Saturday, June 15, 2019

Because of Oprah, My Life in Her Quotes

There is a misconception that as we morph from childhood into adults, we grow out of needing role models. The wisdom of Oprah has...

Go From Vision Board To Visionary In 3 Easy Steps!

I made my first vision board in 2002. Not only did I not finish but also I wasn’t really sure what I wanted out...

Healing…

How I dealt with my pain-anxiety, and what I'm still working on. The process of healing can be a daunting one, but it's instrumental in...

How Journaling Changed My Life

"Journaling has become my hero. My superpower. And my healer." ~ Amani Rakeia. IT'S JUST A BOOK SIS ... WRONG. Journaling is a way for me to...

A Letter to My Younger Self

Dear 19-year old Janae, Once upon a time, there was a girl who thought she wasn't enough. She didn't think she was pretty enough, cool...

Navigating Homelessness: The Need To Know List

Truly it can happen to anyone with a little bad luck, spent savings and an untimely illness: despite a privileged upbringing I became homeless...

Living the Life…

I have a saying that I pretty much live by. It's my go-to response when people tell me that I seem to be "living...

Being traditional-minded in a hook-up culture

Some people will say yes there is a hook-up culture and some will say no. I recently read an article that said the hook-up...

Shonda Taught Me | Lessons from The Year of Yes TED...

Prior to watching Shonda Rhimes's TED Talk, The Year of Yes, I was in a slump. I have lost all sources of inspiration. As...

5 Proven Reasons Why New Year’s Resolutions Fail

Why New Year’s Resolutions Fail And how To Succeed In Goal Setting Three weeks into the New Year and here I am typing up my...