#MentalHealth: My Truth about Anxiety

Anxiety is a word that I hear used often in daily conversation. There isn’t a day that when I am in conversation, or scrolling social media that the topic of anxiety doesn’t come up. Anxiety Defined Anxiety is defined as: “a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease, typically about an imminent event or something with…

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Disability: Unpacking Stigmas, Misconceptions & Truths

Recently, I just received a handicap placard for my car. Now, to know me is to know the struggle I’ve had with accepting anything related to disability and handicap. So much so that it took me 9 months to get that placard for my car though I had clearance from my doctor for quite some…

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Influenster Vox Box: Laura Mercier

Hey ya’ll hey! I am back today with another Influenster Vox Box Review! If you’re new here or just need a refresher course let me explain what Influenster is. Influenster is an organization that links with various brands and helps connect their products with various influencers to review. This is my second Influenster campaign, my…

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Instagram Woes: Algorithms, Shadow Banning, Bad Hashtags

Sigh. I hesitated to even write a blog post about Instagram shenanigans. I firmly believe that aside from it being a social media platform; if you’re a blogger or digital influencer, Instagram should really only be a tool for marketing and not your sole bread and butter. The problem is, a lot of self proclaimed…

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#MomChronicles: A Special Conversation

Not to long ago I posted an article about what life has been like with my son who has a diagnosis of ADHD and Tourette’s Syndrome. After that article, a discussion with my son was had and he decided he wanted in on the conversation because he felt it was important to have his voice…

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#YouTube: Purple Haze Eye-shadow Tutorial

Hey guys I’m back with another tutorial utilizing The Matte Book Palette by Crayon Case. All products are listed below after the video!   πŸ”Š Jidenna- Safari (I do not own the rights to this music) Product List: – Black Radiance Shine Control Primer – Maybelline Fit Me Loose Powder shade: 15 Light – Dark…

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#YouTube: Tropical Glam Tutorial ft. The Crayon Case

Hey ya’ll hey!Β  I am back with my next YouTube Tutorial in case you missed it because you’re not subscribed to my channel! (Hint Hint) This look was one that really challenged me as I typically don’t wear bright bold colors or lashes this long! I just had to go for it though because I…

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Youtube: Pink Glam Look Tutorial

I know it’s been awhile since I’ve posted a YouTube video here! With good reason though; my tutorials have had a MAJOR growth spurt! I plan to share more of my beauty tutorials and reviews on the blog but make sure you subscribe to my YouTube channel as well!   Products used: E.L.F Poreless Primer…

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#MomChronicles: Life with Special Needs

I remember a time I used to hear the phrase β€œspecial needs” and immediately associated it with people who had severe disabilities. It wasn’t until my own son was classified as a child who has special needs that my entire perception changed. A Little Background If you are a regular reader here on my blog…

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#HealthChronicles: Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding

Although dysfunctional uterine bleeding is common, it’s not something every woman can relate to. Just about every woman on the planet understands the nuisance that is the menstrual cycle. Some may hate it more than others depending on how painful or long your actual cycle is. So that’s why in November 2018 when I started…

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