Lifestyle

Is Your Significant Other Entitled To Your Passcodes

Entitlement is that word that messes us all up. It falsely gives us hope that we as individuals deserve certain privileges, when in actuality-we do not. When we date individuals, that sense of entitlement makes us feel that we should have access to all parts of them. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The very …

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Let’s Talk: Black Friday Must-Haves

– blogged by @baetoven_ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Every year, Black Friday leaves us scrambling to our local stores or favorite websites, searching for electronics, clothes, hair bundles, and tons of other items before they sell out. It’s very easy to get lost in that frenzy and overlook some of the best …

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Three Traditions That Are A Must During The Season Of Giving

We are in full swing now. The Season of Giving is here. Family, love, food, and gratitude makes this season so enjoyable. With that are a few traditions that are imperative to kicking this season off. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Friendsgiving is a tradition that is growing year by year. It’s a …

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The True Definition of ” Freedom of Speech “

⠀⠀⠀⠀ Somewhere down the pipeline of education, someone told us we had “freedom of speech.” Constitutionally it is guaranteed by our first amendment. However, what does this freedom really mean and for whom is its implications? ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ The misconception of “freedom of speech” is that individuals can say whatever they …

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You’re Not Really Woke, You’re Still A Bit Groggy

  ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Like everything else, social media has exploited enlightenment. It is now something that is trendy rather than real so much so, people are way too woke. The enlightenment has become a fad. Everything including the molecular structure of oxygen has a deeper meaning meanwhile they neglect true knowledge …

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You Can’t Help Someone Unless They Want Help

  As I navigate through life with the absence of my mother, I find the things she instilled in me to be more true. For some of us, we were just born with the “help” gene. Anytime we hear a sad story or see someone seemingly struggle financially, emotionally , …

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Say “No” And You’ll See A Person’s Real Character

⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ You can say “yes” a thousand times, but the moment you say “no” everything you ever did is out the door. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Many times people are in our lives because of what we do for them. It has nothing to do with a mutual friendship. For example, I’ve been …

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