In recent news, Jada Pinkett Smith stated she was going to be boycotting the Academy Awards, aka The Oscars, this year due to the lack of diversity and acknowledgement of people of color both in this year’s show and the Academy itself. One of the statements that she made would resonate with anyone: “Begging for … Continue reading Blissful Monday’s|I Won’t Beg You to Love Me
Hey ladies, as we enter 2016, you may be getting a ton of motivational messages about this year. Lord knows I have. Well, in terms of relationships, this is the best time to make some assessments about yourself and the kind of men you’ve interacted with throughout the last year. Whether you’ve been single … Continue reading Blissful Monday’s|Six Types of Boos to Say Bye to in 2016
Do you ever feel like you’re letting down God? Yesterday was one of those days. I made a promise to God that I ended up not being able to keep. I panicked and I couldn’t fulfill the promise. I then felt an overwhelming sense of shame because trusting God wasn’t enough. I said I trust God, … Continue reading Tell it Tuesday w/ B.Parker|Fighting Through Anxiety
Everyone is so focused on dating. Everyone wants a title, and to have someone they can call theirs. It’s starting to feel like a competition. Everyone wants to out do the next, and it’s just not something I’m interested in being a part of. I’ve never cared much about dating. I’ve always believed that when … Continue reading Tell it Tuesday w/ B. Parker | Why Does It Seem Like a Sin That I’m Single?
By Winnie Caldwell June 18, 2015 through June 21, 2015, I took a trip to the 8th Annual Blogging While Brown Conference (#BWBATX)! The Conference was hosted in Austin, TX and I had no idea what to expect. Will I be accepted? Will I have fun? EVERYONE, even those who were just guests at my … Continue reading Being A Boss, A Blogger And Black In Austin, TX!
Happiness is something that comes with determination, choice and time. You first must choose to be happy. You can't sit back and expect happiness to come your way. Because it won't. You have to tell yourself to be happy. It's all in your mind. It's your choice. You can decide to lay in bed all day, and … Continue reading Tell It Tuesday w/B. Parker|Choosing to be Happy.
THE LESSON After having several discussions with my husband, I decided to end my marriage. He was not happy about it. I didn’t want to be one of those people who remained married for the sake of the children. Even before the affair, I was just not happy. I was not going to fake … Continue reading The life of Nise Daniels|The Wife. The Girlfriend.The Mother. THE FINALE
The light creeping thru the window woke me the next morning. The kids came in and told me bye as they were leaving to catch the bus, but I apparently had dozed back off. I picked up my phone to call my supervisor and let her know that I wouldn’t be in today. I let … Continue reading The life of Nise Daniels|The Wife. The Girlfriend.The Mother Pt.5