Daily Quotes of Splendor #14

We live in a day and age where everywhere we look people use the misfortunes of others as an escape for their own. Whether this be through reality TV or simply being happy when others fail. It is important to be genuinely happy for others when they are doing well and don't take the pain … Continue reading Daily Quotes of Splendor #14

More to Life Monday: Sometimes Life Sucks but…

...here's how to make it suck less. Yeah, yeah I know this blog is meant to uplift people and inspire them throughout their day BUT I feel I'd be doing myself a disservice if I didn't offer up some raw unedited feelings from time to time. I've discussed this in previous posts and I'm sure … Continue reading More to Life Monday: Sometimes Life Sucks but…

Daily Quotes of Splendor #1

Sometimes we are so focused on doors that aren't meant to be opened for us, that we ignore the ones that are meant for us and that are already open. Other times we get so caught up on having had a door closed in our face. But the truth is none of this matters if … Continue reading Daily Quotes of Splendor #1

Blog Facelift…Pending

Upon my initial venture into the blogger-sphere I had an entirely different view of what I envisioned for it. However, I found myself going in multiple directions because as the true Gemini that I am being one sided would be painful. Thus, it was time for me to readjust. I understand all of the online … Continue reading Blog Facelift…Pending

More to Life Monday’s: Realign Your Mind

There are times when negativity seems to be the easiest thing to embrace. Parts of our lives are constantly going in what we believe is the wrong direction. In other words a lot of us may feel like "we are falling apart." The reality of this mindset is that we are never actually falling apart. … Continue reading More to Life Monday’s: Realign Your Mind

Closing the Chapter of Yesterday

‪There are chapters in your life that are begging to be closed, but you are unwilling to do so because you're afraid you'll miss that familiarity. In order to move forward or to progress in life you've got to do just that, move forward. Remaining stagnant in a position, a place or a relationship that … Continue reading Closing the Chapter of Yesterday

30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 5-Location, Location

Today's challenge is "A picture of somewhere you've been to." This year thanks to my absolutely wonderful best friend of 10 years, Samantha, I got the chance of visiting the National Museum of African-American History & Culture. When I tell ya a great time was had. I've never in my black ass life been so … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 5-Location, Location

30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 3

Today's challenge or the challenge for three days ago was for me to show a picture of my animals. I don't currently have any pets but in middle school I had a puppy named Teddy. Teddy was super adorable and had the prettiest brown fur. Unfortunately I had to give Teddy away when my mother … Continue reading 30 Days of Me Challenge: Day 3

23 Daily Affirmations for Your 20-Somethings

So as the world continues to turn and we all are reminded that we seriously have one life to live (did y'all get the soap opera references? no?...okay nevermind lol) Anyways, in all seriousness it is appearing that more and more of us 20 something year olds are really out here lost in the sauce. … Continue reading 23 Daily Affirmations for Your 20-Somethings

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

stuck in these damn 20-somethings

For Your Enjoyment While Reading 🙂 Remember how as a child your first real dream was to just be 18? Then your next dream was to be somewhere in your 20's. It never really mattered the exact age but you just knew that once your hit your 20's it would be lit asf (as fuck...for … Continue reading stuck in these damn 20-somethings