Lifestyle

Beauty in the 21st Century

Hey y’all! I was on TikTok recently and someone posted a video of them on a plane full of women returning from having BBL surgery. If you don't know what a BBL is, basically its when you get fat removed from one part of your body and put it in your butt. It has become… Continue reading Beauty in the 21st Century

Lifestyle, Mental Health

SAD is a Beast

Hey y’all! As you know, I have times when I struggle with my mental health. I’ve been diagnosed with depression and anxiety and it’s definitely a dark cloud looming over me sometimes. The last few months of the year are really hard for me mentally and emotionally. This is around the time I tend to… Continue reading SAD is a Beast

Lifestyle, Mental Health

Resilience Burnout is Real and How To Deal

Hey y’all! You know, life is not easy. I was just venting to a friend about how I'm tired of being resilient and I just wanted a break in life. If you're like, hey that came out of nowhere. Not quite. You see, I was reflecting over my life and how much hardship I had… Continue reading Resilience Burnout is Real and How To Deal

Lifestyle

What Happened to Promoting Black Education on TV?

Hey y’all! Recently, Funky Dineva made a video on how people who went to PWIs (Predominantly White Institute) shouldn't be looked down upon by people who went to HBCU's (Historically Black Colleges & Universities). I can attest to when I was at the FSU (Florida State University) and heavily using Twitter, every now and then,… Continue reading What Happened to Promoting Black Education on TV?

Lifestyle

Affirmations for Love, Life, and Everything Between

Hey y’all! I don’t know about you but affirmations are pretty cool. So what's an affirmation? It's basically when you are affirming something. It's a process of positive thinking and self-empowerment. Basically, if you think positive thoughts, more positive things will be drawn to you. Now I'm not talking about toxic positivity and believing that… Continue reading Affirmations for Love, Life, and Everything Between

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