The Last Time I Saw My Love

“Is that your friend in there?” an older doctor with thick glasses asked as my friends and I were leaving my boyfriend’s hospital room. “I hate to tell you this, but it would take a miracle to get him out of here.” That doctor did not...

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Wearing My Invisible Crown

[inlinetweet prefix="" tweeter="" suffix=""]Our crown has already been bought and paid for. All we have to do is wear it. — James Baldwin[/inlinetweet] I’m grateful for a lot: my life is good, my family is good, my God is good. So in addition to keeping my...

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When I Cried for 30 Days

A few months ago, I started to cry and I couldn’t stop. I had a lot of commitments, too, and I couldn’t stop those either. I’m a journalist, a writer, a social media consultant, an entrepreneur, a mother, a daughter, a big sister, a mentor,...

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Thankful for the Jackies to My Joy

Behind every successful woman, is a tribe of other successful women that have her back. I'm late watching movies [like a solid year-late late] and I just watched Joy — the movie loosely based on entrepreneur Joy Mangano who created the Miracle Mop and then went...

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Trina Knows All: 2016 Holiday Gift Guide

This week, I got the chance to work with my big sis Trina of Baby Shopaholic, to help design her holiday gift guide, done in conjunction with Mimi of Unlikely Martha. As far as gifts go, Trina literally knows all and her style is impeccable. She's...

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