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To you, a woman without limit

I pray that you recognize the power you possess by being who you are. A limitless woman. That you understand that true strength is a by-product of courage, determination and will, but not gender.

The era of instant gratification

The best things in life are those that we have to work hard for. Right?

Not afraid

How do you rid yourself of fears that keep up at night? 

When the silence is loud

 What do you do when the silence gets loud. when you don't recognize the person you were a few years ago...

Your life is perfect

There is a beautiful lady in my graduate class. Long legs. Chocolate skin tone. Always in a pair of heels. I don’t think there are many people who can pull off her grace and confidence. Absolutely stunning! She is what every 20-year-old wishes to look like in her 30s.


Let's pretend

Let’s pretend for a second that you are great. Not alright. Or fair. But great.

That no one is better than you, smarter than you or more blessed than you, at this very moment. Narcissistic, isn’t it? But let’s pretend it’s true. Just for a second anyway. 

Learn to embrace the different versions of yourself

Do you ever think about who you are? I mean, really think about it? Who are you as an individual?

How to spend 36 hours on a bus without losing your mind

Do you have a long distance trip coming up. Here are some tips to help you through it... 

Experience Chale Island, in Diani, Kenya

Have you been to Chale Island? If not, what are you waiting for? 


The little voice inside your head

Can you hear it? The voice inside your head whispering, ‘there is nothing you can’t do, baby.’ You can be anything and anyone you want to be. 


Can you hear it? 

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