If you’ve ever experienced a hard time accepting yourself, then you have to watch Amy Schumer’s new movie ‘I Fell Pretty.’ I walked out of that film with more self-confidence and self-love than ever! Continue reading How Amy Schumer Helped Me Realize That ‘I Feel Pretty’
“I come as one, but I stand for 10,000” – Maya Angelo This quote is from a poem called “Grandmother” written by Dr. Maya Angelo What does it mean? I interpret the quote as: As an individual you are influenced by those who came generations before you, and that you embody more than just yourself when given the chance to inspire others. Our encounters with other people throughout … Continue reading International Women’s Day: I Come As One, But Stand for Ten Thousand
Meet Stef, she’s one of the most hardworking and dedicated people I know. She shared with me what she’s learn about her time as a Windsor Lancer, and what inspires her in life both on and off the track. Continue reading Feature Friday: Stef Smith
The speech that has us all talking. Undoubtably Oprah Winfrey delivers a speech that’s worthy enough for chills, tears & a standing ovation. Oprah presented an outstanding message that transcends between cultures, geography, race, religion, politics and the workplace. Continue reading Oprah Winfrey: A New Day Is On the Horizon!
When I think of today, International Day of the Girl, I think of all the fierce girls who live around the world. I think of the girls who have to fight for their voices to be heard. Girls who have to overcome barriers to receive their basic human rights. Girls who fight for freedom, fight for education, and fight for each other. For decades women … Continue reading International Day of The Girl
Oprah Winfrey gave a speech at Agnes College 128th Commencement. She spoke about a conversation that she had with Maya Angelou about Oprah’s school in Africa. She told Maya “that’s going to be my greatest legacy.” Maya replied “you have no idea what your legacy will be.” Oprah was confused but insisted that this school was going to be her legacy. Maya replied with this: … Continue reading What’s Going To Be Your Legacy?
Being a boss is one thing, but being a BAWSE is another story. My goal has always been to be a strong and hard-working women in the workplace. When I say that I want to be CEO one day, I mean it. So naturally, while at the library, my ambition drew me toward a book entitled “How to Be a Bawse” written by YouTube sensation … Continue reading How To Be A Bawse – Book Review
I admire the powerful and true words expressed by the late Dr. Maya Angelou. I have previously read her quotes and poems, but I had never come across any of her speeches until today. Although this is just a clip from a longer version of a television episode, I was incredibility moved by the wisdom expressed in this video. Dr. Angelou speaks her words with passion and you … Continue reading Living Your Best Life
” I don’t have to prove anything to anyone, I only have to follow my heart and concentrate on what I want to say to the world. I run my world.” – Beyonce If anyone knows anything about me, they know that I love Beyonce. I admire the platforms that she stands for. She promotes empowerment of women, education of young children, health, black rights, … Continue reading I Run My World
I just watched an interview of Alicia Keys on The Today Show talking about her decision to be makeup-free and be her true self. Below is the video, and I highly advise you to watch it before you continue reading. Alicia brings up some points that really hit it out of the park for me. She’s being raw, truthful and honest. Her lack of makeup … Continue reading Be True to Yourself