You cannot tell someone how to navigate a storm if you are battling it in a yacht and they are in a rowboat.
Growing up, I always heard the phrase, “pretty in pink”, mostly from my mother who was hell bent on coercing me to look like her daughter. Anytime the adolescent tomboy in me attempted to get dressed, my mother would scold me and tell me to rid myself of the dark blue shirt, take the Jordan … Continue reading Pretty in Peace
Before I could throw and invite my girlfriends to the pity party I started planning in my mind, a small, still voice spoke to me something I read while pregnant, could you just love me like this? It was my body talking.
The Ph.D., for me at least, was for choice, permission, and flexibility. It was to give myself permission to excel, to rest, to research, to teach, to lead, to b e c o m e. Sometimes we wait for a challenge when all along the greatest one we'll ever face is the one to BECOME our greatest selves.
There's been much said about the power of the tongue. There's been much said about the power of speaking good things & trusting that you are deserving of good things. At Queens Do Things we believe in the power of manifestation and how God allows the universe and our intentions to align when we're walking … Continue reading Like Metal to a Magnet. . .