Happy (belated) New Year!

Hello everyone!!!! How has your year been so far? Normally at the end of each year, I do a post reflecting on that past year and what my word is for the next year. Unfortunately, that did not happen in time due to life, so I am doing it now. As a summary, in 2018, […]

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Things People Don’t Tell You About Paying Off Debt

I was thinking about my debt-free journey today, and God revealed to me many misconceptions I had about this journey. I thought it would be easy to pay off, that it would take one year to pay off, and that I would be happier or [insert adjective] when I finally got out of debt. And while I’m only a third of the way to financial freedom, I thought I’d share some things people don’t tell you when paying off debt. I hope you enjoy.

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Tried and true birthday freebie list

Every year, you celebrate your birthday with family and friends. You are given birthday cards, fed, and maybe given gifts. But what if I told you that you’re missing out on some other gifts? Keep reading to see how you can get free birthday gifts from stores and restaurants.

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It Is My Birthday.

Hey everyone! Today is my birthday and I am so excited! And for those hard-core The Office fans, yes, the title is a quote from the time Dwight and Jim were in charge of throwing birthday parties. This year has been quite a journey for my spiritual and emotional self. Throughout this year – and […]

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I can’t stand Jesus, in a good way.

Now before you start thinking that I don’t love Jesus anymore or that I’ve gone mad over the past couple of months since my last post, just hear me out. Since high school, I’ve always had a plan for my life. I had timelines of when I wanted to accomplish certain goals, such as starting […]

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Money Isn’t Everything

Hello everyone! I hope your May is off to a great start. Over the past couple of months, I have really been grinding to pay off this student loan and invest in my future. I’ve been making strides on my payments, but I’ve noticed that I haven’t been living my best life. Let me explain. […]

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My Attempt at Beachbody Fitness

You can work out for 20 minutes a day. You can work out six days a week. But can you do both for six weeks straight? Check out this post as I detail the lessons I learned while completing Beachbody’s newest fitness program, Transform: 20 with Shaun T.

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Budget With Me

Hey everyone! I know I talk about finances a lot on my blog, so I wanted to show you a video on how I budget each month. The way I budget is slightly different, in a sense, from the way others create a budget. I don’t use an excel spreadsheet, but instead, use pen and […]

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Shedding New Light: Three African Americans Doing Incredible Things (Part 2)

I hope you’re still having a happy Black History Month! Everyone knows about the Black History legends such as Malcolm X, Jesse Owens, and the Ruby Bridges. But there were so many other African Americans that helped excel our culture in society, such as Shirley Chisholm, Mae Johnson, and Dr. Rebecca Lee Crumpler. African Americans […]

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Shedding New Light: Three African Americans Doing Incredible Things (Part 1)

With this series, I hope to shed new light on the achievements and positive contributions, people I know, are doing on a daily basis. Black history is not just about what African Americans have done in the past, it is about celebrating what they are doing now, and allowing the future generation to experience new possibilities.

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