Simple Words of Wisdom

​Lean on loved ones. Do something for someone without them knowing. Hold someone close. Speak truth. Advocate for the elderly, children and women. Speak kindly about yourself.  Live life to the fullest. Regret nothing. Learn from your mistakes. Cry hard, it's okay. Defy hatred. Love your body. Dance all night long like no one is … Continue reading Simple Words of Wisdom

The Blog-aholic Award

This is the 3rd type of award that I have received in my blogging career!!! I am so thankful to Scottish Muslimah who nominated me for The Blog-aholic Award; for her for her recognition of my purpose in creating my blog, for her kind words, advice, and continuous support. Please check out her blog where … Continue reading The Blog-aholic Award

Challenging Feminism

Women have come so far. I reblogged this post because of the validity of some of the points the original blogger made. Truly valid. I think we as women have made much progress, but there is still more to fight for because equality is essential in all areas of life for women and men. Keep … Continue reading Challenging Feminism

My Gratitude Journal: Day 5

Five African American leaders that I am thankful/grateful for because without their service, dedication, and motivation to continue to fight for equality, we would not be where we are today!

I Hate That Word…

I read a post that completely disturbed me. I am beyond disappointed. I am hurt and enraged as I write these words. It's hard for me to understand how someone could be so simple-minded, belittling, ignorant, and absent-minded of the words that they use ... Scrolling through the WordPress Reader, I cam across a blog post … Continue reading I Hate That Word…

Is ‘Equality’ taking the ‘Lady’ out of Women Today?

It is extremely difficult to be a modern woman. The financial demands alone, have made it almost impossible to be a stay-at-home mom, because if most of us didn't work, we would be considered low-income. I shared this post because as a fairly new mother myself who struggled financially due to the Family and Medical … Continue reading Is ‘Equality’ taking the ‘Lady’ out of Women Today?

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.