3 Easy—and Fun—Reading Tips for Your Toddler

Hey, girl, hey! I have a question. If you’re a mom of tinies like me, you’ve been faced with different challenges. One of those is probably getting your toddler reading. If that sounds a bit intimidating, let me assure you that it doesn’t have to be. My oldest is now four years old, and he’s…

Upcoming Posts + Other Stuff

Good morning, queens! Can you believe it’s already December 1st?! Thank You, Lord! In this short post, you will learn the direction of posting for this month, as well as other things going on with Candace Chronicles. Content Matters With this being a season focused on giving and receiving the Love of God, the gift…

Mamas, Before You Lose Your Cool, Read This!

“Yet you do not know what your life will be like tomorrow. You are just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away.”  James 4:14 NASB This verse is so appropriate for this year! Yet, if you and I are honest, sometimes the lightweight matters seem to creep in and scream…

It’s My Anniversary!

Hey, y’all! Thanks for rocking with me! Honestly, I am late in posting since I chilled because today is our anniversary! Before I go, get ready for some new content. Also, stay in expectation of God. I made a decision for life last week. I’ll share more later. I love you all and am praying…

From Overwhelm to Overflow

Hello, queens! Today is my anniversary eve to this hunk! To think we’re embarking upon our sixth anniversary is remarkable. We are celebrating with our family at the lake. Yet, this post isn’t about my anniversary, but how I’ve prepared for it. Hair Things Every year I want to look my best by doing something…

Thankful

Have you ever just took a moment to give thanks? Right now I’m watching my son, who should be asleep, giggle and play. Instead of being flustered because he’s not on a schedule, I choose gratitude. After all, he shouldn’t set the tone; that’s on the parents. There was a time when my heart was…

Waiting games

Today has been interesting. Constant baby squawking that tried to upend my theology. I usually get what I pray for—and I’m thankful! It gets tough sometimes and I feel like sulking in a corner, too. Being too emotional doesn’t fix a thing; it just keeps me from having the right perspective. Have you ever found…

Is Your Faith Alive?

This past week I’ve experienced just about every emotion known to man. I faced fear, discouragement, sadness, happiness, glee, you name it. Why? I was facing some things regarding my son’s health that I’ve never experienced before. Some would just chop that up to, “young/new mom jitters.” I won’t downplay that, yet I think it…

When Nothing is Left

As I was looking on Facebook this morning, I saw someone’s comment that said, “After I finish giving to my own, I have nothing left,” which was in response to a post encouraging others to take care of home before pouring into others. Oh, let me tell you something, dear reader. You may be reading…

Focused

Today I wanted to use some of the images that my husband has taken over the years that demonstrates focused. The image of the church is Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC, a year after the Charleston 9 moved to heaven.   via Daily Prompt: Focused Please follow and like us: