Dear 2018, You have been a year of clarity and growth. You reintroduced me to myself while also uncovering parts I’d never met. Parts that … Continue Reading Dear 2018
Growing up my brother (Tank) would give me “fighting lessons”. In all actuality I was his personal punching bag for years. I was a tomboy back then, so slap boxing and DDTs, amongst other 80’s baby shenanigans, was right up my alley. There were those times when he forgot that … Continue Reading Cornered
As I mentioned earlier this week, I would be featuring a weekly playlist. Here is this week’s playlist:
Yesterday I was leaving the store with my kids after purchasing new bikes for my boys. Hm… the irony of this story just hit me. Sorry, carry on. lol I was heading home to unload and received a disturbing call from my mother. She had informed me that my brother … Continue Reading Show Up For Yourself
I woke up speaking affirmations to myself, which is a habit I’ve been trying to force for the last week or so. It’s crazy, because I drive affirmations into my children on the daily and others around me, but I rarely put that same nourishment into myself. Until now that … Continue Reading Morning Thoughts
Music is such a HUGE part of my life. It’s a time machine. It’s an auditory high. It’s therapy. It’s… ISSA VIBE! lol Music has helped me get through some really heavy moments in my life. Music brings me back to come of the happiest moments of my life as … Continue Reading Weekly Playlist Coming Soon!
Jada Pinkett-Smith has this new series called Red Table Talk which airs on Facebook. The show is appropriately titled as it features herself, Adrienne Banfield-Jones (her mom) and Willow Smith (her daughter) just having real conversations around a red table. I have watched all of the broadcasted shows thus far, including … Continue Reading Red Table Talk
“I don’t eat at just anyone’s house!” “You can’t trust JUST ANYONE with your food!” “You won’t catch me eating at a pot luck! I just work with these people. I don’t know how they live!” How many times have I heard this? Hell, how many times have I said … Continue Reading Random Bother!