Changing the Black Girl Narrative : Education

I chose to make the first installment of this blog series about changing the Black girl narrative when it comes to education. With the current political and social climate in our country, it’s essential that we begin taking the initiative to change the narrative of future Black girls everywhere from an early age; where these […]

Changing the Black Girl Narrative : Introduction

In my personal opinion, Black women have a particular mystery about them which could be translated as magical. Historically resilient, fierce, loyal, and resourceful, Black women have had to overcome numerous obstacles and today, still, fight for equality and for their voices to be heard. I’m sure it can be agreed on by many, that […]

For the Love of Money Part II – Setting Realistic Saving Goals in 2019

Happy New Year everyone! As you all know, I’ve declared 2019 the “Money Year”, so I thought it would be a great idea to start the year off right with a blog post on tracking expenses and setting realistic goals for to save as much money as possible in 2019! I’m by no means a […]

Michelle Obama’s “Becoming” – A Refreshingly Real Conversation

At just a little over two months since hitting the shelves, our Forever First Lady Michelle Obama’s memoir, “Becoming” is nothing short of iconic and unarguably an instant classic. With over 3.8 million copies sold and a book tour with ticket prices that could rival the “On the Run II Tour,” this must-have is 2018’s […]

The She-King Series : A Review – A Novel of Ancient Egypt

I just finished reading The She-King, a four-book series by Libbie Hawker following the life of Hatshepsut, one of Ancient Egypt’s most renowned Pharaohs and one of history’s most badass women. Although, the story was exaggerated at moments to create a better plot-line, the entire subject of the series, Hatshepsut, and the mystery and allure […]

For the Love of Money Pt. 1 – Why More Women Need to Love Their Money

Money. We all have it, we all deal with it, and let’s face it, we all need it. With that being said, why is it so hard to talk about money? I know for me, money was always a topic I kept to a minimum. I have bills, I pay them, I move on. I’ve […]

Transition – Making Yourself Receptive to Good Fortune

The past few weeks in my life have been all about transition. I’ve had to make some pretty grown-up decisions, sacrifices, and really accept the shift that’s occurring in my life. Thankfully, the major transition in my life is positive, but as I said, it’s come with tough choices for me that’s forced me to […]

Sexuality, Religion, & Perspective

2018 has been a year of progressiveness, especially for women. Women everywhere have been reclaiming their rights, bodies, and sexuality. I, myself, have been on a four-year journey of self-discovery. In this journey, I have learned many things, most of which I share with you guys on this blog. If you’ve been following me for […]

I AM – Learning The Art of Manifestation

While on my journey of self-discovery and spirituality, I have learned several ways to channel positive energy, not only for myself but for those that I interact with. Although my primary focus is to bring more positivity into my life and interactions with others, I’ve learned that to be someone who can give this type […]

The Handmaid’s Tale – An Alternate Reality So Horrifying That I Can’t Look Away

Hulu’s sci-fi thriller “The Handmaid’s Tale”is a gripping show that has had me hooked since the very first episode. I’ll admit, that I first came into contact with the story when I read the book by Margaret Atwood which the show was adapted from, I was horrified by the plot and character struggles but couldn’t […]

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