Ayana Aden

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

Ayana Aden

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.

Ayana Aden

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

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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

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Self-care can be fun. Your self-care routine can be slapping on a $60 Glam Glow face mask, playing an Indie playlist on Spotify and taking selfies to document the process. It can mean taking care of your physical appearance – your hair, nails, skin. It can be staying in on a Saturday night to read

Ayana Aden

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

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