It is estimated that 10-20% of Canadian youth are affected by a mental illness or disorder and 20% of Canadians will personally experience a mental illness in their lifetime. TORONTO, ON (February 12, 2013)–Motivational speaker, image consultant and nationally published journalist, Pauleanna Reid, appeared on MTV Impact to talk about her battle with depression and […]
I really do love documentaries. There’s just so much to take away from them. I was first introduced to Bowling for Columbine by Michael Moore, who is one of my all-time favorite film makers, in grade ten and since then I have continued my search for more material I can learn from. Thank you Ms. […]
4th Annual SIPOconference: The Power of Ideas Let your old self be history! Come discover your new inspired self at the ROM! – The SIPOconference includes 2 fun filled networking sessions – 7 empowering & inspirational speakers – Opportunities to connect with people who can help find the career you want, or help you start […]
[video] Academy Award Winner, Lupita Nyong’o, Speaks About Race & Beauty At Essence’s Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon
Beyond her breathtaking style sense, Lupita Nyong’o is a combination of both beauty and brains. The honoree spoke about race & beauty at this years Essence Black Women In Hollywood Luncheon, candidly sharing her past insecurities about her complexion, her admiration for Alek Wek and Oprah Winfrey and how she defines her beauty today.
Most people tend to view Monday as the worst day of the week. After a relaxing (or sometimes eventful) weekend, it’s hard to accept that we have to wake up early the next day and go to work. For some, it sucks. For others, it’s awesome. But to me, Mondays are special. To be honest, […]
Confession time. For years, I was in my own way. I always thought doing what was expected of me and keeping silent about the things I was going through (emotionally, mentally, physically) was the right answer. I was ashamed to reveal parts of my past and mistakes I’ve made because I was scared about how […]