Sunflower Firsts – Entry #1

FIRST OF ALL So I decided to start a separate series of posts outside of my random twenty something rants. Let’s be real, no one applauds first times once your a grown up. When we were young, there was the first word, step, day of school, award, boyfriend, drivers license , etc.  But as soon as…

What 25 and 2017 Taught Me : Bloom Where Planted !

WHAT BLOOM WHERE PLANTED MEANS   Happy New Year!!! & on this day , January 15th , I was born! January starts off a new year and new age for me and let me tell you , its been a competition. The New Year is praised by everyone while a New Age comes with “Your…

Why Rain Brings Flowers

The Rain.  I’ve been rained on for a while now. The past 2 years or so have been filled with a lot of uncertainties, unfulfillment, disappointments, and closed & sealed shut doors. Nonetheless I have a longer list of things I am grateful for, the things that have been lacking are at the forefront of…

No Excuses, Only Execution : The Year of Rise

HAPPY NEW YEAR ! It’s still January so I’m allowed to say that! Welcome to all the new readers and all of my continuous supporters, I truly appreciate you taking the time to read my blog. I also want to give my Sunflowers group a special shout out! They’ve inspired me and given me so many ideas…

You Are Not A Tree… Move!

I know it’s been a while since my last post & I don’t want to make this a pattern. I promise myself to post once a month! DON’T BE A TREE. The title of this post comes from my mentor in my head, Founder/CEO of Curlbox, Myleik Teele. I follow her on snap/insta, listen to…

Love & other Drugs

  Love is a hell of a drug or so I’ve heard.  I’ve never been in love, so I don’t understand the feeling but I have an idea. Last year I made a promise to myself, a sort of commitment until commitment from that special someone (whoever you are!?). To all my singles out there,…

Be More with Less

Hey sunflowers! I know my last post was almost 2 months ago & I apologize for the wait on a new one… so here it goes! I have been practicing a minimalist lifestyle for a while now. I decided to practice because I was tired of having too many choices to wear of clothing &…

How 2015 Prepared Me For 2016

HAPPY NEW YEAR! HAPPY NEW YOU ! WELCOME TO 2016!  We’re 10 days in! 2015 was comprised of 4 moments that changed my outlook & tested me. 1. JUNE 2014-MAY 2015 – Felt stuck/boxed in my first job after graduation. Saw myself bringing work home with me and feeling miserable in every aspect. Had many…

The Beauty of Networking

You know I love a good event , good opportunity , and good company!  Before social media … there was the cocktail party, gala, mixer, ball, premiere… And that was the only way to meet and mingle.   As of late I have been branching out and attending various networking opportunities. These events vary from…