Hey Beautiful People! All weekend I have been thinking about how to approach this blog post and I still haven’t figured it out. I guess its because I’m still processing what this post means and I don’t think I am ready to come to terms with everything that is. Last week my grandmother (mostly known … More My Inner Cookie Lyons at Nana’s Funeral
Hey Beautiful People! Finally the last week of January — feels like this month would never end. Nevertheless, I have checked in with myself, reflecting the past few weeks and making sure I am intentionally sourcing my needs. What I have discovered is in the past month, I have not experienced anxiety or depressive bouts, … More Keeping It Simple Keeps Me Sane
Hey Beautiful People! Originally I wasn’t going to post these photos for many reasons; as much as I love the outcome and vibes of the photos taken, I’m not too fond of how I look and the journey I was on. Even more reason, why I need to share today. Often we hear, you never … More Fearless Black Girl Magic with @MerelyMish!
Hey beautiful people! You know what? When I decided to be more transparent, show you all more of the real me, from my anxiety struggles to the real outfits I wear, I have felt more connected and more comfortable with you all. You sure know how to make a girl feel good about herself — … More Super Dope, the real me.
Hey Beautiful People! Lately I’ve been full of confidence (still grounded, of course) but, after I took my Senegalese twists out, I was worried it was all a facade. As I continue to grow on this self love journey, I wasn’t completely sure. So, I used some of my new products from #CC12DaysofGiveaways and finally … More Curl’s Dynasty Defines My Curls & Confidence!
Hey Beautiful People! I hope you all had a great weekend — and if you’re lucky — you’re off and able to celebrate Martin Luther King’s legacy and his day. If you’re like me and grinding through it all, we can still take the time to honor his gifts to our community and presence that … More More Than A Conqueror.
Hey Beautiful People! If your week was anything like mine it’s been heavy & full of reflection, protests, empowerment! I’m in full support of the movements that have been circling social media and plaguing the world this week but, as always, I need time to process and reflect. I needed a little self care. Plus, with … More Alive and Making Time To Live!
Hey Beautiful People! Just checking in for Week 2 and sending you well wishes on all of your journeys. I was reminded this week that it is not about the destination at the end of the journey but, more so about the journey itself. So often I forget. I can get so caught up in … More Walking Shoes for the Journey.
Hey Beautiful People! We have officially made it through our first week of 2018 and I don’t know about you but, I’m feeling like this year is going to be different. Last year I decided to make untried alternatives a thing in my life to become a better version of my old self, mainly because I … More The Way My Goals Are Set Up … Week 1 of 2018!
Hey Beautiful People! I just wanted to stop by and say thank you. Thank you for this past month on Instagram and #CC12DaysofGiveaways — thank you to every single one of you who participated, you’re the reason it was so amazing. I wanted to find a way to give back to you in a big … More Gratitude Your Way Through The Holidays!