January 1st 2016. I can’t believe we’re already in the New Year! 2016 has definitely been a wild journey. I’ve accomplished so much, but I’ve also struggled and experienced hardships. However, look who is still standing and ready to win in 2017. I’ve learned so much in the last 12 months and because of it, … More Happy New Year: 5 valuable lessons I learned in 2016 that I’m taking with me in 2017.
Happy Monday lovelies! Yesterday was my 8th and final day without social media (at least until next time) and I couldn’t be any more proud! I’m not only proud of myself for stepping away from social media but for also taking the time for myself, the things I love and the people that make me … More Day 8 of Social Media Break: The End and Outcome
Hey beautiful people! I broke my consistency and didn’t get to write for Friday and Saturday, but my social media break has continued and I feel good. I’m glad that I was able to disciple myself and step away from toxic distractions for awhile. The reason why I didn’t get the chance to write on … More Days 6 and 7 of Social Media Break: Already being piled up with school and #Perspectives2017
Hey loves, it’s day 5 of my social media break and I’m so happy that I’m actually pulling through! At first I wasn’t sure what to write about today but then on my way home, I had a very interesting encounter in my elevator. So, I’ve been working at a Pizza Nova store near home … More Day 5 of Social Media Break: Not Meeting Societal Expectations as a Black Woman
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Hey beautiful people! Day 4 of my social media break has officially ended and I no longer hear Instagram, Snapchat or Twitter calling my name. Okay maybe just a little, but only for Instagram, haha. What’s been really great about this break is I’ve been a lot more focused on all the exciting things I … More Day 4 of Social Media Break: PLAN AND EXECUTE – Women With A Voice
Hey lovelies! Today is day 3 of my social media break and it is slowly coming to an end. I thought this would be a lot harder, but I’m actually doing pretty fine. I do catch myself wanting to check my phone during bus rides, but then I realize everything is deleted and recollect myself … More Day 3 of Social Media Break: Taking Time to do What Makes Me Happy!
It’s almost 12:00 am, I’m not home yet but I could not wait to write about my day. Day 2 of my social media break was amazing. It was full of laugher, love and peace. I woke up this morning feeling really good. Second semester had finally started and it was my first day back … More Day 2 of Social Media Break: First Day Back to School.
On December 28th 2016, I lost my grandmother. A mother, sister, friend, care-giver to many. It was a really heart-breaking loss because we’ve watched her suffer from Parkinson’s Disease for many years, but she had finally stop suffering a few days after Christmas. My grandmother was full of life, laughter, humour and care. She took … More For Grandma: Our Home
Hey bloggers, readers, lovers and friends. I’ve been going through a lot since January has begun, and for awhile I’ve just done nothing about it but complain and be unhappy. I know I have the power to change what’s going on in my life and to change how I feel, so I’ve decided to soul … More Soul Seeking: A break from Social Media. (Day 1)