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Slow Down & Be Present With This Version Of You

Remember to stay present with this version of you. This is a reminder I am telling myself right now. Recently, I've been somewhat freaking out about becoming a mom. I've been so excited for so long but with my due date approaching in just over a month, I'm starting to feel all the fears and … Continue reading Slow Down & Be Present With This Version Of You

It’s Okay If The Holidays Aren’t So Joyful

It's okay if the holidays are hard for you.  I was always someone who associated the holidays with joy. The holidays always were a joyous time for me and my family. As I got older, it became less about material items or the food and more about the time spent with some of my favorite … Continue reading It’s Okay If The Holidays Aren’t So Joyful

Finding The Joy Again

I'm starting to feel joy again. What an amazing feeling. I remember telling my therapist shortly before my mom passed that one of my goals was to be able to truly feel laughter and joy again. I spoke about how life felt less joyful, and moments of laughter felt almost out of body, and that … Continue reading Finding The Joy Again

rebuilding Myself

In the face of loss I am rebuilding myself. Y'all, it's been a while. Over a month since I last blogged. Over a month since I've really been engaged on social media for my speaking page. I needed this break. I still feel like I could take a longer break, but I think I am … Continue reading rebuilding Myself

Taking a Break

If something is starting to feel more like a chore, it could be a sign for you to take a break. As many of you know, blogging hasn't been easy for me and I think the word chore definitely describes how I feel about it currently. And I don't want it to feel that way. … Continue reading Taking a Break