“i’m made from pure perfection”

“i’m made from pure perfection”

In the spirit of falling in love with myself, I thought I’d share this song lyric from Ledisi’s “Higher Than This”. In it, she sings of the love of God and this love is behind the creation of mankind. She also sings about self love Read on…

growing up married

growing up married

When I was 7 years old, I knew exactly how my wedding was going to look. It was going to be a beach theme, since I was born near the beach and consider it (and the arms of my future husband) as my earthly home. Read on…

i took myself on a date

i took myself on a date

As a 24-year old single woman with no kids or serious love interests, I’ve been on this life-long quest to learn how to cope with my *ahem* loneliness. At times, I feel like such a failure in my single-hood as I scroll through social media Read on…

strong black woman

strong black woman

I feel as though there’s this common ideology passed through generations of black females that tells of the strength, dignity, and perseverance in the midst of chaos and adversity that is buried in each of us and is unleashed just when we need it most. Read on…