5 Business Lessons from Beyoncé’s Lemonade

Bey took over the world last week when she dropped yet another surprise album, LEMONADE. Now, she is on tour, selling her visual album (for way more than the average price),  and everybody is talking about her even though she has been out of the limelight for the past 2 years. Beyonce’, love her or hate […]

Finding Sweet Strength in Strife: How to Make “Lemonade” Out Of Your Past & Pain

“When life gave me lemons, I made Lemonade.” – Hattie, Jay-Z’s grandmother We are all given lemons. No one is exempt. It doesn’t matter whether you are beautiful, a millionaire, and famous or average, broke, and homeless. What matters though is not the LEMONS you receive, but how you squeeze them, mix them, combine them, […]

3 Phrases Every Woman Needs to Stop Saying Now

Our words hold the power of “life and death.” Yet we don’t realize how this truly affects our ability to manifest the life we desire and deserve. Lately, I have heard these three phrases from more women than I can count. Quite frankly, this ish needs to STOP because it is HOLDING you all the […]

What Beyoncé Can Teach You About Being Unbothered & Unapologetic

 As I sit and watched the new video Beyoncé dropped yesterday, Formation, my mind was blown. I had to pause and get my whole life!! Though I am more of a Jay-Z fan than a Bey fan (since hip hop has always been my first love), but Beyoncé certainly snapped with this video. She did […]

Forget Being Likeable: Why You Don’t Need to Fit In

As I scrolled through my Facebook timeline recently, I saw an article about Nigerian author (pictured above), Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie recent talk, and it was titled, F%$k Likeability!   You might recognize her name from Beyonce’s song Flawless where she dropped knowledge and wisdom about how our society teaches girls to shrink themselves. She unapologetically […]

3 Ways to Own Your Beauty Flaws and All & LOVE Yourself Fiercely!

  “You can’t eat beauty. It doesn’t feed you.” These are the words of Lupita Nyong’o, the first black African woman to win an Academy award for her role in the movie, 12 Years a Slave. She speaks these lines at Essence Magazine’s annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon as she recalls her mother telling her this […]

5 Ways to Ensure You Wake Up Flawless & Have Beautiful Skin

Picture this: Everywhere you go, people compliment you on how great your skin looks. You get comments like: “Oh girl. Your skin is beautiful? What are you doing? You just seem to have a glow.” And get this. You’re not even wearing any makeup! Who wouldn’t love that scenario? I know I would. So how […]

10 Ways to Build Fierce Confidence

A confident woman is not born, she is made. Earlier today when visiting my mom she noted that I had a different kind of confidence than usual.  To my surprise I recognized it as soon as she said it because I recently let some things go, picked up some new habits, and fell in love […]

Until You Put Away All Childish Things You Will Never Be a Grown Woman

“When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child: but when I became a man, I put away childish things.” 1 Corinthians 13:11 Bey has done it again. I learned that she has a new song out called, Grown Woman, over on a blog […]

Should We Bow Down to Bey?

Beyonce recently released some song snippets for two songs “Bow Down/I Been On.” Both slightly differently but she professes boldly: “I took some time to live my life/But don’t think I’m just his little wife. Bow down B****”-Beyonce Now, I don’t think it is necessary  to bow down to Bey because she is no better than […]