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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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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How to Deal with People Trolling You

Got online trolls? Yeah, me too. So how do you deal with people trolling you? Can I share something real with you for a second? For the first time this year, I’ve started hesitating what I post, when I post, and where I post online. Why? Because I’ve recently started experiencing serious trolling from strangers […]

July 12, 2021

How to Deal with People Trolling You

Confidence, Empowerment

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What I Do: My Job Empowering Women

Q: What do you do? A: I founded an ethical fashion brand, Trades of Hope. Trades of Hope sells fair trade fashion + home accessories made by women who are facing poverty. However, the women we partner with don’t want charity but an opportunity. They have faced oppression, hunger, and desperation; but with a dignified […]

January 11, 2019

Empowerment, Trades of Hope

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