Stop Being So Hard On Yourself

IMG_2298I’m my toughest critic. To the point where I can effortlessly shut down my own ideas and dreams.

And it’s a problem. But it’syup, there’s more…

How I Turned Myself into a Morning Person (kinda!)

I’m a night owl. And I’ve always been one. I can be exhausted from the time I get off work until I get a burst of energy at 10:30pm. I’ll get randomly inspired to start painting murals and writing sonnets and googling free guitar lessons at one in the morning. HOWEVUH, 3am nights are no goodyup, there’s more…

I Accidentally Cut My Hair & Then I Cut It On Purpose

For about two months, I rocked some amazing crochet braids styled by Zarah Charm a natural hairstylist in Baltimore, Maryland. People were always asking if it was my hair and I absolutely loved how easy it was to get up and start my day without stressing too much about how my hair looked. One night Iyup, there’s more…

5 Things I’ve Learned from Working on a Food Truck

Almost two years ago, I found myself needing some extra change in my pocket and my homegirl Chef Vicky connected me with the awesome folks at DC Slices, DC’s only pizza truck. Now I have a full-time job, but I still choose to spend some nights and weekends slingin’ slices for DC Slices. I often haveyup, there’s more…

Jess’ Lessons: No Challenge = No Change

I can’t lie. Lately I’ve been coasting. Coasting to a place of mediocrity and unfulfillment.  Okay, maybe that is a bit dramatic…still I have a few things that have been chillin’ on my goal list, but I had not made any real moves to make things happen. What’s up with me, you ask?yup, there’s more…