I’ve been in education for the past 6 years and 4 of those years were spent in the classroom as a teacher. Everyone knows teachers are severely underpaid, but have the most important jobs. Without teachers, there’s no education. So this brings no surprise that teachers in certain parts of the country, are on strike.… Continue reading STRIKE! STRIKE! STRIKE!
I’ve been unhappy for quite sometime now, and that’s okay. It’s okay to not be okay all the time. What’s not okay is to continue on this path and not do anything to change your emotional direction. I won’t go into specifics of what I’m not happy about, but let’s discuss why I should be… Continue reading 21 Reasons to be Happy and Why I’m Not
I, like most other black millennials, was brought up in the church. I was told we had to go to church every Sunday for worship, and every Wednesday for bible study. I was told I had to be in the choir until I was 18 (church rule). I was told that I had to be… Continue reading God and Religion
So, my biggest goal this year was to buy a house. I set this goal in the middle of last year. After talking to a friend who is a financial consultant and listening to the latest podcast on Experiencing Motherhood Single and Black, it seems that buying a house just isn’t logical right now. Here… Continue reading 5 Reasons I Won’t Be Buying A House in 2019
Raise your hand if you have the same friends you grew up with. Anyone? Yeah, you’re not alone. Many people can’t say that their childhood friends are still their friends, and those who can, well, they’re far and few in between. As we grow and mature (some of us anyway), so do our needs from… Continue reading No New Friends? Drake Got It Wrong
Thinking back on all that 2018 has brought me, good and bad, there are some things that I want to leave behind. Letting people and there toxicity effect me. Too often do I continue to give people chances whether they be friends or family, and I have to stop that. It doesn’t matter who you… Continue reading 10 Things I’m Leaving Behind in 2018
1. Buy a house 2. Stay consistent 3. Get out more 4. Stick to a $0 based budget 5. Plan in my planner for my quarterly goals 6. Lose 30 lbs 7. Pay down debt 8. Be more open to a friendship with a male 9. Execute all projects that are planned for the year… Continue reading Goals for 2019
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