Self Care

How To Actually Achieve Your Goals This Year

A brand new year means a clean slate to redefine yourself, repurpose your image, and reset your life. It means accepting the realities of last year, to actively choose to move forward and embrace the unknown. It’s also the perfect time to figure out how to actually achieve your goals this year. To decide that …

Continue Reading
Self Care

How to Slay the Rest of 2018

There are approximately 76 days until the end of 2018, depending on when you’re reading this. That’s 1864 amount of hours that could be spent towards your goals, if you’re Type A like myself. If you’re also anything like me, your 2018 New Years’ resolutions are probably collecting dust at the bottom of your purse. …

Continue Reading
Self Care

How To Forgive Someone Who Hurt You

Learning how to forgive someone who hurt you is, by far, one of the hardest things to master. For one, it requires two things: the forgiveness of others, and forgiveness of yourself. Learning how to forgive someone who hurt you is difficult because a mix of feelings are involved. Someone may have hurt you and …

Continue Reading
Self Care

The Ultimate Summer Bucket List

Make your summer 2018 the best ever, with the ultimate summer bucket list. Unlike its colder counterpart (the icy death that is winter), summertime brings excitement and joy at the thought of being outside, mainly because of the longer days and shorter nights. The days of hibernating from the cold are finally over! When I …

Continue Reading
Self Care

Alone On Your Birthday? Read This

Today’s my birthday. My mom reminded me today: “Sweetheart, you’re going to be alone on your birthday this year”. I’m entering into my late 20s. Translation: I’m still young enough where I can blame my reckless mistakes on my youth, but old enough to know (and do) better. My friends like to party on their …

Continue Reading
black woman leaning over the head of a black man
Self Care

You Should Date Your Best Friend – Here’s Why

Love can suck. Love can suck hard. But it can also be beautiful, honest, raw, emotional, and fulfilling in a way you’ve never known before, if you let it in. I come before you as someone who doesn’t have much dating experience. You’re probably wondering why the hell I should be giving dating advice. But …

Continue Reading