There's nothing wrong with shedding a tear after its been more than a decade There's nothing wrong with refusing to pretend or with putting up a charade There's nothing with feeling lonely, feeling like there's no one you can trust There's nothing wrong with getting to know yourself while you figure out how to adjust… Continue reading There’s Nothing Wrong With Being an Orphan
It is hard to believe that in a few days it will be the 14th anniversary of my parents’ tragic car accident and death. The 13th of February is the anniversary of the day my life changed forever. It was a change which I myself didn’t believe I could handle, yet here I am today. Change… Continue reading The Change Was Good For Me
Fitness and healthy eating is a lifestyle I, like many other ordinary young woman, aspire to. Personally, I want to improve my fitness and healthy diet for two reasons: to maintain a body I feel comfortable in and most importantly to keep my body as healthy as I humanly can. Unfortunately, this has been a… Continue reading My Gym & Workout Nightmare
It’s official guys! I’m a married woman! Towards the end of 2016 I finally said “I do” to my best friend and partner in crime. Before I met my husband, I was in a very grim place. My optimism gave those around me the illusion of happiness and peace. I was troubled and sad and… Continue reading Call me Mrs – I got Married!!!
My parents died when I was 10 years old and evidently that left me scarred for life. Over the years, I have noticed that the pain never goes away, and that the reasons why I miss my parents so much changes based on age, circumstances and level of maturity. I am 24 years old now… Continue reading Dear Mama – I want to be like you
I think most little girls dream of that Prince Charming and of one day walking down the aisle in a beautiful white wedding dress with the whole world watching. I also think that most little girls dream of being swept off their feet by a handsome feller and living a picture-perfect life. Well, if it… Continue reading When You Know That He is THE ONE
The Natural Hair Movement has been around for a few years now, and in this year in particular, the movement seems to have taken new heights. I watched from the sidelines as African American women praised their hair and fought to remove the idea that “good hair” is hair that resembles Caucasian and Asian hair.… Continue reading My Big Chop | Beyond the Hair
I recently had a ten-day break from work and during which I had the time to do quite a few things, namely spring cleaning. I can sometimes be a hoarder especially when it comes to items of sentimental value, so I wanted to make sure that the things I keep were still relevant to my life.… Continue reading A Private Letter and a Word of Encouragement