2016: A Year in Reflection

2016 was a hell of a year! Over the past 12 months, I attended New York Fashion Week for the first time, I was laid off from my job of two and a half years, I met the legendary Calvin Murphy, I started my own blog, I stepped outside of my comfort zone, I questioned […]

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Making Moves: Chatting It Up at the 2nd Annual La Lutte Queens Round Table Panel

The 2nd Annual La Lutte Queens Round Table Panel was a brilliant event that brought women of all backgrounds together to motivate and empower their deepest ambitions and goals. Surprisingly, I was invited by La Lutte founder, Brittany Hall. to serve as a featured panelist alongside three other vibrant #GirlBosses including author & poet Donielle Pace, […]

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4 Ways to Make the Most of The Christmas Season

The holiday season is one of the most magical times of the year! The world is filled with an impenetrable joy, temperatures start to drop and the new year lurks just around the corner. We draft our Christmas lists to jolly ‘ol St. Nick and, for a few short weeks, there is a warm and […]

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The #Insecure Effect: How Issa Rae and Melina Matsoukas Made Us All Rethink the Power of Bank Tellers

Issa Rae and Melina Matsoukas are the real MVPs of 2016. They’ve taken the dating plight of every African-American millennial (typically ages 25-34) and introduced a ground-breaking sitcom, Insecure, that gives us real situations that we can actually relate to. And, they’ve officially won our hearts. Personally, I found myself drawn to Molly’s struggle of […]

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