“I forgive you because…” 

We’ve all felt the pain of being completely wronged before. Whether it was by a partner, a friend, a family member or even an associate. The sting was all the same. It pierced us with its sharp lies and left us to suffer. Continue reading “I forgive you because…” 


My Body, My Way: Meet Amanda

My Body, My Way is a series dedicated to promoting healthy body images among women. If you’d like to join, please feel free to e-mail me at: chardelaroche@gmail.com

Age: 21

Ethnicity: Jamaican

Body Type: Slim

Occupation: Student

1. What makes a woman beautiful to you?

“What makes a woman beautiful to me is her confidence. No matter what flaws she may have she outshines it with her stunning personality and ignores all the negative energy.” Continue reading My Body, My Way: Meet Amanda

Dealing with Rejection

You’ve been there before.

Waiting patiently for an e-mail or phone call from perspective employers— Only to get a generic “We regret to inform you…” response back. Or constantly checking your text messages to see if the guy you’ve been interested in for some time has replied, but he hasn’t and its been a week since your date. Continue reading Dealing with Rejection

#Chargeup with a Spring Getaway

Miami has been a complete zoo so far this month due to spring breakers, Ultra Music Festival, endless nightlife events and the amazing weather. But despite all the jam-packed events, Tony and I opted for cute camping trip in Georgia  for our spring break. Continue reading #Chargeup with a Spring Getaway

On My Own: Life in Miami

As some of you may know, I relocated in September from Jacksonville,FL. with my boyfriend of two years.

We choose to move in with each other, after deciding to write our next chapters in life together. I touched on this topic a short while ago, you guy’s can check it out here.
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Ayesha Curry Sparks Debate Over Fashion Choices

Ayesha Curry, chef and wife of NBA Golden State Warrior player Stephen Curry, is facing backlash for comments she made on Twitter about her personal fashion preferences.

Ayesha Curry photo via TheUrbanDaily.com

Continue reading Ayesha Curry Sparks Debate Over Fashion Choices

The Name Game

Raven-Symone made headlines last week for her discriminatory comments against so-called ghetto names. The View’s co-host said, “I’m not about to hire you, if your name is Watermelondrea.”

Photo Cred: CNN via ABC/Getty Images

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