Category: Friendship, Love & Sex

WRITING ALL WRONGS

Danger of Comparison: Stop Comparing Yourself to Other People

In this day and age, the lives of others are so easily accessible. Social media makes this possible and we are able to get a glimpse into the lives of our peers. We are capable of viewing some of the best moments of their lives by simply scrolling through our social media feeds.

Happiness or Success? Which One Should You Choose?

The other day I listened to a podcast entitled, Dreams and Drive and came across an episode about how a young man, Craig Young a.k.a The Cheap God, began living an unconventional life at the age of thirty.

Spending time in nature is good for mental and physical health

It’s 2019 and we live in a digital world where we are often staring at screens, under fluorescent lights, listening to digital music, riding in vehicles at 60 miles per hour, and doing any number of other unnatural things. It is important to take time and get away from all of that.

At-Home Date Night Ideas

You can’t always get out for a date night, especially when you have kids. That doesn’t mean that you and your spouse should just cancel your night together. I’m a hopeless romantic so nothing is going to get between me and my date night! Seriously though, I’ve found having a date at home can be just as good and sometimes better than going out!

How Necessary Is College, Really?

As young children, we have always been told that we absolutely MUST get a college education. The older we became, the more pressing the matter amongst our family and society alike. And as we get into college, we end up changing our major a billion times, racking up thousands if not millions of dollars in student loan debt.

Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck

It’s a pretty common thing to live paycheck to paycheck these days. This is true for every income level. Even people making six figures report living paycheck. This is because we become accustomed to a certain lifestyle.

Embracing The Desire To Unplug In Our Hyper-Technology Era

Technology is essentially everywhere in our modern world. It has become an integral part of the culture of many first world countries As a result, we have an easier way of staying connected with others.

The Black Superwoman Complex

As a young black woman living in today’s world, I’ve had to overcome and will continue to overcome any obstacle in my path. This is the demeanor I grew to have based off of being surrounded by many examples of successful black women in my life.

Keeping the Romance Alive

When you’re married with kids it can be difficult to keep the romance going. You’re both tired and every time you think you might get a moment together, your little ones make their presence known.

Mapping One’s Mind

Let me tell you a quick story about my husband. Once upon a time, he had asked me to randomly give him a math problem to solve. (He does this quite often and I still have no idea why he does it. Nobody else ever does such odd things). So I did.