What Can You Do?

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It’s not always easy to trust God’s timing. There are seasons of life where we feel stuck and are willing to do anything to move along. In those moments we must learn to rest in God’s promises. Life may seem to be at a stand still, God is always at work!

If you cannot work in your timing, what can you do? Here are three things:

(1) Spend quality time with God Continue reading “What Can You Do?”

God’s Perfect Timing

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“Blessed is she who has believed that the Lord would fulfill his promises to her!” – Luke 1:45

In 2018, I turned 27 years old. I remember being 17 and daydreaming about what I wanted to accomplish over the next ten years. Needless to say, life did not work out completely as planned. There is a gap between what I imagined doing and my reality, but that’s okay!

The world tells us that with growing older, we have less time to accomplish our dreams and goals. There’s a certain time to attend college, start a career, become a homeowner, and have a family. However, as children of God, these ideas are far from the Truth. Continue reading “God’s Perfect Timing”

DIY Christmas Tree Headband

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A few weeks ago, I came across the cutest Christmas tree headband at Forever 21. Instead of purchasing it, I challenged myself to make it!

Of course, I have to share the tutorial with you. This Christmas tree headband can be worn at a holiday party, while out shopping for gifts, or even on Christmas Day as you relax with family. It will put you in the Christmas spirit! Continue reading “DIY Christmas Tree Headband”

DIY Cactus Ornaments | YouTube Tutorial

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The most viewed Christmas project on Sharifa Creates is the DIY Cactus Ornament tutorial. This year I updated it to include YouTube video instructions. Gather with friends to watch this video and create your own cactus ornaments!

Continue reading “DIY Cactus Ornaments | YouTube Tutorial”

Holiday Gift Guide 2018 | Women – Owned Businesses

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Remember to support a woman-owned business this holiday season. Even if you’re in the home stretch of Christmas shopping, there’s still time to make a purchase. You’ll be sure to find unique, quality items! Not sure where to start? Here’s my 2018 holiday gift guide for women-owned businesses: Continue reading “Holiday Gift Guide 2018 | Women – Owned Businesses”