Lifestyle

Family Matters

Hey y'all!! I don't know about you but I have noticed lots of family drama in the internet. From Britney Spears's drama with her sister Jamie Lynn Spears on who supported whom to Kim Kardashian and Kanye West and their drama with their daughter Chicago's birthday party to the late singer Jenni Rivera's family fighting… Continue reading Family Matters

Bookworm, Lifestyle

“The Vanishing Half” is a Must Read

Hey y'all! I have been hearing about "The Vanishing Half" for a while now. It was written by Brit Bennett and I have heard nothing but great things about it. In fact, it is going to be a film adaptation of it in the near future. It involves the subject of passing, which is when… Continue reading “The Vanishing Half” is a Must Read

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Another Trip Around the Sun

Hey y’all! This post will be a super quickie! Recently, it was my birthday (October 12th) and usually, I hate it. I hate my birthday because it's basically yet another reminder of what's missing in my life (like a hubby and kids). However, I have been inspired by media maven, Monique Mitchell (which by the… Continue reading Another Trip Around the Sun

Health/Wellness, Lifestyle

What to Do When Life Just Sucks

Hey y'alI! I don't know about you but it's been a rough few weeks for me. With me being reassigned (read about it here)and my birthday coming up soon, I've just been going through it. I couldn't eat, I couldn't sleep. I stopped exercising. I wanted to die. Now I'm sure there are people out… Continue reading What to Do When Life Just Sucks

Bookworm, Lifestyle

The Poet X – A Book Review

Hey y’all! You know what I realized? It's Hispanic Heritage Month and this book and the next book that I will review were written by Latinas! How awesome is that? Anyway, I'm back with a new book review. This time, I read The Poet X, a YA contemporary story about a girl finding her voice.… Continue reading The Poet X – A Book Review

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How to Deal with Grief

Hey y’all! Grief has been on my heart and mind for a while now and I decided to go ahead and talk about it because maybe what I'm going through someone else is going through it too and you never know who you'll bless. Grief, just like healing, ebbs and flows. Some days, I'm good.… Continue reading How to Deal with Grief

Bookworm, Lifestyle

The curious incident of the dog in the night-time- A Book Review

Hey y’all! I’m back with another book review! Today, I'm reviewing a book that has taken me a really long time to read. That book is the curios incident of the dog in the night-time by mark haddon. Like I said, it took me a really long time to start and finish this book. I… Continue reading The curious incident of the dog in the night-time- A Book Review

Lifestyle

How to Host Your Family Reunion on Zoom

Hey y’all We recently had our family reunion (via zoom) and I had a lot of mixed emotions as the time drew near. Now, to answer the question of, why did you have a family reunion on zoom? Well simply put, there's technically still a pandemic going on (Florida accounts for 20% of new COVID… Continue reading How to Host Your Family Reunion on Zoom

Health/Wellness, Lifestyle

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, or… Continue reading Breaking the Cycle