7 Myths About Natural Hair Debunked

Good hair is any kind that grows out of your scalp.

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Strong Black Woman Pt 2

I really wanted to talk about how black women are these strong pillars of strength in the black community, how we give and give and give and, routinely, get nothing but more problems in return. I wanted to talk about how this is amazing and that we are AMAZING and we should be honored and regaled as goddesses in the face of society’s pressures to ALWAYS perform well. However, this is not what I have to say.

#letsbehonest

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7 Side Hustle Creatives Can Start Right Now

Let’s be honest, if you’re like the rest of America, you could use a little extra cash. So, I wanted to share 7 side hustles I’ve been using to put more $ in my pocket (and no, I don’t mean door dash or uber eats). These suggestions are strictly for creatives who would like to…

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26 Life Lessons

Build Wealth So, I’ve been working hard at building a wealth portfolio for my future family and, if you’re like me, you got some debt! I started following Dave Ramsey’s baby steps (click here for resource) and putting myself on a strict but necessary budget. Around the same time, I signed for a few online…

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5 Steps to Detox Successfully During Social Injustice

If you find yourself spiraling down a dark hole, deleting friends whom you know (or perceive to be) bias and calling out random racists over the internet; take some time to pull back.

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No More

Let’s be honest, in case you have been living under a rock for the last week and a half (or dare I say: last 400 years) then you know about the deaths of Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd and Breonna Taylor and countless others by the hands of those sworn to protect and serve. I have…

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Writing Your First Blog

This blog is a part of the #TipTuesday Series. Honestly, writing blogs can be a bit tricky. I mean, I can hear all the questions now: What if no one likes it? What if no one reads it? What if the post doesn’t publish right? What if I spell something wrong? What if someone is…

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Beauty

Define what beauty looks like to you.

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12 Things I Pray For

I pray I have the audacity to hope

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Call

This week’s poem by Demetria is dedicated to the whispers and silent prayers God speaks to our hearts. You can follow her on Instagram @deekeesee   If you’d like to be featured for #NationalPoetryMonth reply to this post below. Keep Being Honest, Shanisha   When you call I will pick up and answer. You are…

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