Back in February I posted my first Essence Beauty Box and attempted a give away. https://feelaspeaks.wordpress.com/2016/02/18/essence-beauty-box-and-give-away/ Epic fail... But any who. Over the months I recieved some pretty awesome items from my beauty boxes such as poop-pour-ri, Madam CJ Walker hair products, and tons of makeup products. I subscribed to Essence Beauty Box because it… Continue reading Wow Wednesday: Essence Beauty Box Ending!
One thing I've noticed when it comes to women and dating is we have a tendency to ignore our expectations of what we want from our mates. This usually starts at the beginning of the relationship when we're trying to show the man we are the woman for him. We are listening to what he… Continue reading Monday Medicine: You’ve Ignored Your Expectations to Meet His
Fall is fast approaching and you know what that means.... Tall boots!!!! One of my favorite kinds of foot wear. You can dress them up or down. Tall boots are a fall must have. The only hiccup about tall boots is they can take up space in the closet because they don't stand on their… Continue reading WOW WEDNESDAY: DIY Boot Fillers
One of the hardest things is hearing that you offended or hurt someone. It means that something you're doing or did is wrong. Who wants to be wrong or accept what they were wrong? However, in order to have healthy happy relationships sometimes you have to set pride aside and be humble enough to accept… Continue reading Monday Medicine: Accepting When You’re Wrong
When I hear about women like Simone Biles, Simone Manuel, and Michelle Carter doing their thing in at the Olympics in Rio I'm at awe and at the same time proud. To see these women strive for excellence and receive gold medals is so awesome. I don't know the back story of these women, but… Continue reading Wow Wednesday: Black Excellance
Lately I've realized that I become very upset and frustrated when my expectations aren't met.In these instances I will either shut down and become overally sarcastic or become snappy because I'm now easily irritated and frustrated. All of this because what I pictured when I made plans or entered a situation did not happen the… Continue reading Monday Medicine: Expectations
So where do I start.... Lil Bow Bow aka Shad Moss has announced he is retiring from the music industry. Bow Wow announced via Instagram he is dropping a music/movie duo intitled NYLTH. Whatever that means. Soooo I thought Mister, "I'm mixed with light skin and dark skin so I can't speak on Black Lives… Continue reading Wow Wednesday: 50 cent and Bow Wow… Smh
This past weekend the video of the police shooting of Paul O' Neil was released. Paul O'Neil was shot in the back by a Chicago police officer after fleeing from a stolen car. When the video was released I made the decision not to watch it. It wasn't that I didn't care that another… Continue reading Monday Medicine: Know When to Unplug
Instagram has come for Snapchat by creating a stories format. Whaaaat?????? The stories format is very similar to that of Snapchat. You can now take pictures or record videos on Instagram and tell a story. The pictures and videos will play in sequence and go away after 24 hours. This is pretty much the same… Continue reading Wow Wednesday: Is Instagram petty or nuh?
To have two men shot and killed by police officers in just two days took a toll on my soul. One because I'm a proud black woman who loves her people and her history, the good and bad. Then two because I'm a mother of two young men and that could have easily been one… Continue reading Black Lives Matter/All Lives Matter