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Monday Motivation: Take Care of YOU First

A wise woman once said, “You have to keep your own self full… that’s your job.”  That wise woman was Oprah Winfrey. I watched her speak to Stanford’s school of business and she dropped major gems that we can all stand to hear (multiple times). Here is one clip where she reminds us of something […]

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Open Letters

The Melanin Comeback: Why Black Representation Matters

When I was a kid I didn’t see race.. let alone, color. Granted, that could have been due to attending an all black school from Kindergarten to 12th grade. At my Pre-K graduation I played Cinderella’s fairy Godmother (a.k.a Whitney Houston) in our stage play. I clearly remember walking onto the stage with my plastic wand […]

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My Life Lessons

5 Girl Power Movies and TV Shows

It can be exceptionally hard to find movies where the female role isn’t plagued by some extreme identity crisis particularly centered around the meager “need” of a male companion, daddy issues, or constant comparison to an onscreen rival (as if women can’t coexist without envy of another woman). So, when I find a movie or […]

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My Life Lessons

2016 -The Breakthrough Year

2016 was one of the worst years of my life. All jokes aside. Don’t get me wrong, I am extremely young but putting age aside, the trials and problems that I encountered throughout the year were a lot. You may have noticed my periodic posts here and there but that was because outside of this […]

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Sharing

Sunday Motivation: Wifey Material

“He who finds a wife finds what is good and receives favor from the Lord.” – Proverbs 18:22 I was on Twitter earlier today when I came across a clip of the above video that was only about one minute long. I searched the internet and found the entire sermon that the excerpt came from […]

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My Life Lessons

I fasted, and this is what I learned.

For about two months now I’ve been on what you can call, a spiritual journey. During this time, I’ve worked on my connection with the man upstairs in a few ways… Church every Sunday, bible study every Thursday, attempting to stay in constant communication with God, so on and so on… Basically all of the […]

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My Life Lessons

#AltonSterling

Date: July 5, 2016        Current time: 12:47 a.m. Social media is an amazing tool. Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, are all so instantaneous that in the blink of an eye, we see the latest news, celebrity gossip, and all of the other things people tend to post. About 15 minutes ago, I saw […]

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My Life Lessons

He’s Up to Something…

I know that I’m in the midst of a Greek series right now but for the moment I need to put this out.   For the past month and a half, God has been trying to tell me something. During this time, I have not been out to any parties, clubs, or any social events […]

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My Life Lessons

So You Want to be Greek?: The Honeymoon Stage

[DISCLAIMER: The ‘So You Want to be Greek’ series is not meant to degrade any organization or member of an organization. It is simply me telling you an experience in order to help those who may be interested in one day becoming a member of a greek organization. I write to help, not hurt.] With […]

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