Well guys, I'm over the hill in my 20s. 30 will be here before I know it 🥴. But I'm excited to see what the future holds. 25 was a trying year for me. I found myself in a weird space mentally and emotionally. I felt like I wasn't doing enough with my life and … Continue reading These 20 somethings
Whew. . . . This might be a long post. . . I know I'm not alone when I say job searching can be mentally and emotionally draining. No one likes rejection and when you're constantly receiving "thank you for your interest. . .the position has been filled" you begin to doubt yourself. Or at … Continue reading Staying Positive in the Job Search
And just like that, another year is coming to a close! Does anyone else feel like 2018 moved at 100 mph?! But as I sit here and reflect, I accomplished so much in what feels like a short amount of time. Last year, my goal for 2018 was to focus on my relationship with God … Continue reading Bye 2018! Hello 2019!
Hey guys! So now that I'm back home and had time to process everything, I'm so excited to share my experience at UCLA. If you didn't know, I applied and was accepted for the Minority Training Program in Cancer Control Research (MTPCCR) Summer Institute. I wasn't sure what to expect, but I left with more … Continue reading My Trip to UCLA
Once a year I get a professional silk press and good ol' trim to maintain healthy hair. A silk press is not required, but I prefer this method because it's easier to see the split ends. However, throughout the year I get "mini trims" in my hair's natural state. Most recommend that you trim your … Continue reading Annual Press and Trim
I'm slightly late to the party, but I really had to muster up the courage to participate in this challenge. I'm not really the type to openly share my feelings and that is something that I have been consciously working on since 2014. So here we go..... I'm not quite where I want to be … Continue reading Day 15 of #SheHeals
The two strand twist out is a timeless style that every natural should have in her toolbox. It's a quick, low maintenance, versatile hairstyle that you can wear up, down, pulled to the side, or in whatever creative pin-up your mind can think of. And if you're in a rush, you can leave the twists … Continue reading Two Strand Twist Out