Archive for February, 2010

It Takes All Of Us

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

I recently signed up to become a volunteer at The Reading Corps with the Detroit Emergency Finance Manager, Robert Bobb.  This program is to empower children in the Detroit Public Schools system to be successful and help a child learn to  read.  (http://www.detroit.k12.mi.us/readingcorps/).  I remember my years of growing up through out my elementary and my middle school years of […]

Wishing Upon a Star

Thursday, February 25th, 2010

     You can want something so much that it may or may not be right for you.  Can you still want something from your teenage years until your adult years?  The answer is yes!  Even if you stumble across obstacles that may set you back, it is the drive, the push, the feeling of wanting something […]

Case of the Monday Whites

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

The snow has fallen, it’s thick, it’s sticking, it’s white, with a mixture of rain in some parts of the Metro Area and yet it keeps falling.  Here we go again with another weather advisory for today.  It took me all of two hours to commute to work this morning.  I saw about 10 cars that […]

The Weekend

Sunday, February 21st, 2010

Of course the weekends always come and go so fast.  This weekend for me, I finally got some me time in.  I was able to catch up on some rest, errands and watch a couple of movies.   Yeah Buddy! Although on Saturday morning I took my car in just for an oil change, yep, guess what… […]

What Happen-Na

Sunday, February 21st, 2010

I was just looking at a commercial about the earthquake in Haiti.  Another national disaster that caused great damage… I was wondering what really caused this disaster?  Was it the work of Satan, was it God or was it just an earthquake of natural and sudden causes in the earth?  Remember California had an earthquake, Oklahoma […]

Warm Feet Warm Heart

Friday, February 19th, 2010

Giving back to our community is a powerful feeling to touch a life. Here’s a project that we all can begin with by touching a life: The COLD FEET project, believes we can bring life-positive change to the community in which we live, play, and do business by providing warmth to those less fortunate one foot at […]

Introduction

Thursday, February 18th, 2010

Hello Blog Readers, Let me introduce myself and tell you a little or alot about me.  I’m Hawanya Garrett.  First, this is my first experience with maintaining a blog, so wish me luck. I’m a transfer student from Macomb Community College (www.macomb.edu).  I received my Associate Degree in Accounting, December 15, 2006.  I’ll never forget that […]