week seven | Dream Chasing 101: 3 Things You Must Accept (a repost)

I hate to say it, but many of us realize that what we are currently doing with our lives isn’t quite what we are destined to do. Most of us stick with what is familiar because well …that’s what you do to pay the bills. We rationalize how good life is as is, and do not ever […]

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Treat. Yo. Self.

We all remember the Episode of Parks & Recreation where Donna, Tom and Ben spent the day treating themselves, right? No? Just me? Anywho, the objective was that you don’t need a lover to treat you. Don’t wait on others to splurge on your behalf. Do it for yourself! With enthusiasm and no hesitation. You […]

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Angela Means, aka “Felicia” in ‘Friday,’ Now Owns and Runs Vegan Spot, Jackfruit Cafe — GOOD BLACK NEWS

I’m guessing she hasn’t needed to borrow Craig’s microwave in awhile.. by Gowri Chandra via laweekly.com Angela Means made it in entertainment. She walked runways for Jean-Paul Gaultier and Betsey Johnson, did stand-up and opened for Chris Rock, Jamie Foxx and Sinbad, and appeared in the Nickelodeon show Cousin Skeeter and the movie Friday. (She’s […]

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week 6|2017

6 things mentally strong people do (spied on instagram): They move on. They don’t waste time feeling sorry for themselves. They embrace change. They welcome challenges. They stay happy. They don’t waste energy on things they can’t control. They are kind, fair + unafraid to speak up. They are willing to take calculated risks. They […]

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week 40 || 2016

A Creative Girl Stuck in a Corporate World [a reblog] When we were younger I am more than positive that most of us were asked “what do you want to be when you grow up?” I cannot speak for all of us but I felt like there were not many careers to choose from. It […]

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Black Every Friday: blink

what is it? “blink” (= black+link). A photo/video sharing Instagram-like social media app linking Black Culture.  Blink is the key for creating and elevating awareness of Black-owned businesses.  Building our own network. An essential component of empowering our culture. why? Social media is a great tool. It provides news, entertainment, sports updates even education. The most important aspect […]

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