I never wanted to choose anyone over you… But I realized the person I had to choose was me. -Imani B. Stewart-Jackson
I beat my alarm by one minute today, Thank God. I rather the smell & sound of warm April rain hitting the window pain awake me. Every morning I wanted to throw that damn iPhone against the wall. It was 6:14 AM and Deuce had already fallen back asleep after calling out from work. He … Continue reading Deuce
Recently, I was asked if I would ever consider being a stepmother. My opinion was specifically warranted for one reason. To know me is to know I absolutely LOVE my step-dad who has been married to my mother for 22 years. So much so, it feels weird saying step. I have a strained relationship with … Continue reading To be a step parent or not?
I had so many things in my mind I wanted to say to him. They all came to screeching halt when I opened my mouth. “Do you love me?” “Yes, of course, you know that.” “I actually have a better question...do you love yourself?” “Yes... I do.” “OK, being that you love yourself, do … Continue reading The thing about love
There is no such thing as an overnight success. NONE. Take your time and keep working at it. Remy was literally down seven winters & six summers. The worst thing you could ever do is count the underdog out. It’s something about people thinking you can’t, won’t & shouldn't that invigorates you. Take pride in being … Continue reading 4 Things Remy Ma reminded us about Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship isn’t for everyone but I believe everyone should experience the joys of living out their dream. Butttttt dreams take money and time, time & money. I’ve talked to friends and associates alike that want to break the monotony of the 9-5 cycle. We all know wanting something and knowing how to obtain it are … Continue reading 5 Ways to build your dream while still working your 9-5
*MESSAGE* Truth be told...everyone wants to be someone’s hero and everyone at one point in time wants to be saved. Sometimes we are just drawn to toxic people. I recently read an article detailing why we are attracted to toxic people. One of the reasons the article stated is because we are “fixers”. Then it … Continue reading Work on YOU, before you work on them!
Every day I get messages from the universe that I am on the right path with this entrepreneurship & dating blog. I am beginning to notice I am not the only one wanting to explore the nitty gritty of relationships in your 20’s & 30’s. I don’t watch a lot of television, at all. … Continue reading Make Up X Break Up
The thing about love is its simple, not easy but simple. People make it hard, harder than it was ever intended to be. The truth is love at its root is an indescribable feeling. One can never really find the right words to fit the feeling. Often the words are inadequate and do not compare … Continue reading The thing about love…
Every school I attended was small compared to others. I got use to intimate settings and small group learning. I say that to say; when I began venturing out of the comfort zone of my small C.M.E. church and visiting Enon Tabernacle I was a little overwhelmed. Considering, it has a 5,000 occupant capacity sanctuary. … Continue reading #wcw: Whitney & The Reclaimed