I hit a creative slump around August, hence why my last blog post was in July. After hosting two successful events earlier in the year, attending and covering some other amazing shindigs, producing a radio show, and then launching my own podcast, all while working multiple roles in my job...I just kind of got stuck. … Continue reading My 3 Month Slump|Hurricane Harvey & Astros World Series
Yesterday, I was wearing my new statement head wrap that I got from my friend's fashion accesory line. I went to visit my mom and she asked me what it said. "It's says 'MELANIN MAGIC,'" I told her. She was confused about what my wrap's statement actually meant. When my mom was growing up, she had … Continue reading Why is ‘MELANIN’ The New Statement?
The more that I have grown to know, love, and understand who I am as a woman, the more I want to be around other women who are doing the same thing. It is really nothing like being surrounded by like-minded individuals and connecting over your common bonds. Last Saturday, I had the opportunity to … Continue reading 7th Annual Dare 2 Aspire Conference | Atlanta based women’s conference comes to Houston for the first time.
I haven't written about myself in a while. This morning I felt pulled out of bed to do so. A few months ago, I found myself in a doctor’s office. I was having these symptoms that were freaking me out. My heart felt funny. I could feel my heart beat. I could feel these flutters … Continue reading 5 Tips that helped me get rid of my heart problem
Culture fascinates me. I love hearing about where people are from, what it's like there, what their families are like, what do they eat? I love hearing languages, accents, and different dialects. I like seeing different hair styles and clothing choices from around the world. Hearing people speak proudly of their heritage and their sense … Continue reading Black History Month | What is there to be PROUD of as a black person?