I was going to title this entry "Goodbye July" but being as though we have quite a few hours left in this beautiful day, I think it would be a bit premature. Earlier this month I made a checklist of things that I wanted to do for myself over this past month. I was to … Continue reading Be Dope! (The Ebony List)
So a couple of nights ago as I was scrolling down my Instagram timeline just before calling it a night, I realized that I hadn't seen any recent posts from a "friend" of mine. Okay so I will explain. Social media has a way of building friendships that don't exist outside of our devices. For … Continue reading Social Media “Friends”
This is so random and it will be so short. Every now and then I look down at my "paper sack brown" toned arm. I look at my melanin filled face. I think about those that came before me. Not just my beautiful and strong mother and grandmother, but those long before them. I am … Continue reading Random Pride
So... I am BACK on my diet shit! lol Yeah, yeah, yeah I know. Same ole shit just a different date. Believe me, I wish weight was not an issue of mine. I wish I could be like my older sister who has 6 kids and still wears a size 2/4 but umm... that's not … Continue reading Big Girl Problems
"The truth shall set you free!" I'm sure you have heard this before. Surely, if you are of Christian belief, you've heard it quite often. Turn the pages of your bible to John 8:32 please! : ) Though I am not a religious person today, I grew up in a VERY religious family and I've … Continue reading Truth First. Then Freedom.
In a recent post I mentioned that I would be composing a list of things I want to do this month. Most of this list I've done before. The tasks which have stars by them will be first timers! I am hoping that by the end of the month I will have completed all items. … Continue reading July’s List
Let's just jump right in it. STOP waiting around for someone to give you permission to live in YOUR potential. Just stop! DO NOT sit there watching the clock as if some magical alarm is going to go off alerting you that it is time for you to be great. Quit clinging to other people's … Continue reading Be Great!