueberry Muffins (Vegan, Dairy-Free, Egg-Free)

Lemon Curd & Blueberry Muffins (my version) Makes approximately 9 large muffins   2 cups plain flour 2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp fine salt 2 tsp lemon zest 1/2 cup thick, vegan yogurt (I used plain coconut) 1/2 cup oat milk 1 tsp vanilla extract 2/3 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup + 1 Tbsp […]

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A New Name for a New Creature

ARNESHA My mother named me Arnesha. She thought it was cute and she claims to have “made it up.” Arnesha–a name with no real meaning but whose meaning was created by my experiences and the personality that I developed. Arnesha is not a word that transformed into a popular name over the years. Arnesha never […]

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Humbled…

Things go awry when God is redirecting us. The amount of push back and resistance we give Him is how much stronger the pressure and dis-ease is. What areas in your life is GOD trying to redirect. Are you where GOD wants you to be right now? Are you who GOD has called you to […]

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Let the Healing Begin Part 2

Continued from [this post] I went back to my old ways. Arnesha wanted to do what Arnesha wanted to do. Yeah, I claimed to love God and always tell people what I “needed” to do in my relationship with God, but I was not truly surrendering in those areas and doing said things. I made […]

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Let the Healing Begin (part 1)

The topic of healing has been a popular one as of recent. I, too, have been feeling a call for healing. It is a journey I purposely embarked on in late winter/early spring 2018. I thought my journey was stifled and honestly forgot about that journey that I “started”, but today I was reminded that […]

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So Much Has Changed

So much has changed. My life. My desires. My experience. My circumstances. A lot can change in a year, a month, a day, a moment. So many times I’ve wanted to come on this blog and write, come up with content, but haven’t had the words to write. I think to myself, “I’ll make a […]

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Small Batch Chocolate Chip Cookies (Dairy-Free)

INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup softened vegan/non-dairy butter OR 3 tablespoons canola or avocado oil 1/4 cup packed light brown sugar 2 tablespoons granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 1 large egg yolk (room temperature) 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons all purpose flour (leveled) 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 cup vegan/dairy-free semi-sweet chocolate chip morsels INSTRUCTIONS Preheat the oven to 350°F (177°C). Set a baking sheet aside. In a […]

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