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The Power Of Positive Thoughts: Changing Your Mindset

I honestly believe that “It’s All Good, Even When It’s Not.”It’s important to see the positive in everything.  Amazing things started happening for me when I stopped complaining, being negative, and blaming others. In my early twenties, I was a very negative Nancy, and I would complain about my life, and why my life was not the way that I envisioned it to be. I learned that I had to refocus my thoughts and understand that I thought my life was going…

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Women Empowerment: #WhatDrivesHer | The Chicago Auto Show

I had the incredible opportunity to attend the #WhatDrivesHer Luncheon and Panel hosted by Women in Automotive and She Buys Cars at the Chicago Auto Show. Did you know that Chicago Auto Show is the largest auto show in North America, spanning more than 1 million square feet of floor space at the McCormick Place? Yup, it’s a big deal! The Chicago Auto Show is a great place to connect with the consumer, but surprisingly it is the women who…

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#GirlBoss: Brandie Kekoa Of Be Kekoa

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Photo Credit: Be Kekoa This month is all about the #GirlBosses that inspire me. Up next is Brandie Kekoa of Be Kekoa. Brandie Kekoa is a Healthy Hair Artist and the founder of Be Kekoa Hair Studio, and she is a 3rd generation hair care professional. Brandie has years of professional experience and continually educating herself on industry changes. Brandie is very passionate about her company’s mission to empower women to exude pride and confidence in their naturally curly hair. She focuses on…

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#GirlBoss: A Conversation with Issa Rae

This month, I have decided to highlight some women that are very inspirational to me. These women are #GirlBosses!  I am beginning this series with Issa Rae. I had the opportunity to attend A Conversation with Issa Rae on behalf of the Black McDonald’s Operators Association. The event was held at the University of Illinois at Chicago and was Moderated, by Windy City Live’s Val Warner. Issa Rae is the self-proclaimed, “Awkward Black Girl.” She is an actress, writer, director, producer and web series creator,…

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2017 The Year of New Beginnings!

Photo Credit: Ali Stone of Those White Walls We are already two weeks into 2017, but I didn’t want to wait too long to do a recap of my 2016. It took me a while to write this post for many reasons. Let me just say that 2016 was an amazing year, despite some things that occurred. 2016 was the year the I turned 30 years old! It was an amazing year, I got a new job, my blog was…

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