Goodbye 2019, Hello 2020

This year has been a roller coaster to say the least. I changed my mind (again) about my career and decided to go back to school to pursue the career I’ve always wanted. I had a few set backs here and there throughout the year with different things, as I’m sure we all do. Some…

Date the Man that Will Let Your Sister Give Him a “Makeover”

I hesitated writing this one. Only because it went through my head that my wonderful boyfriend may be embarrassed that he wore makeup. He may be embarrassed of what his friends might think if they were to see my blog and see the pictures. But then I thought, if he were truly embarrassed he wouldn’t…

Here’s Why I Write

When I started this blog, I was dead set on having an idea of what I wanted to write and I had planned to write all the time. Now, almost a year later, I write here and there, but not near as much as I wanted to and my blog posts are very random ideas….

be-YOU-tiful, just the way you are.

Lauren Chamberlain, an American softball player, was featured in ESPN’s Magazine The Body Issue of 2018 posing for nude sports pictures. Normally, I’m not one to care about what magazine articles or posts about women posing for pictures like this because it’s always been super skinny models in these types of articles. However, this one…

Writer’s Block: Allow Yourself to Grow

It’s been almost four months since I’ve written anything due to this terrible thing a lot of writers struggle with called, the dreaded writer’s block. However, over this period of time since I’ve last had any incredible thoughts that I felt I needed to share, I’ve been doing a lot of soul searching and a…

To those who’s lives are EXTRA Special

Several times in my life, I’ve heard my mama apologize to me. She would often say, “I’m sorry life has not been fair to you.” The reason she’d say this, is because being a sibling to a special needs child means everyone’s lives revolve around them, and no, that’s never a bad thing. For some…

How My Happy Place Healed Me

Over the past two years, and especially this last year, I struggled with a lot of things. I struggled with losing my Papa, whom I was extremely close to. I struggled with losing friends, relationships, and at times I feel I had lost myself. Of course, these are all things everyone will go through at…