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30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 12-Why Do I Blog?

Today's challenge asks "How did I find out about blogging and why do I blog." Well I've known about blogging since I was in middle school or so which is also around the time YouTube began to make waves. Honestly most of the blogs that I'd frequent around that time were pertaining to Natural Hair… Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 12-Why Do I Blog?

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Focus Friday: 23 Ways To Embrace Your Splendor

Our society is inundated with this blaring message that in order to find love you must first love yourself. While there isn’t anything inherently wrong with this message, my issue is with the fact that the journey of self-love is often tied with trying to find your “true love.” Why can’t we simply learn to… Continue reading Focus Friday: 23 Ways To Embrace Your Splendor

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Focus Friday: Being OK With Losing CTRL

Most of us are caught up in this mindset that to lose means you have failed. Anytime you don't find yourself catching that "W"  your mind automatically shifts to this assumption that everything has gone to shit. BUT truth is, it has not. If we could just realize that sometimes when we lose, we are… Continue reading Focus Friday: Being OK With Losing CTRL

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Focus Friday #6: Unleash Your Power

So now you know what you're good at and you're ready to take a hold of it by both hands. You are ready to flourish! But there's one element missing. You're not sure how to make it all work. Well let's start this off in the right lane, slow ya roll. The first step should… Continue reading Focus Friday #6: Unleash Your Power

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More to Life Monday #4: Your Super Power

Alright let's play a quick game, I'm going to say a word and you are going to think of the first thing that comes to mind when you see it. Doctor Superman Wonderwoman Dentist Mechanic Professor Garbageman Annnd time! Okay so I assume that for some of these the first thought that may have occurred… Continue reading More to Life Monday #4: Your Super Power

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More to Life Monday #3: In Limbo

Do you ever feel as if you are on a moving train but its wheels are stuck on the tracks? I know it may sound cliche but the train to life metaphor is one of my favorites. After all a train is often comprised of multiple carts that exist with one another to create an… Continue reading More to Life Monday #3: In Limbo

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Wisdom on Women Wednesday #3: Dr. Martha Bernal

As mentioned in last week’s WOWW post, May is National Mental Health Awareness Month. So what better time than now to discuss some super phenomenal women who have taken the world by its lapel and shook it up some in the Mental Health profession. Today we honor Dr. Martha E. Bernal who is also known… Continue reading Wisdom on Women Wednesday #3: Dr. Martha Bernal