Travel | Pack Light :: 4 Stress-Free Packing Tips For The Girl On The Go

Travel | Pack Light :: 4 Stress-Free Packing Tips For The Girl On The Go

Written by: Sol

As you should know by now, we’re hitting the road to Atlanta tomorrow for the TCF Style Expo this weekend and even though I am super excited about connecting with all of our boo’s and bae’s, there’s one thing that I am NOT so excited about: packing.

Nothing’s more stressful than perusing mounds of clothes and shoes to assemble the “perfect” looks, only to be tired and frustrated, to the point that you don’t want to see another piece of clothing again! Now, before you give up and throw in the towel (Or worse, give up altogether and just throw ANYTHING in the bag), here are my 4 packing tips that are guaranteed to minimize stress and make the packing experience not-so overwhelming!

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Health Yeah! | Update + 3 Ways To Start Taking Care Of Your Health TODAY!

Health Yeah! | Update + 3 Ways To Start Taking Care Of Your Health TODAY!

Written by: Sol

Hey girl hey!

If you follow us on Facebook (which you TOTALLY should be!!), then you are probably already aware of the latest in my healthcare journey (Remember the video, “My Health Is A Hot Ass Mess!“??). If not, get ta following!! allow me to bring you up to speed:

In August 2015, I was initially diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, after going to the doctor for a routine check-up.  After sharing this with the world, I experienced a range of emotions from shock to rage to motivation to defeat.  After a few months of feeling like crap from pills and injectables, I took it upon myself to stop taking my meds and just “do me”. Fast forward to March 2017 – I returned to the doctor to the same diagnosis and even higher A1C AND blood pressure levels. I was placed back on my medicine of Metformin and a new pill, Invokan. I was also given an ultimatum by my doctor to show some change in my numbers by my next visit OR I would be back on my injectable meds. Continue reading “Health Yeah! | Update + 3 Ways To Start Taking Care Of Your Health TODAY!”

Girl Talk | New Year Goals, let’s try again…

Girl Talk | New Year Goals, let’s try again…

Written by: Kiki

Soooooo, if you are anything like us, you are sitting at your desk right now shaking your head as you look on the calendar and realize, its February 1st.  And you have done absolutely NOTHING to jump start your resolution goals you diligently composed over 31 days ago…  Or maybe you did start off strong but now the desire and focus has withered away, much like Stacy Dash’s relationship with BET. Whatever the case may be… Continue reading “Girl Talk | New Year Goals, let’s try again…”