• The Dream Work
    Life

    The Dream Work

    I’ve always wanted my writing to help, inspire, empower, or uplift my people. Especially black women. From my creative endeavors–like this blog–to my freelance work, to volunteering in my community, it’s…

  • Carefree Summer
    Life Motherhood

    Carefree Summer ’17

    The summer solstice is upon us, summer break has arrived for my boys, and I have absolutely nothing planned for this entire summer. I’m affectionately dubbing this #ourcarefreesummer and will be…

  • Wardrobe Essentials
    Style

    On My Radar: Wardrobe Essentials

    Every season I start to feel that familiar pull that makes me think about downsizing my closet. I’ve thought about building a capsule more times than I can count but I’ve…

  • Perspective
    Life

    Perspective

    The only difference between a flower and a weed is a judgement. ~ Wayne Dyer As much as I am a coffee girl at heart, there’s something about those teacup messages,…

  • A Hair Journey
    Beauty

    A Hair Journey

    Hair…is an interesting thing. For so many years, I feel like my hair was just…a thing in the background. You know, like, aside from maintaining it, I never put too much…

  • Wandering or Lost
    Life

    Am Writing

    Not all who wander are lost. ~ J.R.R. Tolkien No matter how hard I try, I’m just not good at wandering. I wish I was though because I’m almost certain that…

  • Life

    Well Spent

     A weekly reflection + a few links for you.  Another week in the books. I can’t believe we’re already approaching halfway through May. And only two months away from my 30th…

  • Communicating with God
    Life

    Communicating with God

    I’ve always been a firm believer that there are no coincidences. Things happen intricately with each other throughout our lives, piece by piece to form the bigger picture in which we…

  • Food Diary: Breakfast
    Life

    My Food Diary Vol I

    So…I’ve been trying to figure out the best way to share my food journey. As you know–and if you don’t know, start here–food is at the cornerstone of my natural based…

  • Beauty Boss Things
    Life

    Beauty Boss Things

    Totally off topic but, does anyone else go through this weird thing where you carve out this special piece of the day to finally find time to write only to find…

  • Intentions
    Life

    The Thing You Should Know About Intentions

    Hey friends. Hope your April has been treating you well. The season of harvest and manifest is well underway and life for me has been going through a growth phase. Right…

  • My Favorite Teacher
    Life Motherhood

    Listen to the Babies

    This motherhood thing is tough work. Work that I signed up for, but tough all the same. Especially when you’re trying to raise really awesome children, that are confident, happy, loved…

  • April Intentions
    Life

    April Intentions

    Happy April! Something about this month always feels fresh. Like, a new world of promise and opportunity is opened up to us, just ripe for the manifesting. New months always feel…

  • Currently
    Life

    Currently…

    Today, was such a gloomy day here in Philly. I almost didn’t write this post which is why it’s coming at you way too late at night but, better late than…

  • Being Mediocre
    Life

    Let’s Talk About Being “Mediocre”

    I stumbled across a post on Facebook last week that touched me to my core. The writer, and everything she was saying resonated so deeply with me. That’s one thing I…