I Can’t Keep Calm Because I’m Black!

The year is 2020 but it is definitely mirroring the 1950’s and 1960’s. If you thought for a second that Black people came a long way then you are sadly mistaken. In fact, we aren’t many generations removed since oppression was inflicted on our ancestors. In school we learned all about the beginning of slavery,Continue reading “I Can’t Keep Calm Because I’m Black!”

Are You Being the Best Version of You?

     Parents all over the country right now are  juggling homeschooling, working daily (whether from home or going to and from), taking care of the household and everything else in between.  The going has definitely   gotten tough and if you’re a single parent like myself then I’m sure you are feeling more of a heavyContinue reading “Are You Being the Best Version of You?”

It Was All Good Just a Month Ago…

A little over a month ago, our lives were so different. While we had an idea of how the Covid-19 virus was affecting other countries, we had no idea that America, one of the wealthiest countries in the world would be turned upside down.  People began preparing for the worst by stocking up on foodContinue reading “It Was All Good Just a Month Ago…”

Why Broken Little Girls Need Role Models?

   For many of us our brokenness stems from unresolved childhood issues. I’m sure you can probably even remember  the very person or people who made you feel broken. I, myself can personally attest to this feeling and equate that brokenness to feeling like a daddyless daughter. While my dad was around physically, he wasContinue reading “Why Broken Little Girls Need Role Models?”

When Dealing with a Broken Man

So you’ve met this amazing man who makes you laugh, keeps you smiling and you genuinely enjoy being around one another. While the conversation may also be good and he makes you feel like the most beautiful woman in the world, something’s not quite right! Maybe it’s the sudden changes in his mood, the hesitancyContinue reading “When Dealing with a Broken Man”

Be Okay with Being Alone: Embrace Your Singleness!

It’s that time of year again! While everyone is getting ready to step into 2020 and bid farewell to 2019, it’s also time for the year-end festivities that many will partake in. For most, it’s about their fashionable, dressed to impressed outfits that will make them look good, but for some it’s also about thatContinue reading “Be Okay with Being Alone: Embrace Your Singleness!”

I Snatched My Power Back and The Game Changed: How I fell in Love With Me?

Falling in love can be one of the most daunting experiences ever but simultaneously, it can also be amazing. Imagine what this feels like when you fall in love with yourself.  It’s definitely a feeling of bliss, but falling in love with yourself doesn’t happen overnight. In fact, you have to wake up every dayContinue reading “I Snatched My Power Back and The Game Changed: How I fell in Love With Me?”

What Letting Go of Resentment Did for Me?

Have you ever been so in love with someone that they could do no wrong? I’m talking about that, “90’s  Hip Hop and R&B” type of love. If you’ve been there then you know that type of love is dangerous and can have you compromising yourself. This love can have you caught up and makingContinue reading “What Letting Go of Resentment Did for Me?”