Photo by Chayene Rafaela on Unsplash A Year with H.E.R. Here are the top five posts for 2018. If you missed them, don’t worry you can catch up on them now. If you’ve already read them, we’d love for you to pass them along or let us know what you think. Dear Sis: An Open Letter to Black Women The … Continue reading Kicking off the Year by Taking a Look Back
PLEASE EXCUSE ME WHILE I PREACH TO THE CHOIR... For the past couple of weeks, my Facebook feed has been drowned with a certain mood. And just to prepare those who may have posted something within this "mood", this isn't an attack on your feelings, nor is it to belittle or disregard your feelings. No. … Continue reading You Can’t Wait for the Year to be Over!? Here’s What You Really Missed During 2016…
I come from a very long line of strong, independent but loving women. Woman who themselves have been tried and tested, and who gladly stood up to any obstacle that came their way. My grandmother, Ethel D., was the matriarch of my family before she passed and I wanted to be just like her. She … Continue reading [Mid-WYFE Motivation] Don’t run from your tears, embrace the strength behind them
Good morning world! I've driven home many times in my posts that life is too short. That we must live each day as if it was our last. Well today's post is focused on living in those rare unbelievable, unimaginable, and amazing moments, in this short life. So it's no surprise that I've fallen at … Continue reading [Mid-WYFE Motivation] It’s okay…live in the moment!
Our life is made of successes and failures, pleasure and pain, wins and losses. Unfortunately, the latter, or more negative outcomes, seem to be what sticks with us – hindering our usefulness to the world. We get caught up, and hung up, on those “bad moments” which causes us to drown in our own sorrows. So … Continue reading [Mid-WYFE Motivation] Healing doesn’t happen overnight so pace yourself
Some days it may be easy to disregard, overlook, or even belittle the blessings in our lives. We complain about the job that is keeping a roof over our heads and food on our table. We get angry that those who love us decided to tell us what we don’t want to hear, but what … Continue reading [Mid-WYFE’s Monday Motivation] Don’t Miss Your Blessing by Being Ungrateful
So in light of my most recent health scare, I thought that I would share some motivation on maintaining not only a healthy mind but also a healthy body. As women we are the most caring creatures on the earth but sometimes we forget to care for ourselves. If we are mothers we ensure that … Continue reading [Mid-WYFE’s Motivation] Value your health: You only have one life to live