Tag: Growth

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Getting Out of a Toxic Relationship

Toxicity is fun. Mhmm, I said it and I’m sorry but it is. I mean the dynamics of a toxic relationship are intoxicating. The game is hard, absolutely and its painful to go through. But it can be fun, entertaining and you very well may feel like it will all workout in the end. But let me tell you, it usually doesn’t and if … Read More Getting Out of a Toxic Relationship

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Shedding the Weight

My pastor was preaching the truth this past Sunday at church. I mean he was preaching, preaching. You know the type of sermons, that make you question everything and the message sticks with you like glue. His sermon this week spoke about shedding the weight. When he talked about, “shedding the weight,” he was speaking about emotional baggage, individuals in your life, stress, worries, … Read More Shedding the Weight

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Navigating Through Corporate America

I was watching TikTok the other night, because I’m addicted to that platform. I don’t know why, but during COVID, I downloaded the app and can’t seem to get off of it. Nevertheless, I was scrolling through TikTok when I heard this quote, “Working can’t be it for me. I know this is not what I am meant for, this is not my purpose.” … Read More Navigating Through Corporate America

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Hot Girl Summer but Add Body Positivity to the Mix

It’s Spring, which means Summer and warm weather are right around the corner. That being said it is time to kick-off what I like to call, “hot girl summer.” But this summer I am deciding to change the lingo, and I plan on celebrating myself and I’ll be enjoying a “respectful hot girl summer”. Why have I changed the lingo, you ask? Because this … Read More Hot Girl Summer but Add Body Positivity to the Mix

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3 Ways to Stay Motivated

Losing motivation, sucks. I run into this problem far too often, and often find myself losing motivation when it comes to partaking in my daily responsibilities. Who can relate? I mean sometimes I just want to curl up in bed with Chinese food, and binge watch “Prodigal Son” or “Friends,” is that too much too ask for? But, when I do lose motivation, I … Read More 3 Ways to Stay Motivated

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Life and The Pursuit of Happiness

It’s okay to not know what is next, and you can’t be hard on yourself for not knowing. We unfortunately don’t have a crystal ball that magically tells us what life has in store for us, therefore we can’t put pressure on ourselves for not knowing. I’ve had this conversation with my friends recently, as for we are all approaching our mid-20’s and we … Read More Life and The Pursuit of Happiness

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I Am Perfectly Imperfect

Embracing my self, loving my self, and cherishing my own worth, has never been easy for me. I often think of myself with little regard. Some days I will look in the mirror and think “Wow, there is a beautiful soul looking back at me.” But most days I look in the mirror and will point out all of my imperfections, the weight or … Read More I Am Perfectly Imperfect

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Breaking Up With A Friend

Breaking up with a friend is never easy. People come and go, and I truly believe every connection you make with someone else serves a purpose. It could be as simple as you were in need of a good friend, and there they were, helping you through life. But it is also natural to outgrow your friends, and I say that in the most … Read More Breaking Up With A Friend

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You Are Your Only Obstacle

When is the last time you did not doubt yourself and your capabilities? When is the last time you looked in the mirror and were truly amazed and proud of yourself for all of your accomplishments and endeavors? Now, be honest. Don’t just say something to make yourself feel better in this moment, when were you last truly happy and content with your life? … Read More You Are Your Only Obstacle

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Loving Yourself Should be a Priority

Loving yourself isn’t always easy. You probably hear the phrase “you must love yourself before you can love others all the time”. But loving yourself means you have to come face to face with every part of you. Not just physically, but mentally, and emotionally as well. Becoming one with everything that embodies you as a person. This isn’t an easy process, and for … Read More Loving Yourself Should be a Priority