Blk Girl Daily Interview ( And a Giveaway!)

I got the honor of being interviewed by one of my favorite websites Blk Girl Daily! This reminded me that someone is always rooting for you no matter how you feel about yourself. I was asked a bunch of amazing questions about blogging, having my own brand, and entrepreneurship.   Some of the questions included: How […]

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The myth of the “laid-back” girl

For my almost my entire dating life, I’ve taken pride in being the “laid-back girl.” Don’t talk to me for a couple days? That’s fine. Hanging out with a girl I don’t know? Totally cool. I’m madly in love with you but I’m not going to say anything because I just “go with the flow” Everything’s […]

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Learning in Love

I’ve been seeing this sentiment floating around on social media phrased in one way or another. It bothers me because being with someone is a learning experience. When you decide to be in a relationship with someone it is important to acknowledge that you two may have different ideas of what love is and how […]

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Ready for October

It’s been a long time since I blogged. Like reeeeally blogged. Since moving home from London, I’ve been struggling with balance. Finishing up my thesis, working, and settling back into my role as a contributing member of my family has been my main priorities. All of this has caused me to put things that are […]

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Running from the Present

I have a problem being in the moment. I may be here physically but mentally I’m somewhere else. I’ve always been like this; a daydreamer, a reflector. But I see that it’s starting to get in the way of my growth as a person. My mom calls me a “planner.” I have to critically think […]

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