Hotel Review: The Excalibur Hotel and Casino

Location: Las Vegas, NV It all started with a bribe. If you watched my first Las Vegas vlog (or check it HERE) then you know about my experience with time-share tours. One of the incentives that the man and I received was a 3-day, 2 night stay in Vegas. We had to use it within […]

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Self Sunday: The Mind of Manifesting

“Assuredly, I say to you, whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth will be loosed in heaven.” ~Matthew 18:18 “By thinking those [negative] thoughts you emitted that frequency, and they became the pictures of your life” ~ The Secret to Money app “Manifest” is a big pop […]

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3 Tips for Traveling with Natural Hair

  Sometimes I admit that I have a fraught relationship with my hair. To be fair,  I have a lot of hair on my head, which has been the case most of my life. I have also been natural for all of my life, although I spent over 20 years wearing my hair straightened by […]

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Self Sunday: It is Ok to Step Back

Quote: “Be kind to yourself.” Today started like many Sundays. I woke up and did my morning devotion ritual. After kind of messing around, doing some pleasure reading I started to get ready for church. But I had this nagging feeling that maybe I should stay home. I went back and forth about what I […]

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Quick and Dirty Guide to Glitch Fares

Yesterday Virgin Atlantic had, what was initially advertised as an intense sale: Dallas to Melbourne, Australia for, brace yourselves friends, ONE. HUNDRED. SIXTY. SEVEN. AMERICAN. DOLLARS. Bish. Look. Linda, honey. Lookit. I saw this on my way to workout with friend Dori. I was scrolling and reading; calculating like GIPHY P.S. Don’t cell phone and […]

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Self Sunday: When the Stakes Have Changed

Psalms 61:1-2:  1Hear my cry, O God; attend unto my prayer. 2From the end of the earth will I cry unto thee, when my heart is overwhelmed: lead me to the rock that is higher than I. For the last few months I have been struggling with my relationship with God and trying to be less […]

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If I Leave: Traveling and Safety

I get asked quite frequently, “Is ______ safe?” This is especially true if I have traveled alone. In July I traveled to the U.K, Denmark, and Iceland. It was only the second time that I have taken a solo trip abroad and, to be quite honest, every time that I leave to go somewhere I […]

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Hotel Review: The Royal Decameron Indigo Resort and Spa

Location: Arcadins Coast, Montrouis – Haiti Website: https://www.decameron.com/en/otr-destinations/haiti/arcadins-coast/royal-decameron-indigo-beach-resort-spa I visited the Royal Decameron Indigo in April 2016 for my 28th birthday with my dear sister friend Andie. I found a Groupon deal for the resort that came out to $473 for two people. That’s right. An all-inclusive resort. She and I share the same birthday so […]

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Yacht Week Carry On Packing Guide

So I hate packing. Which is an awful shame because I am a champion packer. Don’t believe me? Check out my packing tutorial here (Oh hay shameless plug). Anyway, I am a person who likes many things just so and I always feel like I pack to much. Must unfortunate of all: I’m a horrible […]

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Things I Didn’t Know I Needed for Yacht Week

There was a lot of preparation involved in getting myself together for Yacht Week. I read countless blogs and talked with my crew almost daily. I found that some things came down to minute details, and I did not always catch them. Luckily with seven other people traveling with me, we generally had all of […]

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