Anniversary on WordPress

A few weeks ago, it was my first anniversary of being on WordPress. It was a whole year of committing to blogging on a regular basis (once a week). When I originally decided to create a blog, I did not know if I could keep it up for a year. I was not sure if… Continue reading Anniversary on WordPress

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Black Community in the Mental Health Field (My Experience)

Even though more people of color have been entering the clinical psychology/counseling field it is still predominantly white. In all of my classes I am one of few people of color. Sometimes it’s rough being the only black person or one of few, its kind of feels like I do not belong in the field… Continue reading Black Community in the Mental Health Field (My Experience)

The Versatile Blogger Award

Sierra Leone Girl recently nominated me for the Versatile Blogger Award. Thank for the nomination!! Sierra Leone Girl has has Motivational Monday and reflective posts with an interesting insight. She also has posts about food and health, which I have learned a lot from (she has aspirations of being a doctor). Information about The Versatile Blogger Award: The versatile… Continue reading The Versatile Blogger Award

Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge – Day Three

So today is the last day of the Three Days, Three Quote Challenge. Day 1 and Day 2 is here in case you missed them. Thank you again, HeyGirl for the nomination!! HeyGirl writes about her thoughts and lessons that has learned and still is learning. She has inspirational posts, book reviews, and more. The last quote is: “If… Continue reading Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge – Day Three

Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge – Day Two

So its Day 2 of the 3 days, 3 quotes challenge. If you missed Day 1, you can read it here: Day 1 For the 2nd day, the quote is: “I’m not afraid of my truth anymore, and I will not omit pieces of myself to make you more comfortable.” -Alex Elle This quote really speaks… Continue reading Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge – Day Two

Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge – Day One

Hey Guys! So I was nominated by HeyGirl for the 3 days, 3 quotes challenge. Thank you for the nomination!! I'm excited because I love quotes, even though I am picky about them. HeyGirl writes about her thoughts and lessons that has learned and still is learning. She has inspirational posts, book reviews, and more. So everyone… Continue reading Three Days, Three Quotes Challenge – Day One

The Sunshine Award

The Sunshine Blogger Award is given to those who are creative, optimistic and inspiring, while spreading sunshine to the blogging community. Altogether, these awards are given to encourage and recognize bloggers (mostly new) in the blogosphere. I was nominated for this award by two different people, so I decided to combine the post. Thank You!!!… Continue reading The Sunshine Award

The Support I Have Received

Throughout my life, I have meet people who do not truly support me. They pretend to support me to stroke their ego, hold it over me, and/or to try to get something more out of it, like money. I was recently watching an interview with Karen Civil and she said, “They want you to be… Continue reading The Support I Have Received

Sisterhood Among Black Women

In an online group discussion, I was having with other black women, one of them asked a series of questions. They were: “Do you believe in sisterhood among black women? How do you define sisterhood? How has your experience been with it? How did you find it?” Some of the women said yes and shared… Continue reading Sisterhood Among Black Women

The Liebster Award

“For the ones who don’t know, ‘Liebster’ is a German word which means ‘dearest/nicest’.” Thank You!!!Thank you InspireMeMom - Melissa for nominating me for the Liebster Award! I really appreciate it. This is my first blog nomination and I was not expecting it. Visit Melissa's blog for posts and poems about the various aspects of motherhood… Continue reading The Liebster Award