In the hustle and bustle of life's journey, we oftentimes get caught up with missing out on spending quality time with the ones we love. One of the things that allows me to maintain a decent level of sanity, is being able to decompress, vent, laugh, cry or just spend time with my family and … Continue reading Maximizing Quality Time with Quality People
It's January 1 and it's time to begin the list of goals for this month/year. You've done good planning for this moment, and now it's finally here. So today, celebrate the fact that you're already on the right track towards keeping yourself accountable. One thing you shouldn't do is be overly critical of yourself during … Continue reading Dear Accountability,
I bet when you think about all the things that happened this year, one word has to come to mind; Faith. Had it not been for Faith, you wouldn’t have accomplished half the things you did. 2017 was filled with so many different complex emotions and issues for me; youve felt some of my lowest … Continue reading Dear Faith,
For 2018's first segment of Self-Care Sunday, we will be highlighting the topic of planning. Last year (a couple of weeks ago to be exact), I wrote about planning out my 2018 year for writing (you can read about it here). In this post, i outlined the importance of planning your writing out in advance … Continue reading Self-Care Sunday: Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail
Now that I have surpassed a big milestone in my life (turning 30 in November), I am consistently pulled into a position of how I feel that this next chapter in life is a part of a big transition for me in life. I feel like im at a point in my life where there … Continue reading 3 Ways to Improve my Emotional, Mental and Spiritual Health
**this post was edited and reposted after conflicting information regarding Keaton's actions and his family's actions. I've recently discovered several posts regarding children taking their lives because of being bullied. With each article, blog post or update via social media, the sight of a story involving a young child committing suicide does not get any … Continue reading PSA: Bullying Doesn’t Make you Cool.
In the African American community, it is so common to see so many people excel in different business ventures and entrepreneurial endeavors that they have branched out on and it makes me wonder to myself, is it possible that people can achieve satisfaction from collaborating with their peers, as opposed to being in competition with … Continue reading Would You Rather Win with the Team or on Your Own?: Collaboration vs. Competition
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This question continues to surround me, and has been for the past couple of days; "what are you leaving in 2017?" I believe that we ask ourselves this question every year around this time. As we prepare and plan for a new year, we set our new goals and intentions and manifest new and great … Continue reading What Are You Leaving in 2017?
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