Scotland|#ConfidenceChronicles

It’s been a while since I’ve done a confidence chronicles post (mostly because I’ve been in my flat these last couple of weeks) but last weekend I went to Scotland with my friend Jourdan. While I’ll admit traveling with someone else is easier than traveling alone it was still a small challenge for me. Edinburgh is […]

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Comparison is the thief of joy.

This is my favorite saying and in this social media-obsessed culture, it’s important to hear. I find myself scrolling through my algorithm-ruined Instagram past models and famous bloggers thinking “Why can’t I look like that?” or “Why can’t I be that popular?” Having thoughts like that every day can really impact the way you see yourself. […]

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My 2018 starts today.

January was a bit of a rough patch for me. I felt like I was struggling to get stable when I came back to London after being home for so long. I kept jokingly telling people I’m going to start 2018 in February but I meant it.

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My struggle with “God’s will” and life.

I was kept in church my entire childhood. I was an usher, I sang in the choir, and even had a sort of mentorship with the pastor of my church. I begged my mom to get baptized around 8 or 9 and I even had a pink Bible with my name engraved on it. But […]

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A break in communication isn’t a break in a relationship

I know you’re thinking “Yes it is Tia.” but hear me out: When I say break I mean a short pause (yes I am aware that short is a relative term) and when I say relationship I don’t mean intimate ones. I’m talking about close friends who we know just as well as we know […]

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#ConfidenceChronicles- Yoga?

Last week I did something REALLY outside of my comfort zone. I tried HOT YOGA! I’ve always hated yoga because I’ve struggled with flexibility my entire life. Even as a dancer I always felt inadequate to the girls I danced with because I couldn’t kick my forehead. Many of my friends (especially Shardae)  advocate for […]

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#ConfidenceChronicles -A Photoshoot

  As I stated in my last post, my main goal for 2018 to become more confident. In order to hold myself accountable, I am going to start posting the things I do to work on this goal. This week I decided to take pictures with a real photographer! And while I take pictures and […]

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