I am going to keep this sweet, petite and straight to the point. While I do feel like I speak about this topic a lot, I think it is important to do so. Nearly every single week I hear from friends or even strangers online who talk about how they feel stuck in their situation. … Continue reading Focus Friday: Your Situation Is Not Your Destination
How many times have you gone on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter and seen your peers living what appears to be their best life? You sit there and think to yourself, "My goodness, what the hell am I doing with my life?" For those who aren't as tech savvy or are from an older generation where … Continue reading More to Life Monday: Maybe You’re Just Lazy
Dear Graduate, This May will mark the official end of your undergraduate career. Perhaps you had the best 4 years of your life or at least 2.5. Maybe all of it was bad or at least you felt like it was. Nevertheless, I would like to share a few words of wisdom with you. Many … Continue reading DEAR RECENT OR SOON TO BE GRADUATES
In the spirit of trying to KISS..Keep It Simple Sophie, I will simply post the song and try not explain much. Just know that I love Nina Simone, she was one of the greatest to ever do it, her music has been sampled in damn near all of my favorite Hip Hop classics, and this … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 30- That’s My Jam!
In the past month, what have you learned I have learned that my body is way stronger than I sometimes believe it to be. I already have the tools necessary to design my future. There is literally nothing you can't achieve if your heart, mind and soul are in the right place while being on … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 29- Lessons on Lessons
Today's Topic: A picture from you last year and now, how have you changed? The picture on the left is from my time living in Atlanta for the summer & the one on the right is from a few weeks ago. I can't even begin to explain how much I have changed since then. I … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 28- That was Then, This is Now
Today's Topic: Why are you doing this 30 day challenge? I've probably mentioned this in prior posts but I started this challenge to build my consistency within my blog. When I first began taking my blog more serious I built a schedule around it with several topics for each week. However, I quickly realized that … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 27- The Reason
Today's topic simply asks "What do you think about your friends?" Well this one's easy. I think my friends are absolutely SPLENDID. I often say that I am extremely blessed to have the friends that I do. Being an individual who tends to be really awkward, shy, introverted but also a fake extrovert in certain … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 26- What About Your Friends?
Today's topic is kind of funny to me because for 1) I love Erykah Badu's song Bag Lady and 2) Ever since I began wearing purses I've always been considered the bag lady. No matter what you needed in school, believe me I would have it for you. From lotion to body spray, band aids … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 25- Bag Lady
One of my favorite hobbies growing up was reading and later came my love of writing as well. Anyways, due to my love for reading I have always been given books as gifts from family and close friends. So it saddens me that this challenge only asks for "3 books on my shelf," because I … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 24- Books Galore
Today's topic is actually quite interesting to me. "What makes you different from everybody else?" is such a broad and complex question for me. On this journey of self discovery and personal development within the last few months I've indulged in countless YouTube videos that discuss this topic. Many videos I've seen and posts that I've … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 22- Who’s That Girl?