Chapter 27: What I’m Thankful For


Guess who’s back…back again!
I was gone for a while now I’m back with a new post! 

Ok…let me stop! Lol

On the 2nd I turned Lucky 27 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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So far it’s honestly been much better than 26…

This past year I’ve gone through highs, but also a lot of lows. Dealing with finances, career, situationships, friendships, family, spirituality, overall direction…I kinda lost my mind at times, but along the way God pulled me out of my funk. Everything isn’t sunshine and roses and I most definitely don’t have it all figured out, but I feel different. I feel more level-headed and clear-minded as if I can see the light at the end of the tunnel. This is a season of understanding, a season of purpose, a season of thankfulness, and a season of divine direction.

In honor of my 27 years of life, I decided to countdown 27 things I’m thankful for:

27. My good old 2005 Toyota Corolla

This car has been with my family since 2005 and officially became all mine in 2009. Despite it being over 254,000 miles now, the car still runs (alright) and gets me where I need to be. I’m especially grateful that I don’t have to pay a car note at the moment!

26. A clean pair of Chuck Taylors

If anyone wants to gift me with some new Converses to add to my collection by all means lol

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25. Orange Juice

Like actual Orange Juice, not no concentrate!

24. Puppies and Kittens

Puppies and kittens turn me into a cornball…I love them so much and I need to get one as soon as I get my own place lol

23. Water

22. Sunsets

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21. The color of my skin

20. My body

Every Single Curve!

19. Pineapples

Simply because they’re always good lol

18. My health

This year I was nearly taken to the OR to have surgery after I had a gallbladder spasm. Luckily, I didn’t have to have surgery and my gallbladder is fine Thank God!

17. Writing

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16. A good nap

Under my weighted blanket. YES!

15. Adult Swim

Just so I can watch Bob’s Burgers and Ricky & Morty

14. Cake Pops

Shout out to my side hustle B.A.M. Pops!

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13. Good food

12. My church family

Hey CLG!

11. Music

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10. My bed

PERIODT!

9. My Ghanaian culture

I thank God for being apart of this beautiful African culture. For getting to experience it in all its unique intricacies.

8. My sisters-in law

Thank you for being great big sisters and loving (dealing) with my brothers’ lol

7. My brothers

Thanks for always looking out for your little (and only) baby sister. I hope I make y’all proud.

6. My job

Cause I need that money lol

5. My sister friends

Golden Girls!!!! You guys are the sisters I chose and will choose always ♥♥♥

4. My daddy

Thanks for passing down the love of music and God to my siblings and I and for always being a calm listening ear.

3. My nieces & my nephew

They’re my babies and bring joy to my heart every time I see them ♥♥♥

2. My mommy

Even when she gets on my nerves, there’s no one else I would rather talk/hug/laugh/gist with all day ♥

1. God

I’m faaaaaaaaaaarrrrrrrrr from perfect and it is only the love of God that is keeping me alive and sane! It’s only his grace and mercy that is literally keeping me together everyday.

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Until next time… 🙂

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