Take This as a Sign

You know that thing you’ve been waiting to do because you don’t think anyone would be interested or because you’re afraid of failing? This, now, is your sign to do that thing. Write that book! Start that business! Take that class! My fear of failure kept me from starting this blog for a few years. …

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Etsy Finds by Black Woman Owned Shops

Since the racial reckoning of last summer, I have been a lot more conscious as to where my dollars go. Now I try to research companies before I buy from them to ensure that I buy from owners from the BIPOC community, especially from Black women. I've found many Black businesses since then. Below is …

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From the Archives: Quarantine Eats

*I posted this a little more than a year ago during a productive quarantine phase. * Here are some photos of things I’ve been making lately in quarantine in no particular order, recipe included: Instant Pot deviled eggs recipe No recipe to for the cherry pie. I used the directions on the back of the …

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New Letters Added to LGBTIQA+ and Why it Matters

Even if you are a part of the queer community, it's difficult to keep up with the ever evolving language, terms, and identities. I am entranced by the evolution of words, but even I became a bit stressed when I noticed people are now writing it differently. Some people use the term "queer community". Some …

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Outlander Got me Feeling like a Kid Again

Image via IMDB The first time I heard about this Netflix series was on another show in a hilarious punchline that I have since forgotten. During isolation, I've been scraping the bottom of the barrel on Netflix, or so I thought. I've watched a lot of good recent movies/series, but Outlander, my friends, is in …

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