Growing up Black | Part 2

Hi friends, Happy second week of 2018! Wow, the year has been going by slowly and quickly at the same time. I hope everyone who is residing in the colder parts of the world is doing well and not too snowed in. Thank goodness for those two snow days in New York last week.  I hope your […]

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Growing up Black | Part I.

Welcome to my new series a little something I call, “Growing up Black”. I’ve been waiting so long to share this with you all – a few months to say the least. Every now and then I will be touching upon what it’s like growing up black. I was raised in a black family with […]

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Travel Guide: A day in the ROOTS

Hey, Friends! Over the Summer I attended a great program called ROOTS (Rising Over Oppression Through Solidarity). ROOTs was a six-day initiative spent in the woods of  South Jersey. The program itself was very informative and eye-opening. I learned a lot about myself as an individual, as a woman, and as an American. This was […]

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15 things I was taught as a POC

  Growing up as a young woman of color was not easy. My parents made sure to teach me what I liked to call it ” How to survive in a world where I’m often the only black person in the room”. My parents made sure that I understood my history and culture for that […]

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