Briana ariel's journal





Little Fashion Bloggers

The level of love mutually shared between my niece, Julissa and my daughter, Elise is absolutely beautiful! Seeing their relationship evolve over the past 3 years has blessed me in more ways than I can articulate. These little girls are professionals at taking pictures! Here are a few of my favorite images from their Fall […]

December 2, 2019

Personal, Photography

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Soul Affirmations: Vol 1

I am a firm believer that my words are P O W E R F U L. What I think, is what I speak and what I speak, is what I will eventually see. There is power in using your voice to speak the life that you would like to see. I want to see […]

November 26, 2019

Faith, words

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This post was written and published on January 1, 2016. “Grace is absolutely beautiful when we receive this precious gift from God. Knowing that we are saved by grace is so comforting and refreshing. We wake up without fear of our past and knowing that through it all God’s grace is raining down upon us. […]

October 4, 2019


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Into the deep

Ugh! That’s exactly how I feel right now. A big dose of UGH’s! I have yet to come across someone who says, “Obedience to God is super easy all of the time.” I am in a season of trying to be obedient to God in regards to sharing more of my life publicly. To some, this […]

September 29, 2019


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Jamaica – Visual Journal

Negril, Jamaica | Lucea, Jamaica | Montego Bay, Jamaica Circa April 2019 (taken on an iPhone)

September 23, 2019


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An Abstract Piece of Art

My life in summary is an abstract piece of art! Mix a little extraness with a whole lot of Jesus sprinkled with some creativity and boom that’s me on a plate! As a young girl I was a combination of chill and all the way live depending on the scenario. I would like to say that […]

September 13, 2019

Faith, Personal

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Baby Love is Three

Boom! Just like that I am the mother of a beautiful three year old! Elise Aria is one of the greatest gifts to date from the Lord. Everyday I am being shaped and molded because of her small stature, but huge presence in my life. Her joyous smile, her determination, her abundances of kisses and […]

September 9, 2019


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Summer 2019

I’ve officially fallen in love with summers! I would have never thought that a fall loving person like me would ever utter those words, but today I did. This summer has been full of many days with sand between my toes and salt water on my skin. My summers are usually filled with photography work. […]

September 6, 2019


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I am Back!

Authentic living begins with self-reflection. Honestly – I’ve been hiding. Staying low key is normal for me, but honestly I’ve been going above and beyond burrowing myself in my present. This year I decided to be “intentional” in every area of my life. My desire is to have intentional relationships, ministry, spending, creating and be […]

September 5, 2019


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Elise Turns TWO

E L I S E: She is one of the best features in my story and my absolute favorite piece of art. Her chuckles sends waves of joy to my heart. Her whit keeps me sharp. Her reflection inspires me to be a better woman. Being entrusted with this little soul is a blessing that […]

October 3, 2018


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