If you look at some people's social media pages you'd think their lives were perfect. They have perfect color themes and carefully offer pieces of their lives, and purposely leave out the flawed pictures and stories. These carefully curated pages give the impression that the person on the other side of the camera has this … Continue reading Truth Tuesday on a Wednesday
Nearly 5 years ago DJ Khaled had the popular hit single “No New Friends”; it was on the radio and on the tips of all our tongues. Even if you’re not a Khaled fan you have to admit the song was catchy! The song even became some people’s personal mantras—you’d see people on Facebook and … Continue reading Friends! How Many of Us Have Them?
This weekend I took my niece and nephew kayaking. It was a first time for them and a third for me. Because my niece had never experienced kayaking, and my nephew is so small (he is 6 and a skinny little thing) we had to do a tandem kayak. I’ll make this story short, and … Continue reading Knowing What’s For You: A Lesson in Kayaking
Friday Joy As I sit here on my couch and listen to my Soul Sunday playlist and sip my new fav Rose’, I am just so dang happy this WORK week is over! Though my work week tried to take me out, I am full with joy… BECAUSE it didn’t! I made it through the … Continue reading Friday Joy|Intentional Friday
My name is Brooke. My mother died when I was six, and my dad when I was 17. That was my story for as long as I could remember. It is a sad one, and when people would respond with their apologies I’d always reply with “I am ok, it’s fine”. There is a saying … Continue reading Transparency: Issa New B
*Currently I am in Barcelona-- have been for 5 days, and will be leaving in the morning. I wanted to blog on how this trip was not just a trip, but undeniably eye opening... Who knows even life changing.* So last week as I started to prepare for my trip to Barcelona I began to … Continue reading Barcelona… More than a trip
“Now keep in mind that I'm an artist and I'm sensitive about my sh*t” – Erykah Mothalovin Badu As I was walking from my car this morning, I thought about the fact that I have been blogging for close to two months and my readership is still in the single numbers (I’ve only shared it … Continue reading ….I’m Sensitive About My Sh*t