Between Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, etc., social media has become a major platform of engagement for most internet users. But according to mental health consultants social media has become a major anxiety-provoking factor. My question today is WHY? As entertaining and beneficial social media can be, people's constant need for validation can make social media… Continue reading Social Media Acceptance and Validation: Is it necessary?
As of lately, I have been on the mass journey to find the truth about health and fitness. I get beyond frustrated because I can gain the weight easily, but losing it sigh. Losing weight is another struggle, and honestly I give up before I give my body a chance to change. On this journey… Continue reading WHAT IS YOUR BODY TYPE
Book: Things Fall Apart--fiction Author: Chinua Achebe One of the first African novel that got worldwide praise. Chinua Achebe is a Nigerian, in this novel he documents Africa's spiritual history. He explores the culture of the Igbo before the arrival of European missionaries and colonization. The book has several themes that are central to the story: 1.… Continue reading Book Review: Things Fall Apart
whatever you are working hard for in life, make sure it is your passion.
I can say that I have completely lost focus on heavenly things. You have to shamelessly admit your shortcomings and move forward. As I lay in bed tonight I’m praying and asking God what’s missing. I don’t want another sermon. I don’t want to read another Christian blog. And as I searched my heart my… Continue reading Meditate day and night!
We have heard it before, don't be prideful. We also know what the Lord says in scripture. But I have to say I couldn't fully feel this until recently going through an experience with someone that I am close to. And I must say, PRIDE, well too much of it can make you have some… Continue reading PRIDE KILLS GROWTH
I'm excited to discuss Things Fall Apart written by Chinua Achebe! Who was Achebe’s intended audience? Who did he write Things Fall Apart for? What was he trying to communicate his audience? What does the opening epigraph by Yeats tell us about the novel? What themes does it introduce? Is Okonkwo destined for tragedy or… Continue reading BOOK CLUB
I’m on my way to the gym and I can’t stop thinking about smoked chicken wings from Shane’s. (Sigh) What happened to me and why did this become such a chore. There was a time when I found joy in working out and I was all about that gym life. Since motherhood it just hasn’t… Continue reading Why so HARD
I started my natural journey ten years ago. Although I am all about my natural hair and lifestyle, I have not always embraced my hair in its natural state. It took five years into my journey before I started to learn to embrace my hair in its unadulterated texture. My excuse was, it's just not… Continue reading I’M OVER PERFECT HAIR
Have you ever been that person in the room before an interview full of self-doubt? The person nervous because he is not confident in his capability to perform. That young girl in the mirror that can't recognize her own worth and beauty. We have all been there, despite the accomplishments you may have, still seems… Continue reading Lets Talk Insecurities!