motherhood

Lyrics for Life 

To every mother and parent that is dealing with a child that is struggling with anger or depression, the late Mr. Rodgers has captured our hearts by showing love and support to every child. I had to share this quote and song from a man who dedicated his life to uplifting all youth and children […]

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Health and Wellness

A Healthy Mind: the story of a thick girl

“After giving birth to my daughter, I gained weight, and entered the 200 lb. club. In my mind, I expected that I would get my body back immediately. Of course it takes time to lose weight and so the process didn’t go as expected. As a result, there are times when I hate what I see in the mirror. At some point I realized that I was body shaming myself.” (blog contribution to Rock Your Reality, Pinkspen)

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Self-love Tips

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 kind words to 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 […]

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women

20 Quotes of Desire

We all have desires; things we want to accomplish, our goals and dreams. In some cases, we desire someone; a person to fill the void, complete us, and to spend the rest of our lives with. In other cases, we desire to be wealthy, get a job, have children, or to just be whatever our […]

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women

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!

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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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My Blogger Life

Blogger Recognition Award II

I can’t believe someone else nominated me for a Blogger Recognition Award! This Darling Adventure, I just want to thank you, so much, for believing in the focus of my writing! Please check out this blog, which is “dedicated to discovering and sharing the beauty found in travel, creativity, and stories” (This Darling Adventure).

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