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Ethnicity: West Indian
Describe your body type: Petite
What makes a woman beautiful to you?
I think all women are beautiful in their own way, even if they don’t know it. But I believe that once a woman truly accepts her body as it is and carries about herself confidently, she immediately becomes even more beautiful. I once had a friend tell me that once you firmly believe that you are beautiful, everyone will think so too. I believe confidence has the ability to completely outshine any flaws, whether it be stretch marks or acne. Continue reading My Body, My Way: Meet Shazarah
Mental health in the black community is a topic that is rarely discussed or even brought to life. But studies have shown, that 20% of Blacks are more likely to experience serious mental health problems than the general public.
Continue reading Mental Illness in the Black Community
Moving in with a man is a pretty big step. Especially for the generation we’re living in. Continue reading Things You Should Know Before Moving In Together
This past August, my boyfriend and I decided to move to Miami. Now I have to admit, the thought of being in a big city scared the crap out of me. Not only am I dealing with a new turf, but I’m also trying to fight through language barriers (Like 80% of the population speaks Spanish), hours of traffic (South Florida’s highways are no joke!) and unemployment.
Please que the dramatic music. Continue reading Update