#TimesUp

I know that this hashtag has brought a lot of empowerment to many women and some men on the topic of sexual harassment and abuse and I believe it has achieved so much. The power of social media. I applaud it and continue to stand by it, especially now that it has a very personal … Continue reading #TimesUp

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I Am Not Just One Thing…

For someone who talks a lot about not fitting in so much, I clearly I'm not following my own advice. How? Well, I keep trying to figure out the one thing that can define me, professionally. Am I a planner? A marketer? A HR person? Or is it Admin? And why do I need this … Continue reading I Am Not Just One Thing…

Rights…

I thought I did not have rights Rights to happiness Rights to love and be loved Rights to be successful And leave a dent on the earth Rights to plan a trip to the Maldives And see it come to life Rights to want good things for me. I thought I needed permission, Just didn't … Continue reading Rights…

Back to the Basics.

We celebrated one of my brother's 40th birthday yesterday and let me just say, it was lit!!! All my siblings were there and it was mad fun. Its always nice when the 7 of us are together. It doesn't happen too often. But this post is not about a party. I slept over at my … Continue reading Back to the Basics.

Restart Button

I had a bit of a breakdown yesterday.  It started with the nerves on my right shoulder misbehaving like they at times do and it usually is such a pain or is it just an uncomfortable feeling? I can't quite place what it is I feel but it got me all emotional and then I … Continue reading Restart Button

My Purple Butterfly…

Dear Paula, I thought of you today, as I was watching a movie on Netflix titled Irreplaceable You. It's about this couple and how the lady ends up diagnosed with cancer and it's stage four and because she's a control freak, she goes on control mode. She wants to be sure her bae (that's the … Continue reading My Purple Butterfly…

I will wait

I know you look at yourself and think you're not enough You look around and everyone else seems to be better than you You think if you had certain opportunities, That your life would be different. It probably would. But that's not what's important You are my child and my plans for you are and … Continue reading I will wait