• A Goal without a Plan
    Life

    Let’s Talk about It

    Peeks in…is this thing on? Hey hey Queens. So…shall we address the elephant in the room? Where have I been??? It’s a long story and I’ve been procrastinating for awhile but…

  • The Year of Consistency
    Life

    The Year of Consistency

    As 2016 was coming to end, I started to think about what my focus word for the new year would be. I’ve been practicing using a focus word since 2015 when…

  • Black Santa
    Life

    Representation Matters…or Black Santa

    A few days ago we were driving through my dream neighborhood. A diverse suburb right outside of Philadelphia. I won’t mention the name but just know, it’s on the vision board…

  • A Quick Note
    Life

    A Quick Note

    Hey friends. You know that moment when you realize the thing that you thought you got over, you didn’t? Yea. So that was me. My last post, I really thought I…

  • Forward, Always
    Life

    Forward, Always

    Who else is dreaming of binge watching Netflix with a glass of wine and ice cream for the next 4 years weekend? Yea, me too. Hey, I didn’t say I was…

  • So...What Now
    Life

    So…What Now?

    Peeks out from under the covers Okay okay okay. I know I was supposed to post yesterday. But y’all, for the sake of my sanity I had to take a mental…

  • superwoman
    Life

    The Superwoman Complex

    What day are we on? Oh yea, day 8. Yesterday’s post was full of bright spirits and happiness. I’d like to warn you that there’s none of that here. It got…

  • Permission
    Life

    Giving Myself Permission

    I bought Elizabeth Gilbert’s Big Magic a couple months ago. Remember that “In Between” space I was in? Yea, I picked it up then. From what I’d heard about it so…

  • The One Thing
    Life

    The One Thing

    As the holiday season comes upon us, I’ve already lowkey found myself starting to think about all the things. Will I be hosting Thanksgiving dinner or just keeping it small with…

  • White Pumpkins
    Life

    Day 5: Pushing Through

    Disclaimer: This post has nothing to do with white pumpkins. I had every intention of sharing a recipe post today. Cheesesteak sliders. They might be the only Facebook recipe I’ve gotten…

  • Kitchen
    Life

    In the Kitchen: My Real Life Cooking Hacks

    “How do you do it all?” I feel like I get this question every other day. I seriously want to answer “all what?!” Maybe it’s because I mysteriously get asked this…

  • A Goal without a Plan
    Life

    A Goal without a Plan is Just a Dream…

    Every year around this time–and again around the end of the school year–I start to think about new planners. I am a planner, sometimes to a fault. Seriously. Even my plans…

  • Worth the Wait
    Life

    Worth the Wait

    When I was younger I wanted to be a lawyer. I changed my mind once I learned how many years you have to go to school in order to become one.…

  • Style

    Favorite Fall Jeans

    It’s been awhile since I’ve had a style post here. Truth is, I have been trying to get my wardrobe together. Back in the spring, I decided to go the capsule…