I always knew I wanted children, however that’s about as far as the thought ever got. I never really thought too deeply about how I would raise my children or what specific values I wanted to instill into them. I just figured that when the time came, or when we were planning on it, my […]
In light of recent events in our country a need for an economic movement within the Black Community has arisen. While many (myself included) called for a Boycott of Black Friday, I would also like to encourage that this effort not be short-lived, and that it also focuses to encourage our community to support our […]
*This is the first entry of my “Corporate America For Us” Series. I’ll be posting several entries on how Young Professionals in the fast-paced, digital, millennial age can still make Corporate America work for us. This entry is a broad look at how we should begin to think about our personal brand. What is your […]
Turning 30 is one of those major life milestones. Sixteen, Eighteen, Twenty-One, Twenty-five, THIRTY. Jay-z said “30’s the new 20” but I swear he was probably closer to 40 when he said it. Dirty 30 Flirty 30 This milestone birthday has flair and fanfare, and apparently instead of mourning the end of one’s Fabulous 20’s […]
On a typical night I’ll come home from work and the gym with a bag full of fresh groceries to a husband that is winding down from a crazy workday himself, ready for a good meal. The routine is simple, greet him, put away the groceries, shower, cook dinner, and finally it’s Netflix time. It’s […]
***Check back in a few days to see what I did with my leftover Banana Bread. It was hard to leave some left over as it was, but I made magic with it! I come from an extremely loving and close family. We have been through the world together and yet we hold on to […]
I feel it’s only right that I come back for the 50 eleventh time and provide some updates on where life has taken me. The Blog I think what stresses me out about keeping a blog is the feeling that I need to keep writing. Always. There ALWAYS needs to be fresh content up. […]
For the first time in my life I’m just so happy being where I am. This was the moment I woke up and realized the present is a gift. Truly, I feel richer.
They say only the strong survive and I’d like to think that I am absolutely among the strong. But am I really when I suffer from a fear of failure?
I don’t know who said that getting married meant losing yourself. But in 2013 that cannot be the only option. I love him, but I still love ‘me’ too.