There’s a quote about growth that I really love. It says … You are under no obligation to be the same person you were a year, month, or even 15 minutes ago. You have the right to grow. No apologies. I love this quote because there have been too many times in my life where I allowed others to place me in a box that they thought I fit in. The problem with that kind of thinking was that
I am all for boss a** women who link up and celebrate one another. It’s so important for us to share our stories with eachother. Recently, influencer and content creator, Courtney B. interviewed me for her site TheBWerd.com . We talked about my professional background as a beauty editor, how I became an influencer, and my struggles in the industry as well as what I would have done differently.
We are almost two weeks into the new year. 2017 marks a fresh start for new beginnings and a chance to make necessary changes with ourselves to be better than we were last year. This is a time where we all need to sit down and really reflect on our dreams, aspirations, goals, and self improvement (physically, mentally, and spiritually). Let’s throw yearly resolutions out the window
It’s the best month of the year, for a number of reasons. My birthday mainly … it’s the 30th and I’ll be twenty fine heyyyy! After visiting “Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks” exhibit at the High Museum in Atlanta, I was inspired to create a mood board for the new season.
I feel awake. My mind is more open that it has ever been before. I finally have some clarity. Clarity that has me craving knowledge, culture, understanding, and questioning things I’ve believed and believed in for years because of my surrounding influences blocking the birth of my own thought consciousness.
It’s funny how God works. It’s funny what happens when you decide to change your way of thinking. Life is a trip man, for real. I’ve acquired many successes and just as many failures. But I’ve decided to approach these “failures” as learning lessons instead of