Dear Perseverance,

The first month of 2018 is over, and it was quite an interesting one. First of all, congratulate yourself on what you accomplished this month; you read more, laughed more, meditated and connected with yourself more, prayed more, smiled more, and most importantly persevered more than ever before. Despite the things that brought you down, … Continue reading Dear Perseverance,

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Turning Your Passion into Your Priority

How many times do we go through life noting how many things we look at as something we are passionate about, but never take the steps to make them something we will put forth 100% effort? There is always something we have dedicated to naming a "passion", or a desire to become an expert at, … Continue reading Turning Your Passion into Your Priority

Self-Care Sunday: Give Your Goal a “Why”

As we near the end of the first month of 2018, a lot of us are checking in with ourselves and making sure that our goals and intentions for 2018 are still in tact; while most of us have already fallen by the wayside at Week 2. While we all had lofty goals and everything … Continue reading Self-Care Sunday: Give Your Goal a “Why”

“Surviving”

One of my favorite poets posted a video of a new piece that she performed on Youtube titled, "Surviving" and it was truly breathtaking. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BhBxAnfhcf8 The poem is about the experience that is being widely discussed across the world right now, and it is truly a glimpse into the mindset of a woman who has … Continue reading “Surviving”

Have You Done an Audit on Your Life Yet?

Have you ever been at your job and the dreaded thought of an audit came across your mind?  Imagine the hustle and bustle in an office, trying to organize files and get everything in tip top shape, just so someone can come in and ensure that everything is in tip top shape around your workplace; … Continue reading Have You Done an Audit on Your Life Yet?

Stop Letting Fear Win and Take a Step Towards Being Courageous

I read an article about a week ago (which you can read here) that talked about embracing the idea of being courageous, and embracing those things that we sometimes let fall by the wayside and never complete because of one reason or another.  I couldn't have read that article at a more relatable time in … Continue reading Stop Letting Fear Win and Take a Step Towards Being Courageous

Self-Care Sunday: Give Your Skin that Glow

This week for self-care I want to highlight something very simple yet very relaxing that I do once a week; sheet masks! I’ve been doing sheet masks for a couple months now and I must say I LOVE them! I do one at least once a week (sometimes twice depending on what I’m doing it … Continue reading Self-Care Sunday: Give Your Skin that Glow

Your Ignorance Does Not Get My Sympathy

This past MLK Day, another non-person of color surfaced in the media for a video that she posted on her Instagram, for blatantly spewing the N-word several times with no real care in the world from what it appears.  According to her, I guess her being in the south gave her the authority and the … Continue reading Your Ignorance Does Not Get My Sympathy

Job Mobility vs. Job Loyalty: Which Do You Choose?

As a millennial, I know that we are regarded as an age group and a professional group that is very unpredictable when it comes to job stability.  I read an article on XoNecole that talked about some reasons why jobs look at your job hopping as an advantage as far as your increased job skill … Continue reading Job Mobility vs. Job Loyalty: Which Do You Choose?

Sometimes We All Need a Break, Even Your Kid!

Despite what others may think, it is perfectly normal for you and your children to want some time apart from one another.  Just like any other relationship, kids get sick of their parents, and parents get sick of always being around their children.  I believe this is why we take advantage of the opportunities when … Continue reading Sometimes We All Need a Break, Even Your Kid!