What does it mean to have God in your business?

Walk with God in your Business!

The other day, I had someone ask me, What does it mean to have God in your business? It took me back to the process God took me through when I first started my business over 6+ years ago, which then started the book writing process, in really explaining what it mean to have God in your business. This is the process I write in my book: S.M.A.R.T. Goals for the Christian Entrepreneur, A guide to achieving success in all areas of your life. You can get and learn more here.  I began to sit down and write 10 steps God took me through and the process is in more detail in the book.   #1- Don’t focus on money. To be successful, the way God desires you to be, [Continue Reading…]

You are a Proverbs 31 Woman

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I am a Proverbs 31 Woman! Yes, YOU! YOU ARE A PROVERBS 31 WOMAN…already, no matter what stage of your life, you are a PROVERBS 31 WOMAN. Why do I say that you ask…I’m glad you asked, well… The proverbs 31 woman seems to have it all figured out, As an entrepreneur, her marriage, her children, her household, she’s so wise, she’s generous, and has such a wonderful relationship with the Lord, etc. Who comes out the womb doing these things?  Knowing what it takes to make her husband trust in her (V.11), have her children call her blessed (V.28), knowing what to do with her business to make it profitable (V.16 18), She’s talented (V.22), has her household in order (V.27), Has wisdom (V.26), She’s fit (V.17), etc. I [Continue Reading…]

P032: God has a bigger dream for you! Interview with @Melinda Emerson the @Smallbizlady


  I had the pleasure of Interviewing Melinda Emerson, Small Biz Lady, America’s #1 Small Business Expert! In this interview she shares how God gave her the vision of becoming America’s #1 Small Business Expert. This interview is very encouraging and motivating for those in the process of going through their business, You will be blessed! Scripture: Isaiah 43:19 “Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.” Book: Stephanie Chandler– “From Entrepreneur to Infopreneur: Make Money with books, E-Books and Information Products” You can connect with Melinda Emerson: Twitter: @SmallBizLady Facebook: @SmallBizLady Website: http://succeedasyourownboss.com/ You can get her book and other products here: http://succeedasyourownboss.com/products/

P031: S.M.A.R.T Goals for the Christian Entrepreneur book is HERE!!!

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  My book is HERE! It will be available for purchase August 1st. I’m excited and VERY nervous at the same time. My first book, I never thought I would write is here! This book was placed on my heart to write after a crazy, chaotic season in my life of building my business, Silk Spa Creations. In the pursuit of building my business, I was doing it like everyone else, Really hustling and grinding to build my business to be “successful” when it fact, I was doing the opposite, I was hurting myself and family in the process, which was hurting my business. I became so lost and frustrated that I was forced to seek God for another way, a way that wouldn’t cost my family, a way for [Continue Reading…]

P030: Fellowship with other believers can help you persevere in a number of areas

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This is a little bit of how my weekend went. Hubby is back from deployment and the kids and I are VERY excited! My kids are on cloud 9 and just lovin on daddy! You can check out more on my instagram page Hebrews 10:23-25 (NASB) “Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for He who promised is faithful; (24) and let us consider how to stimulate one another to love and good deeds, (25) not forsaking our own assembling together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another; and all the more as you see the day drawing near.” Tip #1- We need help in hanging on to hope when life gets crazy! (Hebrews 10:23) – Life can throw curve balls at you and [Continue Reading…]

P029: The benefits of Stepping out on Faith

  Proverbs 4:12-13(amp) “When you walk, your steps shall not be hampered [your path will be clear and open]; and when you run, you shall not stumble. Take firm hold of instruction, do not let go; guard her, for she is your life.” *NOTE: The benefits of stepping out: When (the appointed time) you walk (step out), your steps shall not be (1) hampered (meaning it won’t be slowed down) and When you run, you shall not (2) stumble ( you won’t unexpectedly fall) (3) Take firm hold of instruction DO NOT LET GO! Also Check out Episode 5 on Stepping out! (The Message Version) “I’m writing out clear directions to Wisdom Way,     I’m drawing a map to Righteous Road. I don’t want you ending up in blind alleys,     or [Continue Reading…]

4th of July Healthy Recipes


I LOVE to experiment with healthy ingredients and let my kids try, they can be VERY picky. This weekend will be 4th of July, which is crazy to me because we were JUST entering June and NOW we’re entering July…CRAZY?! Anyway… If you’ve been following me on Instagram I showed that I got my wisdom teeth taken out and how wonderful my children were in helping me rest. It has been a week and I am still resting and healing, my teeth still bother me, i’m going to give it a few more days and see how everything goes, I’ve been on bed rest, eating mashed potatoes, surbert, popsicles and crushed pineapples to get me through the day. I’ve also limit my exercising because of it but I’ve been iching [Continue Reading…]

Citrus Clear Sensitive Line

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  I had the wonderful opportunity to review Citrus Clear skin care treatment, AMAZING Products! I used this every time I work out and it is VERY kind to my skin. I suffer from mild acne and using a treatment for my skin during workouts, that won’t dry out or damage my skin in any way is what I look for. No Harsh chemicals or ingredients that would harm my skin in any way, is what I’m all about! I LOVE skin care treatments I can use after a hardcore work out or run and Citrus Clear helps to keep my skin soft and in check with its natural ingredients and it smells AMAZING! Here’s a little bit about the company, it was founded in 2013 and their mission is [Continue Reading…]

P028: A Prayer for Entrepreneurs

  PRAYER “I pray that out of his glorious riches He may strengthen you with power through His spirit in your inner being, so that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith, and I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the Lord’s people, to grasp how wide, long, high and deep is the love of Christ and to know this love that surpasses knowledge that you may be filled to the measure of all the fullness of God, while you are walking in your purpose/business. Now to Him who is able to do immeasurable more than all we ask or imagine, according to His power that is at work within us, to him be the glory in the church and [Continue Reading…]

Gluten-Free NoGii Bars Review


I was blessed with the AMAZING opportunity to review Nogii Bars. Through Momsmeet A community of moms that help grow their families the natural and organic way. Helping each other share resources to help foster a community of a family of moms helping moms. It is an online community that empowers moms to connect, learn and share their thoughts on raising healthy families and living green. When trying out these bars, the plus side of this was… It is gluten FREE!!! Here’s a little bit about the company and product. It was Created by Elisabeth Hasselbeck, Gluten-Free Mom, Emmy Award-Winning Talk Show Host, and New York Times Best-Selling Author of “The G-Free Diet” and “Deliciously G-Free,” NoGii is a line of certified gluten-free protein bars, protein powders, and paleo bars. [Continue Reading…]