The most uncomfortable feeling I've experienced would have to be facing the unknown. Seriously, the restraint of not being able to decipher what's to come is simply annoying. The thing is, we cannot control everything. We make all of these immaculate plans for our lives, all the while God is laughing because His plan is … Continue reading Be Present.
I am an educated Black woman, and to some that's a threat. My ancestors shed blood, sweat and tears for me to be able to exude such prestige, which essentially reflects the fact that I am a force to be reckoned with. Every since the days of slavery, constraining Blacks from an education was used as a method … Continue reading One Thing I Know for Sure ….
Do you ever take out the time to just meditate on how far you have come and the things you have accomplished thus far? As I sit next to my window with the sun beaming on my face, I cannot help but to be anything other than thankful. Thankful because this little black girl from … Continue reading A Thankful Heart is a Happy Heart
Diamonds are formed when carbon is under extreme pressure in the earth. Without pressure a diamond would just be carbon in a lesser form such as graphite. Without the trials and tribulations of life, where would we be? Lost...completely. We would have no sagacity to pilot our lives, and the motivation to excel would be … Continue reading No Pressure, No Diamonds.
Calvin Klein has creatively paired Lisa Bonnet and Zoë Kravitz, the ultimate mother daughter duo, to star in their 2016 Watches + Jewelry campaign. The photographs feature these beauties, who could easily pass as sisters, happily walking along the beach sprinkling #blackgirlmagic as they stride. https://twitter.com/CalvinKlein/status/687293821441458176 The photographs, shot by Cass Bird, also include model Xiao Wen Ju, actor Kim … Continue reading Mother-Daughter GOALS.
For some time now, I have been in this space where I am only accepting positivity from every corner of my life! We have the power to do that you know..? The aura of good energy and affirmative willingness that I carry and desire to pass on to others, solely comes from this place. See, … Continue reading Falling Face FORWARD.
Isn't it a little presumptuous to think that one has it all together because of what you physically see? I myself, amongst others, have fallen short to this execution multiple times over. Looking into someone's life and thinking that they are perfect because their social media handle says so only leads to a false sense of you. … Continue reading I Prefer……..Me.
As this year comes to an end, I have been very reflective on the goals that I set at the beginning, which brings me to this post in particular. Often times we get so caught up in the motions of life that we become stagnant when we know that there is more that we should be … Continue reading JUMP ||
A very stylish piece from Hunter Original, the slide was first presented at their recent London Fashion Week runway show. In new, solid colour for the season, the style features the iconic logo, split across each foot, and the signature tread design, inspired by the Original boot. Brand consistency at its best. Hunter S/S 2016 Collection | … Continue reading Hunter Original S/S 2016
What is your definition of success? Is it measured by tangible results or valuables? If success to you is determined by physical assets and accomplishments, which I deemed as success at one point, try altering your perspective. It is so easy, especially with the digital age, to compare and contrast your success with that of … Continue reading A Different Perspective