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“Great things take time.”

“Great things take time.”

Great things take time. How many times have ya heard it in life so far??? Chances are, quite a bit. It’s a commonly thrown around phrase that lacks the punch it once packed. It was…

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“It Gets Better.”

“It Gets Better.”

Ayyyyoooo, Monday. How was your weekending? My weekend kicked off with a bridal shower for one of my best friends, then segued into front row at a Justin Timberlake concert (!!!), and today was full…

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“I Will Carry On.”

“I Will Carry On.”

By Friday morning last week, I think I had seen 52 (no joke) tweets, Instastories, emails and blog mentions from everyone and their mom having had THAT KINDA WEEK. This. week. has. been. long. I’m…

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“Give Yourself Grace.”

“Give Yourself Grace.”

Back at it again with a MONDAY MANTRA. Woo woo! I was woken up this morning by an INSANE downpour…when it rains, it pours, I guess? It’s mornings like these when I’m EXTRA grateful for…

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“Enlarge your Territory.” – Lessons from Luke 5

“Enlarge your Territory.” – Lessons from Luke 5

Hey girl hey! Monday already?! I spent the weekend at a faith retreat, and I *truly* feel like a new woman heading into this week. God worked some wonders in my life, and I’m just sitting…

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“Cut the Noise.”

“Cut the Noise.”

Aaaaaaaand Monday, we’re back at it again. How was your weekend?? ICYMI in last night’s CURation (get the CURation by signing up here!), yesterday we did an Escape Room! Have you done one before? I HIGHLY…

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“It is what it is.” – Dealing with Conflict in Relationships + Advice from THE 9/11 Widow,

“It is what it is.” – Dealing with Conflict in Relationships + Advice from THE 9/11 Widow,

I’m baaaaaaack! Happy Monday, friends! It feels like it’s been *ages*, even tho it’s just been a long weekend essentially. New York Fashion Week can just feel like an eternity sometimes. 😉 Either way, SUPER…

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“Say No.” (+ 10 Quotes to Help you Say NO More, Guilt-free!)

“Say No.” (+ 10 Quotes to Help you Say NO More, Guilt-free!)

Happy MONDAY. Can ya believe January 2018 is already almost donezo??? I think the second you graduate schooling and move on to “adulting,” suddenly the speed of life is magnified, and it smacks ya right in…

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Trust in God – Thoughts on Trusting God’s Plan in Our Lives

Trust in God – Thoughts on Trusting God’s Plan in Our Lives

I was genuinely stumped about what to write about today. And y’all…that never happens. My editorial calendar is planned out months in advance (with wiggle room, of course). I’ve got a whole spreadsheet of categorized ideas,…

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“Why the hell not?” – Phoenix Travel Guide, Part 3

“Why the hell not?” – Phoenix Travel Guide, Part 3

WHOA BABY, it’s been a hot sec since a Monday Mantra popped up around these rosy parts! Which is SO BAD, because I love ’em, you love ’em…we all love ’em, and I think they’re…

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“You go girl.” – Phoenix Travel Guide, Part 1

“You go girl.” – Phoenix Travel Guide, Part 1

Happy Monday – You go girl. “You go girl” tee (Buy 1, Get 1 50% off) // Levi’s (code FRIENDS for an extra 30% off!) // Converse // Gold initial necklace // Red lipstick (“Ruby Woo”) //…

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“Act on It.”

“Act on It.”

If there’s one thing the world needs more of, it’s action. Action, and ice cream sandwiches. At the end of the day – especially at the end of a Sunday night as we brace for…

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“I Will Be a Light.”

“I Will Be a Light.”

It’s happening! It’s happening! A solar eclipse is happening today, at points of visibility all over the world – a crazy phenomenon, considering that many eclipses happen over water or in areas too remote for…

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“Work Hard and Be Nice.”

“Work Hard and Be Nice.”

“Work Hard and Be Nice” tee (sizes keep going in + out of stock, so add this to your cart/wishlist and watch for when your size comes back in stock, if it’s currently not!) //…

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“I Will Raise My Vibe”

“I Will Raise My Vibe”

Good vibes – we all want ’em. We all send ’em. But unless we know what the heck we’re actually sending, we could be sending hot potatoes and no one would know for the better.…

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“Baby, You’re a Firework”

“Baby, You’re a Firework”

“Baby, you’re a firework…Just own the night // Like the Fourth of July” Happy (almost) 4th of July – it’s a party in the USA! Celebrating early with a lil’ patriotic Monday Mantra – break…

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“Choose the Chase.”

“Choose the Chase.”

Monday, THERE YOU AT. I hope everyone had an *awesome* Father’s Day with your own fathers, grandfathers, stepfathers, father-in-laws, godfathers, and any other father figure who holds a special place in yo’ heart. Now, enter…

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“I Will Politely Persist.” (+ $700 Cash GIVEAWAY)

“I Will Politely Persist.” (+ $700 Cash GIVEAWAY)

Another Monday, another day of feeling dread that the weekend is over, overwhelm at the fullness of your plate (already), and general worry about the week ahead, where anything besides being persistent at refilling yo’…

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“I was Born to Stand Out.”

“I was Born to Stand Out.”

“Why are you trying so hard to fit in when you were born to stand out?” If you know exactly what movie that quote is from, we just became best friends. 😉  (Hint: It stars…

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“Offer something to somebody.” (Something you don’t know about me + the Philly Jazz Fest!)

“Offer something to somebody.” (Something you don’t know about me + the Philly Jazz Fest!)

  JavaScript is currently disabled in this browser. Reactivate it to view this content. The great Wynton Marsalis once said, “And that’s the soulful thing about playing: you offer something to somebody. You don’t know…

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