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4th Quarter Living: How September Life Planning Can Help You Finish 2016 Off Strong

4th Quarter Living: How September Life Planning Can Help You Finish 2016 Off Strong

| September 20, 2016

When the summer months arrive, many of us go right into vacation mode. We may not think our thought process has changed, we may not intentionally relax the pace of our activities, but if you take an inventory on what you truly accomplish during the months of June, July, and August, you will certainly notice […]

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Why My Closet Hasn’t Seen A Single Track Suit In Nearly A Decade

Why My Closet Hasn’t Seen A Single Track Suit In Nearly A Decade

| September 18, 2016 | 2 Comments

When I look great, I feel great and I produce outstanding work. Danielle LaPorte often talks about core desired feelings which is a holistic approach to life planning. She encourages people to navigate their life and career decisions based on how they want to feel. The primary objective is to always feel good. :: This […]

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[video] “Explaining My Depression to My Mother”

[video] “Explaining My Depression to My Mother”

| September 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

I couldn’t have said it better myself. Sabrina Benaim, thank you for being a voice for every young woman who is struggling to find theirs. Follow her journey on Facebook.

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#WhatsUnderneath: Latasha Alcindor Discusses University Life, Family Woes & What Makes Her Feel Vulnerable On @StyleLikeU

#WhatsUnderneath: Latasha Alcindor Discusses University Life, Family Woes & What Makes Her Feel Vulnerable On @StyleLikeU

| September 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

“My life is always having to prove people wrong.I used to hate that, but now I think it’s dope that I’ll be proving people wrong my whole life.” -Latasha Alcindor ABOUT STYLE LIKE U: Stay tuned on StyleLikeU for updates as the movement unfolds. Watch more What’s Underneath episodes Subscribe to the StyleLikeU YouTube channel

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[Podcast: Episode 16] The Biggest Struggle I Experience as a Christian Woman Today

[Podcast: Episode 16] The Biggest Struggle I Experience as a Christian Woman Today

| September 11, 2016

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Beyond the Palette: Fun Q&A with Beauty Enthusiast, Melissa Dogruluk

Beyond the Palette: Fun Q&A with Beauty Enthusiast, Melissa Dogruluk

| September 8, 2016

    Dare to look like those makeup sensations on Instagram? Do you want your makeup to last all day? That wing to stay on point? Then, follow Melissa Dogruluk. She has all the beauty hacks you need to achieve those Kylie or Amrezy inspired makeup looks- or is simply your go to gal for […]

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Know YourTriggers: Why Relationship Standards and Expectations Are Important

Know YourTriggers: Why Relationship Standards and Expectations Are Important

| September 6, 2016

If he would’ve taken the time to ask me, he would’ve known that I wasn’t quick to jump into sex with him because of past sexual violence. Though he didn’t ask. Therefore he didn’t know. What he did do was assume, so in addition to being put off by me not putting out, he also […]

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Sephora presents Black Up

Sephora presents Black Up

| September 5, 2016

When you walk into the mall, you can’t help but instantly gravitate towards Sephora. I find myself easily spending $100 on the newest makeup lines. Well, now women of colour will have a brand new reason to run to the makeup retailer like it’s going to shut down tomorrow because Black Up is now at […]

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Why I Will Never Back Down When Someone Labels Me A Bitch

Why I Will Never Back Down When Someone Labels Me A Bitch

| September 2, 2016

“Ugh! She’s such a bitch!” “Maybe you should just calm down.” “Whoa! No need to be so emotional.” “Bit of a loose cannon, that one.” Whether it’s a politician getting passionate about policy, a CEO putting her foot down in the boardroom, or an employee asking for a raise, women who dare to speak up […]

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I tried the #SoGoneChallenge….

I tried the #SoGoneChallenge….

| August 30, 2016

I was so nervous. I am not a rapper and can barely even hold a note, but I was so inspired by seeing the viral videos that I thought stepping out my comfort zone won’t hurt – either way I’d learn something knew. I worked with my friend Talia Leacock to craft my bars and […]

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