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Planning for the Future as an Entrepreneur w/Prudential #WomenInspired

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Prudential and DiMe Media. However, all opinions expressed are my own. Yesterday I *celebrated* my 21st high school graduation anniversary. Well, there wasn’t much celebration, but more “wow, I can’t believe it has been that long”, and “I don’t even feel that old.” My high school graduation was actually myย first graduation ceremony ever. Back then, there was no kindergarten or primary school (I grew up under the British system) graduation, so high…

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Highlights of TeamNatural’s Dallas Curlfriends Brunch + A Unexpected Surprise

This past weekend I attended TeamNatural’s Annual Curlfriends Brunch. Like last year’s brunchย  it was an amazing time. The food was great, the atmosphere was great and I loved meeting and interacting with new and old curlfriends. The ladies on my table were so much fun to be around. They literally had me dying with laughter when one on the blurted out, “wait, I know you. I pinned you on Pinterest!”:) Fun times indeed. The special guests are this year’s…

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10 Powerful Takeaways from the Act Like A Success Conference That You Can Implement Today

โ€œI have partnered with Purpose Driven Media and am a member of the Act Like a Success Blogger Team. They provided me with compensation for this event coverage. All thoughts and opinions expressed are my own.” Last weekend I served as part of the social media team at Steve Harvey’s Act Like A Success conference in Atlanta. In one word, the conference was excellent. The sessions and speakers were dynamic and left the attendees inspired and motivated to do the…

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5 Reasons Why You Should Attend the Act Like A Success Conference

I am a member of the Act Like A Success Blogger Team and they provided me with compensation for this event. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I am super excited to have the opportunity for attend the Act Like A Success Conference in Atlanta from May 13 -15. The conference is a Steve Harvey event which aims to help you discover your gift, fulfill your purpose and create a plan to put it all into action. Last year…

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Make It Pop Workshop – Dallas

I’m super excited to be hosting my first local (Dallas) workshop for 2016! If you read my “Word for 2016” post, you know I mentioned that I would be doing many more of these. These have been in the pipeline since last year, so I’m excited to be “implementing”. ๐Ÿ™‚ For the Make it Pop workshop, I’ll be partnering with I’sha Gaines, uber creative, photographer, graphic designer and friend, to teach bloggers, entrepreneurs/small business owners (or anyone) who want to…

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10 Takeaways from the Steve Harvey SOAR Retreat

Earlier this month, I flew to Miami to attend the Steve Harvey SOAR Retreat. I served as one of the Blogger Ambassador for the Retreat, and I’m really gratefulย that I had the opportunity to attend this amazing event. The weekend ย featured an all star line up of speakers including Doreen Rainey, Valorie Burton, Ali Brown, Laila Ali, Patrice Washington, Angelia Jia Kim, Paul C Brunson and Majorie & Steve Harvey. The theme of the Retreat was “Lifting Women Higher” and…

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Steve Harvey’s SOAR Retreat – Lifting Women Higher

I’m a blogger Ambassador for Steve Harvey’s SOAR Retreat.ย and have received free registration as well asย 2 complimentary tickets for a giveaway. All opinions are honest and my own. Affiliate links present When I first started blogging 4 years ago, my aim was to share hair journey to help my friends with natural hair styles and regimen tips. I honestly had no idea that the VeePeeJay platform would be what it is today, and I certainly didn’t expect toย have the opportunities…

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