Unhealthy Relationships

5 Reasons Women Lose Themselves in Relationships 

In most of my past relationships, I have been the one building and sustaining the love, trust, and intimacy. I would give my time, energy, money, and my heart in my relationships because I value making my-love, feel loved and appreciated. In most cases, this behavior is not viewed negatively. There is nothing wrong with […]

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Girl Talk

National “Best” Friends Day

Lately, I have been thinking a lot about my friendships from the past and present. I have struggled with maintaining friendships like most of us, and I have always wondered why… Of course we all have those friends that are in it until death do us part, but others have not sustained but they have […]

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Health and Wellness

How Do I Stay So Skinny?

Originally posted on Typically, Tierra:
This morning I walked into my classroom holding a bagel with cream cheese, totally normal. A coworker loudly asked “Tierra how do you stay so skinny?” With a mouthful of bagel I replied “I just do.” So you’re probably thinking “so what, that’s a compliment” but I disagree. Would you…

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Beauty

we are all Beautiful…we are all Ugly

I have heard men call Beyoncé ugly…Kim K., Halle Berry… Even when they are in full contour, there is some man that thinks they are not all that. Ugliness is subjective. Being Beautiful is subjective. So what’s the standard, right?

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women

A Beautiful Mold

We all have imperfections, but you have to find the beauty in your flaws because they are what make you uniquely beautiful!

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Girl Talk, poetry

Dear Women,

Don’t let anyone tell you to stop crying! Don’t let anyone tell you you are too emotional! Don’t let anyone tell you that you are weak! Don’t let anyone tell you, you will fail! Don’t you dare be afraid!

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women

3 Day Quote Challenge: Day 3

The standard of beauty, has become a negative epidemic that targets young women to see themselves as less than, inferior, or ugly if they do not look a certain way. Low self-esteem; a lack of self-love, self-respect, value, and overall inequality for us in society, are the result of this epidemic, any many have led to detrimental outcomes in order to escape this reality, including suicide.

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