Posts tagged lifestyle
How to Bet on Yourself & Supply Your Own Yes: An intimate conversation with Reese Evans, Founder of Yes Supply

Reese Evans gave us an hour of her time to discuss how she learned to stand out and stand apart, how she stopped caring what naysayers think, what she thinks entrepreneurs and creatives could do to follow her path and so much more. That's when Yes Supply was born. In just a little over a year, Yes Supply has grown tremendously. With more than 16,600 followers on Instagram and a dedicated community of ambitious female creatives and entrepreneurs in her Yes Supply Collective, it's hard to believe that Reese just started.

Read More
5 Tips to Building a Business out of Your Passions with Fitness Influencer and Photographer Mena Darre

June 2, 2017 is a special day for Mena Darre. That’s the day she plans to take the leap and quit her day job to focus full-time on working in her passions. “No matter how busy I get, I squeeze in time for what's important.” Teaching at an all-girls charter school, Mena has learned the importance of setting a strong example for young women. Continue reading to find out how she balances all of her ambitions.

Read More
Lynn Williams on How She Runs Incline Magazine

You see the well-crafted photos and the intriguing features and interviews but you have no idea have much time and effort it takes to put it all together! But Lynn Williams does. Founder of Incline Magazine, the ultimate resource for entrepreneurs, influencers and business owners, walks us through how she strives to reach her full potential and lets us in on a typical day in her world.

Read More
How Cassandra Orakpo Got Her “I Can” Mentality

It’s so easy to cast away the saying that “you can do anything you want to do.” It’s so easy for people to disregard this truth because if they really believed that they could become anything they wanted to become they would have to acknowledge that their future is indeed in their hands. They would have to accept that their life is their responsibility. And, so many people are afraid to have that much power.But not Cassandra. She’s ready. Wherever life takes her this year, she’s vowed to herself that she can, and she will. Dive into our interview with Cassandra to learn more about her plans and goals.

Read More
Sabrina Wright on Architecting a Life You Love

A Southern belle by nature, Sabrina was raised with a solid foundation by entrepreneurial parents. At the age of 17, Sabrina left home and hit the streets of Atlanta learning some lifetime lessons. She became a mother and her daughter changed her life. She is now an author, serial entrepreneur, wife, and committed lifestyle architect that believes in helping people follow their passions.

Read More
Laci McKinney Shares Lessons She’s Learned from Love & Business

So many things make Laci McKinney admirable. But I would have to say her transparency is at the top of the list. In our in-depth interview with Laci McKinney she opens up about what must have been the most difficult moment of her 2016. Her transparency is not only inspiring but it’s motivating. It reminds us to not let our situations define us and to find the light at the end of the tunnel. Dive into our interview with Laci to learn more about her most difficult moment thus far, her business, The People’s Voice PR, and so much more.

Read More
Tracy On How Motherhood Has Changed Her Outlook on Life

When we first spoke to Tracy in February 2016, she shared her childhood experiences growing up as a Nigerian American, the pressures of being the oldest in her family and the moment she realized she loved makeup. She also mentioned how she eventually wanted to get married and start a family. Almost a year later, Tracy is now a mom to a young baby boy and she took some time to speak with us about how becoming a mother has positively changed her perspective on life. 

Read More
How Adunola Learned to Dream Big and Take Risks Fearlessly

Our Chief of Communications and Editor in Chief, took a moment to update us on where she’s been since our last interview with her a year ago. When we first spoke to her, she opened up about her biggest insecurity, she shared her goals in life and offered her advice on how to be happy and overcome life’s struggles. One year later, Adunola definitely has more to share about her outlook on life. Find out the latest in Adunola’s life, including her new perspective on her biggest insecurity, her new business, her new goals for the year and how she balances it all

Read More
Success Coach Kimberley Dawn Talks How to Find Confidence & Clarity

Kimberley Dawn is the ‘KD’ in her company, KD and You Coaching Inc, and a self-proclaimed go getter built to withstand any challenge that may come her way. She is known for being keenly intuitive and she challenges any excuse that she believes will block you from your opportunities. At a young age, Kimberley has accomplished and experienced so much and she doesn’t show any signs of slowing down. Kimberley took a few moments from her busy schedule to talk with us about how to have self-confidence, success and focus going into 2017. 

Read More
Yaminah Mayo: How She Turned Her Insecurity into an Opportunity

Not often do you come across individuals who intentionally do things out of their comfort zone to become the best version of themselves. And it’s always a pleasure to encounter someone who’s unafraid to push the limits. Yaminah Mayo is that someone. She took some time to share with us how she used her insecurity to propel her into her new opportunities and how she continues to work with brands such as Refinery29 and Colgate.

Read More
Arrica Afton Talks Becoming a Fashion & Lifestyle Blogger

In a world full of fashion bloggers, it’s hard to distinguish one’s particular wow factor but today’s feature Arrica Montoya has found a way to stand out from the crowd. Though she can admit she wasn’t an angel growing up, she didn’t allow those obstacles to stop her from reaching her goals. Determined to give her daughter the life she deserves, she quickly turned her life around and matured into the inspiring woman she is today.

Read More