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30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 17-Trading Places

Today's challenge is pretty cool because it reminds me of the movie Freaky Friday. Have you ever had an out of body experience or dreamed of having one with your favorite person in the world? Well, here is your chance. Today's topic is "If you could be anyone for a day, who would it be… Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 17-Trading Places

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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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30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 9- I’m Proud of Me Because…

Something that has made me proud within the last few days is my ability to alternate my focus from negative feelings to the positive. Granted this may not sound grand but for me it is. It's a bad habit of mine to constantly ruminate on issues that I can't seem to fix at the moment.… Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 9- I’m Proud of Me Because…

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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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Keep Your Gifts

“Not everything that is in you is for everyone else. There are certain things you must keep for yourself between God, your mind and spirit.”- Ms. Royale Today during my morning prayer & meditation, it occurred to me that I often share nearly all of my afterthoughts from my morning reflection. While I understand my… Continue reading Keep Your Gifts

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MamaDay Mondays #1: Dr. Esther Afua Ocloo

Happy MamaDay y'all! In honor of our first MamaDay Monday's post, we will be featuring one of Ghana's most influential women in the business world, Dr. Esther Afua Ocloo. Last week, she was premiered as the cover of Google's logo in honor of her birthday, April 18th. Today, here at S.I.S. we dedicate this Monday… Continue reading MamaDay Mondays #1: Dr. Esther Afua Ocloo