Dear Black Woman

Dear black woman. You matter. You are valuable. Your opinion is valid. You are not alone. When you feel misunderstood. And like nobody is listening. I am listening. I hear you. I see you. I am you. The love you were created with. Covers you each second. You aren’t dramatic. You aren’t too loud. You…

Your Truth Matters: Rejecting Conformity

Everyone has a truth. We hide from it to accommodate the ones who caused the pain. Why do we do that? In this world it is not always acceptable to acknowledge what is wrong. As much as we have free speech, silence gets rewarded more. No press, no judgement, no explanations with penalties. Silence is…

The Best Part of You

The best part of you is the part you don’t want to share. The best part of you is the part of you that challenges you to grow. It’s the moment when you feel like you can’t but you decide to do it anyway. That’s where the best part of you lives. Don’t be afraid…

Permission to Be

Lately I’ve been thinking about the importance of acknowledging yourself. Not anything you’ve done but who you are. If we are honest with ourselves, every day we are bombarded with messaging about who we should become. More fit, more intelligent, more beautiful, more accomplished. While those are great aspirations, I think perspective is needed. I…

I saw my obstacles as opportunities

“I created Live Positivelee during my last semester of undergraduate studies. It was a journey in which I asked myself what did I want to represent. I thought about what kind of impact I wanted to make on the world. It wasn’t just about my career, education or financial attainment. It was also about giving…

It All Means Something

There she was furious. Thinking about how things could be better. Why did he treat her that way? Why didn’t anyone fight for more? Why did they sweep the mess under the rug? What is their problem? This is what happens when we have got a call on our life. Things get to us. We…

The Process

If I want to get to a new level of a building, I must take stairs or an elevator.Remember that when we set a goal often times we have to take steps to get there. Don’t rush the process. How would you feel if you were paying for service and the technician didn’t take his…

Today’s tip: what makes you well 

 After a busy week what will you focus on? Everything that went wrong? Everything that had you stressed out? Don’t live in the past. Live in the present. Release the stress of the week and get ready for a weekend in which you do at least one thing for you!!! I love you. #Rest #Weekend…

Every reason to try 

You don’t really have a lot of reasons not to try Fear is not one Neither is failure That one time you got hurt doesn’t count either To validate your effortlessness is to say you’re incapable of greatness Which is simply not true Everything about you says try Everything about you says you can do…