Brenda Stokes is a former school teacher who graduated from the University of Alberta. Brenda currently lives in Spruce Grove, Alberta, with her family and is an instructor at NAIT. Everyday she receives inspiration and blessings from her husband and three children. Brenda was raised in Chetwynd, British Columbia, where she was blessed by her mother. Brenda's mother passed away from cancer before she finished blessing her. Bella’s Blessings is Brenda's way of finishing the legacy her mother began.