Self Love

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I’m Not a “Ride or Die” Anymore… and I’m Okay With That

As I was riding the subway on my morning commute, I came across a meme that spoke about what a "good woman" was; with...
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The Morning Shift: 3 Tips for a Great Start to Your Day

BUZZZ….SNOOZE…...BUZZZ...SNOOZE Yep that is the sound of the alarm in the morning for so many people. You hop of bed and straight to the reality of...
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20 Years from Now, What Will My Daughter Say About Me?

Does my mother know what I say about her…how I feel unmothered? How scary it is navigating this world with limited support. How much emotional...
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“You’re Pretty for a Dark Skinned Girl.”

I sat on her front porch clicking my roller skates on the pavement as the blazing sun kissed my skin. Unwilling to allow the...
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It’s Time to Redefine, Reinvent and Relaunch Yourself

Life happens and things don’t always go as planned. Life happens and what you once felt was your divine purpose, now feels like a...
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Making Moves: How I Took A Chance on Myself & Learned to Fly Free

Almost two years ago, I was presented with an opportunity to move across the country for a company I loved. The city in question...
Please Stop Trying to Talk Me Out of My Greatness

Please Stop Trying to Talk Me Out of My Greatness!

About a month ago, I decided that it was time for me to quit my job and pursue my entrepreneurial passion full time. For 20...
(Video) How Tanikia Carpenter Stepped Out on Faith & Straight Into Her Dream

(Video) How Tanikia Stepped Out on Faith & Straight Into Her Dream

Dreams are difficult. And often require a next level of faith to build the confidence necessary to step straight into your purpose. Tanikia knew she...

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Don’t Back Down When God Gives You Everything You’ve Prayed For

This year I’ve learned that sometimes when we whisper our prayers, we pray for what we believe we need. I speak things into the universe...

Insecure No More

When I think about my past, one of the things I would never have called myself was insecure. I had a diverse peer group. I...

When Love Fails and You Prevail: 5 Steps to Gracefully Become...

Iwas 20 years old when I got married to who I thought was the perfect guy. I diligently saved myself for marriage. I was a...