Last week I was blessed enough to have the opportunity to visit Agadir, Morocco. Morocco is a beautiful country, with friendly people, complimented by a laid back, seemingly safe atmosphere. Culture and people In 1990 an earthquake occurred in Agadir, destroying most of the original architecture of Agadir. If you do want to see what … Continue reading My top 5 reasons to visit Morocco.
So I'm just scrolling through Instagram and I'm just seeing so many beautiful faces. Today my sister and I were speaking on the phone saying that with every passing generation social media is becoming more of an epidemic. An epidemic which is probably going to ruin us. I believe that we are limiting ourselves. Limiting … Continue reading There’s more to life than being pretty.
Repeat after me, when you say, 'I don't have time today', what you're really saying is that an activity or that particular person is not a priority to you right now. You're saying that other things are more important. So when you say I don't have time to attend that event, or cook that balanced … Continue reading I’m sick of hearing ‘I don’t have time..’
To be a born a woman is to be seen as less than a man (one chromosomal difference). To be born black is to be seen as inferior to those with Caucasian ancestry (one amino acid difference, it's just melanin). However these two 'small' differences change everything. Change the way one views the world. Most definitely … Continue reading #Makethemfeeluncomfortable2017
Einstein said it best: 'Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, but expecting different results.' To a great extent we are in control of changing how we feel. I think sometimes we get into the rut of actually getting comfortable where we are. Repeat after me... 'I am in charge of my … Continue reading Do something different!
There is so much truth in this quote by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (which I'm sure you've probably heard in Beyonce's song Flawless)... 'We raise girls to see each other as competitors not for jobs or accomplishments, which I think can be a good thing, but for the attention of men.' If you get a chance … Continue reading When females empower females
There was time in my Christian life where I spent very little of my time in prayer. How can we claim to be Christian, if we do not talk to the one we claim to serve?... Faith is not easy. It's not easy to kneel down in the middle of your empty bedroom and talk … Continue reading Wake. Pray. Slay.
A few months ago my friend, we'll call her Sophie, came to me and shared what was going on from the inside of her situationship. (Now if you're confused by the term situationship please go read my post Allow Situationships! so you're up to date). Sophie explained to me that she did not understand where she stood … Continue reading BoyBye (Post-Situationship)
Define Situationship: 'A relationship that has no label on it.. like a friendship but more than a friendship but not quite a relationship.' This definition is from the Urban Dictionary . So simply put, a situationship is somewhere between a situation and a relationship. When I think of a situationship I think of stagnancy, zero movement (you'd … Continue reading Allow Situationships!
I will never forget the day one of my male friends voiced his opinion that being in a relationship gives one status, implying that single individuals were below those in relationships on the popular scale. I remember not quite agreeing with what he said, but also not knowing how to respond. Years later I have … Continue reading Is marriage on the To Do List?