The Year of Growth

Dear Reader, The ball has dropped, the bell has rung, it is 2018 and the new year is here. With the new solar cycle we the hopelessly superstitious case lots on what the year will bring. I am willing to… Continue Reading →

Buy Melanin Pop Up Shop D.M.V

If the goal was to congregate, vibe out, and bask in ultimate fun, The Buy Melanin Pop Up Shop was the place to be this weekend in Washington D.C. Starting out at a chill location such as Smith Commons was… Continue Reading →

The Power of Entrepreneurship

In the middle of my morning jog, I abruptly stopped from a stabbing pain.  I knew something was not right. I had been having some random back pains, amongst other issues for a couple of months, but I assumed that it would pass. Well, girl, was I wrong?!… Continue Reading →

Our Black Men

The first time I saw him, the silhouette of his body stood out. He was literally a black man in the shadows. He was tall with broad shoulders and big hands that were planted in his pockets. His posture was perfect as… Continue Reading →

Woosah Moments

For over a year I have been searching for my calm place. I have plenty of space in my house to get away, but if you are a mom you know that your space is never really “my space” when… Continue Reading →

Real Friend, Real Love

When I worked at HSN, I met three beautiful individuals who I clicked with and we are still good friends today (6 years later). One is Elizabeth who was a fellow stylist and phenomenal fashion designer who is eclectic and wonderful all at… Continue Reading →

2 Balls and a Cup/ Take a Picture

Watching Winston play is the cutest. I can watch him figure the world out for hours. Yesterday, he was in the front room where some of his toys and Artis’ toys have accumulated. I saw his eyes light up when… Continue Reading →

Love Thy Father

When I was eight years old I had a vision of the man I would marry. I was standing facing him in a beautiful dress and he was tall, dark skinned, and bald headed. His face was blurry and his… Continue Reading →

How Play-Doh Changed Perspective

This past Saturday, my son was invited to a 4 year old party where gymnastics was the theme. So sticking with tradition, we had to get the birthday girl a gift. Usually when we attend parties, I let Artis pick… Continue Reading →

Define YOUR Success

What defines success? When I look back on this #tbt, I can count the many blessings I have received. I have gotten mostly everything I have asked for in life. What I realize is that those things manifested, both tangible and… Continue Reading →

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