My Life Be Like

The She Series – “Hey Ladies”

Hello Ladies! Today on The She Series, I'm going to leave you with a little affirmation. When writing my poetry book, The Diary of She, it was important that I not only show my flaws and open up about my feelings but to also help uplift and inspire other women. This poem is a reminder to… Continue reading The She Series – “Hey Ladies”

My Life Be Like

My Weight Loss Battle

The scale, it's not a girl's best friend but more like the girl across the hall that gave you dirty looks and made up rumors about you in school. It's legit my worst enemy, yet I can't help but go back to it hoping it will stop deceiving me. I know, I hear it all… Continue reading My Weight Loss Battle

Hidden Gems

Exploring Brooklyn: Women of Color Owned Businesses (Peace and Riot Edition)

In continuing my search for local WOC (Women of Color) owned businesses, I came upon  Peace and Riot. Located in Bed Stuy, I decided to make my way over and check them out. Peace and Riot melts perfectly into the scenery of parks, trees, small shops and brownstones in Bed Stuy. Peace and Riot is… Continue reading Exploring Brooklyn: Women of Color Owned Businesses (Peace and Riot Edition)

Hidden Gems

Exploring Brooklyn: Women of Color Owned Businesses (Camera Ready Kutz Inc. Edition)

As of last September, I've been a proud, bad, baldie. To save money, I bought a set of clippers, and began maintaining my hair at home. I also cut my own hair because I didn't feel safe with anyone else. As a woman, going to the barbershop has been an intimidating experience, especially if I'm… Continue reading Exploring Brooklyn: Women of Color Owned Businesses (Camera Ready Kutz Inc. Edition)