Think Like A Monk – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I’ve stumbled upon this book because my therapist kept suggesting it to me and so I finally decided to check it out. I’ve seen his videos before in the past and I saw him on Jada Pinkett-Smith’s Red Table Talk on Facebook which helped me to learn about him even more. He isn’tContinue reading “Think Like A Monk – A Book Review”

Smoke Gets In Your Eyes & Other Lessons from the Crematory – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I’m back with another book review. I’m really excited about this book because it was a prompt from my book club that’s on Goodreads. The prompt was to read a book from a Youtuber or Blogger, etc and when I saw Caitlin Doughty’s name, I was so happy. I had gone back andContinue reading “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes & Other Lessons from the Crematory – A Book Review”

Knowing Your Worth and Letting God Handle the Rest

Hey y’all! Something happened to me recently and it just made me feel much better about myself and I don’t know maybe some of you are experiencing the same thing. So I went on job interview after job interview after job interview (I was leaving my school. Part of the reason can be found hereContinue reading “Knowing Your Worth and Letting God Handle the Rest”

Be Not Far From Me – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I’m back with another book review! For the teacher book club that I am part of, our book for the month of May was Be Not Far From Me by Mindy McGinnis, the same author who wrote the book Heroine. I was kind of excited to read it because I’m not really anContinue reading “Be Not Far From Me – A Book Review”

Breaking the Cycle

Hey y’all! I was listening to a video on Instagram earlier today and it was from Funky Dineva and he was talking about black people having to unlearn certain behaviors to break generational curses. What is a generational curse? It is the cumulative effect on a person of things that their ancestors did, believed, orContinue reading “Breaking the Cycle”

The Host – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I’m back with another review! By the way, how are you guys enjoying these reviews? I’m having a great time gushing over books and I just love giving my honest opinion on books. I think next I’m going to do the Shadow and Bones Trilogy but like in one post. Maybe. I’m comingContinue reading “The Host – A Book Review”

Who’s Timeline Is It Anyway?

Hey y’all! It’s the summer and since I’ve been on break, I’ve had tons of time to reflect on my life. I don’t know, whenever I experience changes in my life, I start to reflect on where I am and where I want to be. Sometimes though, the thought will come to me like, girl,Continue reading “Who’s Timeline Is It Anyway?”

Eliza and Her Monsters – A Book Review

Hey y’all! I have recently finished this book, Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia, and I must say, I highly suggest everyone read this book. I discovered this book from YouTube, from Janenine from Thisstoryaintover. I was intrigued because it’s a story that dealt with a shy and introverted character who wrote a comic.Continue reading “Eliza and Her Monsters – A Book Review”

Boundaries: We Need Them

Hey y’all! Recently, a blogger sent a love note about boundaries and it made me think, I need to talk more about it. I will admit, I’m not the greatest person with boundaries BUT I have seen a huge improvement with it over the last two or three years. One of my favorite bloggers, CaraContinue reading “Boundaries: We Need Them”

The City We Became – A Book Review

Hey y’all As you may or may not know, I’m in a book club for teachers online and I joined so that I can broaden my knowledge on the different books out there and I also like having people that I can talk books with! Anyway, for February (Black History Month) this book, The CityContinue reading “The City We Became – A Book Review”