I just feel like there are some things that people do that I as a black woman deal with on a daily basis and they should just stop (even though sometimes I do get a little laugh from them)...here ya go! Stop whispering "black/African American" I can hear you! Stop saying "Well he/she is black....not that… Continue reading Just Stop…
Disclaimer: I typed this last night so it could post first thing this morning but then I didn't schedule it and couldn't publish from my phone. #fail Now onto the post 🙂 Dear 2017, What the crap! Where did you go!! When I really think about it January 2017 was a very long time ago… Continue reading Dear 2017…
Everyone: What do you want for Christmas? BUT REALLY!!! I am lucky enough to have family members that really care about me and usually every year my mom, grandma and aunt will ask if I want something for Christmas, something I've had my eye on but can't quite by myself. My answer every year... I… Continue reading Christmas as an Adult
I love the airport! I love flying I have absolutely ZERO stress when I go to the airport because I love being there. Even if my flight is delayed I might be a little annoyed about it but then I just find an outlet to keep my phone and laptop charged and just chill. Honestly… Continue reading Dodged a Bullet!
For as long as I can remember I've had some kind of issue with anxiety. I think for me the best way to describe anxiety is the feeling of your brain betraying you. That thing just decides "hey, it's the middle of the night but let's be awake and think of random things that aren't… Continue reading Oh, Hello Old Friend…
My mom is a smart lady and she always says "be ready so you don't have to get ready." Translation: "Have your shit together as much as possible so you aren't caught unprepared" Obviously, it took me all of my childhood and teen years to actually start listening to her because "I work better under pressure",… Continue reading Be Ready So ya Don’t Have to Get Ready
I did a post for One Year After graduation and One year in Atlanta then I guess year two wasn't cool enough for a post but I did post this ↓↓↓ So here we are year 3. Am I where I thought I would be? Nope. Am I where I want to be? Nope. Am I happy? Yup! Am I still… Continue reading 3 Years after college graduation!
I've been in Atlanta for almost 3 years and in that time I've done a lot of work as a background actor aka extra. For my non film/tv peeps background actors or extras are the people literally in the background of scenes. Yup that's all fake too someone told that lady to walk behind those… Continue reading Don’t be an EXTRA, Extra
I was scrolling on facebook and saw a headline that said 'mom transforms shipping container into something worth millions'. Why are women described in headlines as "mom of...", "wife of...", "Daughter of...", Girlfriend of..."? How about "Incredible woman...", or I don't know...her name? We go from our parents' daughters, to girlfriends, to wives, to moms,… Continue reading Something to Think About
Where do I get life alert! #ImDramatic So on Wednesday I was trying to get the new puppy (im a step mom to a new pup) to pee outside and he just was not having it. He just kept running back up the steps to the deck so finally after the 3rd time I carried… Continue reading I’ve fallen and I can’t get up!