Am I Really a Fraud? How to Combat Imposter Syndrome in 4 Easy Steps

A few weeks ago I watched an interview with the uber talented actress Viola Davis. She was talking about winning the most coveted award for someone in her field-the Oscar, and while she had just achieved this amazing feat (and had a trail of other accolades as well including Emmy’s and Golden Globes) she mentioned that […]

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Sticks and Stones…How to Shake it Off and Be Happy

Two weeks ago as I sat on my deck I noticed a weird feeling in the pit of my stomach . It was Sunday morning and one of my favorite things to do when the weather is nice, is to sit outside on my deck. You will usually find me there with a cup of coffee, […]

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Do You: A Mother’s Day Pledge

  I wanted to write a simpler, more fun post for today about something awesome like liquid lipstick, because sometimes you just need a beauty post and all this life advice can be overwhelming sometimes. But life advice makes me think of hedgehogs. Let me explain… If you haven’t read Good to Great by Jim […]

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Be a Goal Getter in 5 Easy Steps

I am definitely a goal-setting girl. I really don’t know what life would be like without having my eye on a prize or two. Maybe I am just a little like the “artist formerly know as” Prince’s mother. You know…never satisfied (btw..that’s a When Dove’s Cry reference, circa 1984 for all of you who weren’t […]

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20 Random Things About Single Mom Chic

  As a self-proclaimed private person, writing a book about my own single mom journey was both challenging and cathartic. Beginning this new blog was a great way to continue that cathartic process. The most awesome part about being a blogger is connecting with readers and fellow bloggers. I am finding that being open with […]

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How to Slay Everyday in 5 Easy Steps

  Queen B’s newest song Formation generated a lot of press after her Superbowl performance. Some loved it, others hated it, but whether or not you are a Yonce fan, you can’t deny that she was true to her lyrics… she Slayed…aka killed it …aka looked amazing. So how can we Slay daily, and not […]

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5 Things You Can Do to Improve Your Attitude and Ensure Your Success

The other day while scrolling through my social media feed, I came across a quote picture that said “We all have the same 24 hours each day!” Under the picture the woman who posted it listed all of the amazing things that she accomplishes each day. I have to be honest, my first reaction was […]

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A Little Advice About The Gift of Advice

I spoke with someone the other day who was very upset about a decision that a good friend was making. “I gave the best advice I could! If they don’t take it, it’s on them. I’m done with them!” I am paraphrasing here but this is the gist. The advice giver was frustrated and if […]

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