Playing the Sexual Waiting Game: Exclusive Interview with Milena Ciciotti

Posted: February 13, 2018 by Shanelle

When Milena Ciciotti posted her YouTube video, “Untold Truth About Saving Yourself for Marriage”, I doubt she ever imagined it would go viral- collecting over 1.1 MILLION VIEWS in a very short span of time. But God had a different plan for her, and when I came across the up-and-coming YouTuber… I knew she was the perfect fit for the first interview I would feature on my blog. She is a woman of faith with refreshing…

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The Worst Week of My Life

Posted: January 21, 2018 by Shanelle

Where do I even start? This past week has literally felt like the worst week of my life. I haven’t had this feeling is so long. I truly don’t even know the purpose of this post. But for some reason, in my heart, I thought by perhaps sharing my raw emotions… I could maybe resonate with some of you and we can get through these murky puddles together. Because life is tough. And NOTHING, no…

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3 Powerful Ways to Begin Healing After Hardship

Posted: January 8, 2018 by Shanelle

First of all… the best way to get over anything is to indulge in French fries, because food makes everything better! (At least for me that is…) But speaking of food… what happens when life throws us lemons and we don’t want to make lemonade. Sometimes we want to bite into that sour little lemon just to prove a point. We grieve, sulk and enjoy that bitter taste of life. But are you really making a healthy…

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My Pier1 Holiday Home Decor Love

Posted: December 17, 2017 by Shanelle

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… is it not? I cherish Christmas, beaming from ear to ear, knowing it’s the one time I get to relax and have downtime with my loved ones. This year, is also a very special year for me. It’s my very first Christmas I get to celebrate with a man in my life that loves God as much as I do. That’s why, I wanted to really go all…

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How We Got The Promise Ring We Couldn’t Afford

Posted: December 14, 2017 by Shanelle

Promise Rings. They have always held a special place in my heart. I’ve always dreamed of being with a man who values them as much as I do. And when Michael brought up those two profound words… my heart melted. Knowing he wanted to show me that promise of love and commitment; I was even more confident that I found “the one”. But speaking of “the one”- what do you do when you find your perfect ring… but it’s not your perfect budget?

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Why I’m Starting a Relationship Blog…

Posted: December 4, 2017 by Shanelle

This blog is not my first rodeo. However, it is the first time I’m starting to blog about something I’m extremely passionate about- relationships. Before, I was a fashion and food blogger under the name of Enjoy Life, Eat Cake. Though I loved sharing my two-cents on delicious meals, the latest trends, or what went on that day… something was missing! It always felt like I wasn’t able to be uncensored enough, raw enough, or real enough…

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