Not too long ago, I found myself wondering if taking time for myself would burn bridges with people I'd established working relationships with. Even when it came to friendships, I'd once believed that if I took a day off or canceled an RSVP then the person I'd committed to would be furious with me. Until one day, I got to the point where I had to tell myself it didn't matter what they thought.
Driving home from work a few days ago, I found myself dozing off behind the wheel of my car. I sent a voice text to my husband and he immediately called, saying he would stay on the phone with me... Continue Reading →
Often times people ask me, "If you could go back and redo one thing in life, what would it be?" My response is generally, "I would have focused heavily on achieving my personal goals BEFORE getting married."
Anytime a woman shares anything other than her strength, she is demoralized for it. It is not uncommon for society to cheer on a strong, educated Black woman who is doing her thing. However, as soon as sis shows emotion, it's a certified wrap.
Know this: Every idea, every attempt, every event is not always going to work out the first time. So then what....?