I haven't always been comfortable in my skin. Why didn't boys write me poetry instead I had all the sweet words? And why was I always the biggest girl in the room? And why wasn't I as tall and slim as the hottest girls? And why couldn't I stop biting my nails? And why didn't I… Continue reading Excerpt 6: 40 key things I’ve learned as I countdown to 40
Self awareness is a gift. To thine own self be true always!
What is a feminist? According to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's introduction in Beyoncé's hit song; Flawless, a feminist is one who believes in the social, political and economic equality of the sexes. If I were to go strictly by this definition, then I am at my very core, a true feminist. I do find myself shying away from the… Continue reading Feminist Speak
Love lifts you up, makes you smile, gives you the strength to know that you can conquer every mountain, slay every every with that one special person by your side. You feel gorgeous because you're wanted by someone. Your smile means something to someone. Your words? Super special. Love is amazing! The beginning of the end of love… Continue reading She Walks On
I've missed this space! The last couple of weeks have been insane and then restful and then insane again. Best of all in the time I've been AWOL, I got to conquer my fear of getting on a darned plane again! Yippee! Before my trip to Atlanta a couple of weeks ago, it had almost been a… Continue reading I got on that darned plane! Wonky lungs and all
So, lately I've been seeking inspiration to develop my inner thoughts to a winning mentality. I've become a motivational video junkie. I listen to them as I get ready for work, on the commute in, when I don't really need quiet to focus at my desk... Billy Alsbrooks is my absolute fave! I can listen to that guy… Continue reading Photo bombing for the win!