Reflections, Self Care

2018 Goals: Celebrate Yourself!!!πŸ₯‚πŸΎ

We're slowly approaching week three of 2018, and here I am wishing you a Happy New Year but better late than never I suppose (insert black girl shrugging emoji). Anyway, I hope your year is off to a great start! Last week, I attended an annual holiday party at my former place of employment and… Continue reading 2018 Goals: Celebrate Yourself!!!πŸ₯‚πŸΎ

Social Commentary

How I Feel When Someone Asks: “Who are you looking cute for?”

You wanna know something that irks me? When people see you dressed up and they automatically assume your reasoning for doing is due to a love interest. Like, I can't dress up just because, I don't know, maybe I felt like it? Now I don't make a habit out of dressing up for work. Jeans… Continue reading How I Feel When Someone Asks: “Who are you looking cute for?”

Inspirational, Social Commentary

FYI, Calling Someone Skinny is Body Shaming, Too!

Weight has been an issue for me literally since birth. I was a whopping three pounds when my mother delivered me, small enough to fit into the palm of her hand. When I was finally released from the NICU after almost three months, my father vowed that he would fatten me up and he succeeded.… Continue reading FYI, Calling Someone Skinny is Body Shaming, Too!