On Saturday evening, I gathered with beautiful souls to celebrate both life and story. It was my most memorable Earth Day and I’d even go as far to say my day was "pretty lit." Lit with feel good energy, that is. Blissful opened hearts tuned into what seemed surreal; the StyleLikeU New York City Open Call. … Continue reading The StyleLikeU Revolution and Why You Should Be Following
I haven't dined inside of a McDonald's restaurant since I lived in the Bronx, New York. In High School, we were allowed to leave the school on our lunch break so the Jerome Avenue McDonald's was "popping." A majority of my friends and I were students in the MACY Honors and Gifted program. Most of … Continue reading A Side of Conversation
This post is going to be short...My only hope in writing is to positively impact readers. Many of us, especially the millennial bunch, joined the trend of seeking “the answer” to help us step into our destiny. We read books, spend hours reading quotes on Instagram and Pintrest, or watch “Guru” videos to help guide … Continue reading My Destiny? How do I get there?
FACT: The only way you can become successful is to train your mind. For the past few days, I felt a bit nostalgic. Just a week ago, I was in my hometown New York City surrounded by art, culture, and diversity. If life were an ice cream sundae those are the exact ingredients I’d need … Continue reading I Know, I Can!
Friendship, Fashion, Originality
It finally hit me…Life is what you make it. There is no other way to put it. There is no guru to bring forth your desires. As helpful as they may be, all of the life coaches in the world cannot gift you with your destiny. There is no magic ball to answer the questions … Continue reading When Life Hits The Fan
Dear Summer: Thanks for an epic ending… I moved to Central Florida seven Summers ago. We have the beaches, Cinderella’s castle, great resorts and all that good stuff. Yet, sometimes all I want in the Summer months is to be able to walk down the block to the bodega to purchase my stash of Swedish Fish, … Continue reading I Reminisce: Summer Memories and AfroPunk 2013
From creating a sweet brand of sneakers with her sister, to hosting BET's hit daily music show 106 and Park, Angela Simmons is taking over in both the media and fashion market. Known for her witty and positive persona, we have watched her grow from a budding business owner to a mogul. With sovereigns … Continue reading Angela I Am:The Fashion Yard
Last night VH1 viewers had the opportunity to watch the Do Something Awards show. This two-hour special, hosted by Sophia Bush, honored both celebrities and non-celebrities that place efforts into creating social change. Some of the celebrities honored included Jennifer Hudson, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, and Kelly Osbourne. Lyricist J. Cole, also an agent for social … Continue reading VH1’s Do Something Awards