The past few months have been one of the best summers I’ve had in a long time. I spent time breathing fresh air and stargazing in the Berkshires. I turned up in Washington D.C. with friends for a weekend that was full of surprises. I celebrated love at a beautiful Jamaican-Nigerian wedding in Connecticut. I spent time with family I haven’t seen in a while and made new connections that I’m hoping will last. But every season must come to an end and we’ll be saying goodbye to summer soon. Before we do though let’s sit down for minute to talk about some lessons.
Continue reading “Unafraid Life Lessons – August 2019”
It’s over ninety degrees in NYC today. I’ve spent the day on my couch in front of my fan watching Netflix and eating homemade cookies… and I have ZERO regrets. Since I’m not leaving my apartment today, now would be a good time for us to talk right?
Continue reading “Unafraid Life Lessons – June 2019”
May is over. The sun is shining and summer is just around the corner. How have you been feeling? I hope you’re taking care of yourself. Let’s have our monthly chat shall we?
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September was good to me. It was hard, but it was worth it. How have you been? Has it been a whirlwind for you too? Let’s talk about what we’ve learned.
Continue reading “Unafraid Life Lessons – September 2018”
Hello loves! Summer is over and fall is coming quickly. How did August treat you? I hope you’ve been soaking up some sunshine! Lean in and let’s have a quick talk about last month’s lessons. September is waiting.
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I’ve purposely avoided writing about this topic on the blog. I am many things, but a love guru is not one of them. Love can be messy and complicated and just plain confusing. And writing about it?… Well, where do you even begin?
No, I’m not a love guru, but I’ve been noticing a pattern happening around me. Here are five reasons why I think so many of today’s relationships don’t end up lasting.
Continue reading “Falling In Love is Easy. Staying There is The Hard Part.”
Hello loves! It’s been a while. I’ve missed you since last year. How has 2018 been treating you?
I’d like to say that I made a conscious decision to take a break from the blog for a while, but that’s just not true. Life happened. Continue reading “Back Like I Never Left”
I don’t know what I thought turning 25 would feel like. Honestly, today I feel kind of speechless. Grateful, loved, blessed, and speechless. Continue reading “25 Glorious Rotations Around the Sun”
If you haven’t heard of Marguerite Alexis then you’ve simply been missing out. Besides being an incredible soul with a huge heart, Marguerite has a voice that drops jaws and can leave you speechless. Her album, I Am, comes out out on September 15 and thankfully she was willing to sit and answer some questions about her EP and her love of all things music.
Continue reading “Portrait of the Unafraid: Marguerite Alexis On Her “I Am” Album”
September’s rolled in and summer has basically come and gone. School is starting and stores are starting to break out the fall jackets. I’ve been in Montreal for the weekend so I’m definitely wrapped up in a sweater sipping some tea in Starbucks because the chill is real here… but digress. Let’s get to the lessons shall we?
Continue reading “Unafraid Life Lessons – August 2017”