Lifestyle

I Hate My Face (and What to Do If You Hate Yours)

Hey y'all! I have been struggling a lot with my self-esteem ever since I was a kid. I've come a long way but I still struggle with it. I've always hated what I saw when I looked in the mirror. I'm going to do another post on beauty standards for the 21st century. When I… Continue reading I Hate My Face (and What to Do If You Hate Yours)

Bookworm, Lifestyle

Get All You Need With “Beach Read”

Hey y’all! I was so excited to finally get to this book! I read Beach Read by Emily Henry and I have seen this book all over social media. First of all, it took me a while to pick it up. I did take it with me on my girls weekend but like I wasn't… Continue reading Get All You Need With “Beach Read”

Spiritual/Religion

Bad Christian

Hey y'all! As you know, I'm a bit more religious than most folks that I follow and I've never quite felt like a good christian. It doesn't mean that I don't try. I have been sitting back and reflecting on myself and my relationship with God. For a while, after meditating over what I'm studying,… Continue reading Bad Christian

Mental Health

How to Love Someone with Mental Health Struggles

Hey y'all! Loving someone with a mental illness is...a lot! It's not easy. It can seem like the other person is selfish. It can be a heavy load and it can be at times really frustrating. You don't want to turn the person away and seem like you don't care but also, you can only… Continue reading How to Love Someone with Mental Health Struggles

Bookworm, Lifestyle

“The Love Hypothesis” is What You Need In Your Life

Hey y’all! I just finished the book “The Love Hypothesis” by Ali Hazelwood and I enjoyed it a lot! I've been seeing it everywhere on BookTok and BookTube and Instagram and everyone said that they loved the book. I was a bit skeptical just because I didn't really know to expect but I was really… Continue reading “The Love Hypothesis” is What You Need In Your Life

Lifestyle

A Breath of Fresh Air (Kinda)

Hey y’all! I was recently on TikTok and on my for you page, I've been seeing quite a few videos of women who have never been in a relationship and how they weren't sought after by anyone and it really messed with them! Those posts (because there were lots of them) made me feel a… Continue reading A Breath of Fresh Air (Kinda)

Bookworm, Lifestyle

“Color Outside the Lines” for Once

Hey y’all! I come to you with another book review. Are y’all enjoying these by the way? I just love talking about about books and I'm happy that you're here for the ride. So thank you. Now to the goods! I have had this book (Color Outside the Lines: Stories about love) for a while… Continue reading “Color Outside the Lines” for Once

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

Lifestyle

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