Recession or Nah?!

We are in a recession. We are not in a recession. I do not know what we are in but what we all may safely agree on is: prices are up! Our dollars are stretching as much as it can to cover daily expenses such as food, gas, and overall living expenses. The back and […]

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Creativity Needs Silence

A few years ago I felt I needed a break. I wanted to press the pause button on the hustle and bustle of living and working in the Northeast. I planned a two week vacation that began in Brooklyn, New York and ended in London, England. Solo travel has always been intriguing to me (during […]

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Intentionality

What do you do when you’re upset? Angry? Sad? Depressed? For me, aside from yelling when angry or sulking when sad, I’ve learned that I am prone to wanting to stay in bed when feeling down. One of the most important things I have learned is intentionality. Luckily for me, the summer is my season […]

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What is Free?

In a world where everything cost a lot more than it did this time last year, one must ask: What is still free? Is anything really free? I read an article recently, titled: Feeling Free and Joyful. Do you need freedom to feel joy? Can one have joy without freedom? What exactly is freedom and […]

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Basquiat & Khalo

I love ART. I miss going to the MET. I can’t tell the last time I went into NYC just to walk around and look in awe at all the amazing art work. I am overdue for a visit. I must note: viewing artwork is therapeutic. I believe art allows one to escape the ugly […]

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Political Roundup: “Just because you do not take an interest in politics doesn’t mean politics won’t take an interest in you”

Aside from astronomical prices at the gas pump and grocery store: Here’s a quick round up of what’s been happening in the world of politics. Supreme Court Many of us are still reeling from the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe vs. Wade. All 50 states are now allowed to determine whether or not abortion […]

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1 2 3s of Thankfulness

We have the same routine for bedtime. After a bath filled with toys and bubbles, Harper gets dressed in brightly colored pajamas and I say the same thing each evening, “Go pick two books”. He often comes back with two books and some nights it’s three books. One popular book he enjoys reading over and […]

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