Revisiting my family’s recipes allowed me to fall back in love with my lineage and the familial bonds I share with my loved ones.
Relationships are some of our most prized possessions. While they aren’t necessarily “things to possess”, they bring us joy, they help us grow and they remind us of who we are. Although, ultimately, it’s the relationship that we have with ourselves that inform how we move through the world. So, even when they come to […]
When you’ve been spending more time than usual with your non-boo, boo or bae, things can start to feel a bit monotonous. It may feel like the monotony is due to a lack of interest, when it could simply be a lack of inspiration. Think about when you fell for your partner or decided you […]
Celebrating the holidays means something different for everyone. For some, it’s spending time with family. And for others it’s keeping traditions alive. If you’re newly single, it could mean finding a new family and establishing traditions of your own. A combination of old and new favorites when it comes to music, recipes and decor can […]
The holiday season is known for being a time of joy and celebration. But it can also be hard for many people. Thanksgiving forces us to acknowledge what we’re grateful for and find the abundance in our lives, often alongside family and loved ones. Christmas also forces us to surround ourselves with people we love, […]
If you must gather, gather safely.
As quiet as it’s kept, the end of a friendship can be just as traumatic as breaking up with your romantic partner. My friends are my sisters. We are each other’s confidants, and could probably write an entire book about each other’s lives. Great friends are there to celebrate your wins and motivate you to […]
It’s been a long ass year, y’all, and as we start to close the tab on 2020, it’s important that we continue to take good care of ourselves. Even in the midst of a pandemic and a revolution, self-care and wellness are critical. They’re what help us to recenter, to prioritize ourselves and support those […]
Sometimes a breakup is a set up for a breakthrough.
If you’re going to be inside, you might as well enjoy it.