Sunflower Firsts – Entry #3 (Podcast Interview)

You never know who’s watching. You never know who you inspire. You never know what a simple hello can lead to. I met Quianna when I was working at David’s Bridal, btw I was working 2 retail jobs at the time (no days off!). She was a student at my alma mater GMU and I helped…

Sunflower Firsts – Entry #2

I’m back Sunflowers! I took a much needed month break from the blog to just focus on what’s next for me. I’m back, right in time for Mental Health Awareness Month, pumped up and excited about what is store for my life, the blog, and beyond ! FIRST BREAK FROM INSTAGRAM I’ve really never had a…

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…

Petals of Wisdom: Interview with Ginger of CDF Skincare

  How old are you and what is one word that describes this age /time of your life? I’m 36 and I would describe this time in my life as eye opening, and ground shaking. 2.How have you bloomed? What is the biggest change you’ve made in your 20’s so far? I’ve bloomed by allowing…

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…

BOSS vs. BALANCE

BOSS MENTALITY.  The greatest advice I got in high school was “FAKE IT TIL YOU MAKE IT”. We were preparing for our AP exams and our teacher was emphasizing that it is better to make an effort and write something when you are unsure  rather than to not answer at all. This same theory came…