Daily Musings, Natural Health & Beauty

No Morning Coffee Crash! Energize Your Morning with Watermelon, Lemon and a Hint of Mint! (Infographic)

The summer’s almost over, guys…. The summers in the Midwest are pretty brutal when it comes to humidity. But I just can NOT deal with the bitter cold so I’ll take the warmth when I can get it! But it’s getting closer to the fall season, and I still had some energizing summer recipes to try out. Today was ESPECIALLY…

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Daily Musings, Inspirations & Motivators

To Be Young, Black, and Female in the Corporate Office… 3 Tips on Surviving!

The 9-5 comes with the typical stressors. From dealing with workplace gossip and passive aggression between coworkers, to more serious issues like harassment. I swear, it’s a daily struggle. But as a black woman in that setting, I feel like I deal with some additional, unique pressures. The fear of being seen as too aggressive, intense, or opinionated in the…

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Daily Musings

A Reintroduction to My Readers & Followers…

Hello regulars and newbies! If this is your first read, welcome and I hope you stick around a bit! If you keep coming back, I appreciate your support more than you know ♥ As a reintroduction, I’m a young, Kenyan-born scientist using writing and self-care to help me stay grounded. Working in the typical corporate setting has taken me for a…

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Daily Musings, Inspirations & Motivators, Natural Health & Beauty

The Pride in Our Strength is Killing Us. And How We, As Black Women, Can Change it.

As black women, the experiences we face are unique and somehow we endure it all. Our strength is something to be envied, but sometimes I know I take on more than I can handle. I’m sure I’m not the only one. How can we help it? We’ve seen it in every aspect of our lives. Our family life, our favorite…

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Daily Musings, Inspirations & Motivators

Think You Have Too Many Interests? Why Being a “Multi-Hobbyist” is a Good Thing!

Hey readers! So I’ve been thinking. There is always some new hobby or interest I’m knee-deep in, with another completely unrelated one on deck. Right now it’s blogging and cooking and gardening and well… everything! I’ve always been this way and I love that about myself. Always on the search for something interesting. But I haven’t always been so accepting…

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