From Failure to Forbes in a Week

I went from failure to Forbes featured in a week last September. FORBES. It was a dream come true that I have been working toward, manifesting, and dreaming of for years. But the thing is… A week before I found out this article was going to drop, I was in one of the lowest places […]

January 24, 2022

From Failure to Forbes in a Week

career, Confidence

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05 Ways I Avoid Burnout

Look, we all have full lives. I think that’s just the nature of the world right now. But we don’t have to always feel tired or burnt out. I have been there, and I’m sure you have too. There are seasons where one must allow a little more chaos than others. Maybe you’re finishing a […]

January 10, 2022

05 Ways I Avoid Burnout

Lifestyle, Mindset

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Don’t Feel Good Enough?

Raise your hand if you have ever felt personally victimized by someone who misunderstood you, bullied you, or made snap judgements about you. I’d venture to say that at some point or another, most of us have been made to feel like we are not good enough. Yesterday, I posted a video on my Instagram […]

December 27, 2021

Don't Feel Good Enough?

Empowerment, Lifestyle

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2021 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Leading Lady

The 2021 Holiday Gift Guide is here! You know that around here we are all about women stepping into being the leading ladies of their own lives. I pull that theme through when I brainstorm what gifts to give my loved ones. “What is something small they’ll interact with daily and feel like the main […]

December 8, 2021

2021 Holiday Gift Guide

Lifestyle, Style

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A No-Shame Ethical Fashion Convo

If you’ve been following me on Instagram, you know I have been pursuing an ethical wardrobe with more zeal lately. As the founder of an ethical fashion brand, we didn’t set out to disrupt the fast fashion industry. We just wanted to create jobs for women so they could lead their families out of poverty. […]

November 15, 2021

A No-Shame Ethical Fashion Convo

Empowerment, Style, Trades of Hope

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Feeling a Bit Stuck?

Have you been feeling a bit STUCK in your life these days? Do you fit into one of these categories? Are you a woman in one of these categories? 01. The woman who has a BIG VISION for her future that is very different from her present but doesn’t know how to reach it. Or… […]

November 1, 2021

Feeling a bit stuck?

Empowerment, Lifestyle

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You Deserve A Break

A while back I created a digital lifestyle magazine to help elevate the lives of women, like you and me, in every season of life. Ironically, taking a momentary break from it was needed as I underwent a large season of change (moving, buying a house, and a trans-Atlantic relationship). But it’s my pleasure to […]

October 19, 2021

You Deserve a Break

Empowerment, Lifestyle

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Tips to Make your Home Boujee on a Budget

Quaintrelle (n.) a woman who emphasizes a life of passion, expressed through personal style, leisurely pastimes, charm, and cultivation of life’s pleasures. Ready to learn my tips on how to make your home boujee on a budget? Having been born to parents from different countries, I have been traveling the world since birth. But as every […]

August 2, 2021

Tips to Make your Home Boujee on a Budget

Beauty, Lifestyle, Style

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Goals Not Going According to Plan?

What do you do when your goals are not going according to plan? We’re more than halfway through 2021, and it’s so normal to say, “Um… let’s try that again…” I’m going to be that girl and put this statistic in front of you again: 80% of people abandon their New Year’s resolutions, intentions, or word […]

July 26, 2021

Goals Not Going According to Plan?

Empowerment, Lifestyle, Mindset

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My Phrase That Will Change Your Mindset

My phrase that will change your mindset… …and take back control of your life. I will never make promises I don’t believe in. I would never dream of it. So, when I say that I’ve found one phrase that has changed my mindset and given me back some control over my life, I simply must […]

July 19, 2021

My Phrase That Will Change Your Mindset

Confidence, Empowerment, Lifestyle

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