inspiration

Influential Woman: Yara Shahidi

Yara Shahidi is a beautiful and talented 17-year-old, African-American and Iranian model and actress. She was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and is one of three siblings to her parents Afshin and Keri Shahidi. She began starting in ads and commercials at the age of 6 and ever since, her career has taken off. We first saw Yara Shahidi […]

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Overcoming Self-Doubt

*Disclaimer: I do not own the Featured Photo* It’s the beginning of a new school year. You’re ready to tackle anything that comes your way. Your drive and motivation is at its peak. *First Day of your First Year* You get to your classes and the professors talks about the syllabus. You’re staring at the […]

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Limitations and Boundaries: Knowing when enough has become too much

We all go through this process in life called growing up, and the truth of the matter is, it’s more than just a phase. You don’t just pass through it, its lifelong, continuous. I am a firm believer in physical manifestation, meaning that if I cannot physically see with my own eyes what you are […]

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5 Reasons to Go Natural

As African American queens, we have all had a specific thought run across our minds; “Should I go natural?”. Some of us have accomplished, attempted, or kept it as a thought. If you fit into the “attempted” or “kept it as a thought” category, this post is specifically for you! As far as my accomplished […]

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Major Keys to Success: #1 Believing in Something

Hi there curly friends! I am super excited about our new series “Major Keys to Success” and I hope you all are too! Today we’re going to be kicking things off by delving deeper into Major Key to Success number 1: Believing in something. In other words, having faith. Yes, that’s right faith. I’m sure […]

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Monday Morning Inspiration

Here are a few uplifting celebrity quotes and how you can apply them to your daily life. #loveyourlife “If you are feeling low, don’t despair. The sun has a sinking spell every night, but it comes back up every morning.” – Dolly Parton What Ms. Parton is saying here is that it is okay to […]

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