Therapy saved me from suicide. I thought I'd share my journey. Therapy helped me realize that you should always plant seeds of courage, confidence, and motivation so they can bloom during your darkest days.
Halloween always sneaks up on me! Always! Probably because I didn't grow up celebrating a traditional Halloween in my religious house. We went to church nights, dressed up as 'safe' characters, and enjoyed autumn themed games. No shade, I still had fun (and got candy). Now days, the CREATIVITY that goes into costumes blows me [...]
Happy October! Oh my, I've been reading all my friend's posts on Instagram and everyone is surprised how quickly September went by. I agree! September flew by and now we are a couple weeks from the holiday season! Wow! Since it's officially Fall 2018 this is the perfect time to celebrate CHANGE! Have you noticed [...]
Today is the First Day of Fall! Listen, I love all the seasons, but FALL is BAE! It's the perfect mix of warm days, cool nights, beautiful scenery, and excited events. Dressing for Fall might be my most favorite sport! The layers, oh the wonderful layers! But, when it comes to Fall Fashion in the [...]
I started a new chapter this week! I started working on my NEXT BOOK! Before I get deep into the writing process, I wanted to discuss the journey of turning blog-posts into book pages. Going from 'just a blogger' to a full fledged author, has been fulfilling and challenging. In this post we'll discuss the [...]
If you've been blogging for more than two years you may start feeling blogger burnout or Blogger fatigue. What brought you into the blogging game may not interest you anymore. It may be time to change your focus; change your niche. The team over at the Blogger Xchange asked me to give advice on how [...]
It happens to every blogger who's been putting in that good work. You photos are great, you've been posting on your site consistently, and your social media following is rising organically. Then, you get an email from the brand that you've been stalking! Yes! If you remember from my 'Blogging While Broke' post, most bloggers [...]
#Bloggerlife: My life, doesn't always revolve around my weight or my clothes. Can you be fat, and blog, without being considered a plus-size blogger?
This month in celebrating turning 40! Wow! So, for my birthday, I decided to give readers a discount on my book, Jack and Ahlia! For the rest of June, get Jack and Ahlia for 40% off! It's my birthday wish to get as many FIVE STAR ratings on Amazon as possible. That means more people [...]
Let's talk about underwear! Y'all, I'm mad at people wear the WRONG UNDERWEAR at the WRONG TIME! I'm mad at people wearing too small panties, too big panties, and just sad panties. Also, did you KNOW that you are supposed to get new underwear EVERY SIX MONTHS! Yes, girl! Like, throw the daily panties away [...]