Tag: emotions

How To Use What You Know, To Make Extra Dough': A Guide To Increasing Cash Flow

How To Use What You Know, To Make Extra Dough': A Guide To Increasing Cash Flow

| January 22, 2017 | 2 Comments

One of the biggest pieces of advice that my business mentors have taught me is to have more than one stream of income. This rule of thumb definitely saved my butt last year during a few ‘rainy days’. I’ve been working since I was 13 years old and haven’t stopped hustlin’ since the day I […]

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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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If You Really Knew Me – This Is The Diary of Pauleanna Reid

If You Really Knew Me – This Is The Diary of Pauleanna Reid

| August 30, 2015

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6 Powerful Lessons That Lit Up My World After Watching #BlackGirlsRock

6 Powerful Lessons That Lit Up My World After Watching #BlackGirlsRock

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Black Girls Rock is “…a historic and monumental show highlighting the accomplishments of exceptional women of color who have made outstanding contributions in their careers, and who stand as inspirational and positive role models in their communities.” I have been tuning into this awards show since it started and every year I am even more […]

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[photos] My Book Signing for International Women’s Week at Indigo Bay/Bloor

[photos] My Book Signing for International Women’s Week at Indigo Bay/Bloor

| March 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

The third night of International Women’s Week at Indigo Bay and Bloor. I sat down to discuss with Janét Aizenstros, the truth behind my debut novel Everything I Couldn’t Tell My Mother with the audience at Indigo Bay & Bloor in Toronto. I had a youth group and many of my serious followers show up to find […]

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I’m Officially A Homeowner: How I Accomplished This Goal Under The Age of 30

I’m Officially A Homeowner: How I Accomplished This Goal Under The Age of 30

| December 18, 2014 | 2 Comments

I’ll never forget the day I checked my account balance and the statement said $2.09. I just wanted to cry because I felt so defeated. I had mountains of bills, creditors constantly calling me and no money to pay them. During my early twenties, my finances were such a mess and it was my best-kept […]

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Stepping Out In Style

Stepping Out In Style

| November 24, 2014 | 1 Comment

Smooth, savvy and successful – Meet the New Girl On The Block I recently had the opportunity to shoot with one of my favorite photographers, Samantha Clarke. Sam, alongside my crew, really went out of their way to make my day special. Makeba Lindsay is my go-to-girl for hair, Samora Smallwood is my go-to-girl for […]

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The Magic Is In Our Actions

The Magic Is In Our Actions

| September 28, 2014 | 1 Comment

:: I’ve decided to join a self-help group for my anxiety:: I’m telling you because I want you to hold me accountable. Although I recovered from a 6-year relationship with depression in 2012, unfortunately my anxiety still lingers. I’ve been in denial about this issue for a long time because I was afraid to deal […]

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Overcoming A 6-Year Battle With Depression: My Story

Overcoming A 6-Year Battle With Depression: My Story

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The worst thing in life is to end up with people who make you feel all alone. – Robin Williams Since the recent news of Robin Williams’ suicide, I thought it was fitting to open up a much need conversation about mental health. What you may not know about me is that I can personally […]

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