22 things I want to do in 2022

going into this new year, there are so many things I want to do with the next 365 days. the possibilities are endless, but these are the things at the top of my 2022 bucket list: 1. read 6 books every semester I find it harder and harder to read for leisure. so many of…

my 5 self-care hacks

“My life is about to be incredibly blissful, the great thing is that I AM in control of that” get your own set of Confidence Stack & Anxiety Stack 1. date yourself I’m telling yall, there is no happiness that compares to what you feel when you date yourself. take yourself to lunch or dinner….

self-love playlist

starting today, I’m getting back into my daily affirmations. thanks to my mama and Sassy Jones I have this beautiful Confidence Stack, which I’ll be using for the rest of self love November ❤ on my best and worst days, these songs remind me of all the work I’ve done and the inspiration to keep…

entry #21

dear depression diary, thinking back, I can’t believe there was ever a time when I didn’t prioritize myself. I always have been and (probably) always will be–a people pleaser. if there’s one thing I wish I could tell my younger self is to make sure she puts her energy into people who will put that…

tiempo

these seconds turn into minutes, turn into hours, turn into days but none the same as the one before with you. these moments turn into memories, that I will keep me, forever more I adore, you and everything that you are. so much time spent talking and laughing til tears fall down I succumb, I…

a few of my favorite things

these are my favorite nights when we sit side by side and just write these are my favorite moments when we brainstorm and bounce around ideas you are my favorite person with your beautifully brilliant mind and kind heart blowing kisses from across the room while you sit at your desk and I sit at…

playlist to my love life

admittedly, this one goes at the top of the list because my SO and I have a mutual love for miss lauryn hill ❤ thanks to our cultured mamas and being born in the best decade for hip hop music – 90s babies where you at??- we grew up on soulful music like this. no…

entry #15

dear depression diary, the last few weeks have been both satisfying and heartbreaking (stay tuned for the three-part hiatus post coming soon!), and I can’t lie – I was starting to get really off track with school. I was ready to withdraw from my classes and try again next semester because the pressure to make…

entry #14

dear depression diary, I’ve been on a such a high the last few days. the blog is doing so well! this week, we broke two records and I am completely giddy. I finally reached 100 followers and even got my first email subscribe. for those of you following the blog, thank you so much for…

rest, assured.

your love language may be acts of service, but you are a man of words how is it that I forgot to love you the way I love to be loved? the way that you love me you know deceit and betrayal as well as I do maybe even on a deeper level I should…