To prepare for the new year, I always spend the days between Christmas and January 1st reflecting on my year. 2018 was hands-down the worst year of my life. God, the universe, everything really destroyed me. I like to think I’m a good person that literally doesn’t bother anyone and yet, God or whoever decided […]Read more
Weight-loss Journey 2 Week Update!
November 25- December 1 As promised here is my weekly update on my weight-loss challenge progress. I really didn’t want to write an update this week because I completely slacked off even though I swore I would do better. Anyway, let’s start out with things I did successfully/partially successful this past week. took my daily […]Read more
Weight-loss Journey 1 Week Update!
November 18- November 24 So starting my weight-loss journey during the week of Thanksgiving may not have been the brightest idea! That being said…I’m down 3 pounds this week! Now, just because I’ve lost a few pounds doesn’t mean this past week was a true success. I say that because I didn’t actually stick to […]Read more
Healthy Eating + Weight-loss Challenge! | New Year, New Me
I am really trying to evaluate my life and better myself mentally and start 2019 off right and in a good space. So, on my journey to becoming healthier, I’m starting with things I can control. I mentioned in a previous post that I am also embarking on a healthy hair journey. Next up, my […]Read more
No One Has Time To Care | Mental Health Awareness (pt. 2/2)
My main Instagram account @HerNameIsGeorgie for years was meant to only document the “good” and the fun times in my life. Any struggles I was going through in my real life were kept private. At that time my purpose for keeping the ugly parts hidden was out of pure embarrassment. I was really convinced that […]Read more
Suffering In Silence | Mental Health Awareness (pt. 1/2)
In light of the recent celebrity suicides this week (Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain) I wanted to share some words on mental health issues. I wanted to also give some general advice for people who are fortunate enough to not suffer from these issues themselves. A month ago I completed grad school and designed my […]Read more
AFROPUNK Was Good For My Mental Health | AFROPUNK 2017 – Brooklyn (VIDEO + PHOTOS)
AFROPUNK Fest was a therapy session.Read more
Mental Illness and Why We Can’t Just ‘Suck It Up’
Last weekend, it was announced, just hours before he was set to hit the stage, that Zayn would no longer be performing at the Capital FM SummerTime Ball. Following the cancellation, Zayn took to his Twitter and Instagram to let his fans know the reason behind his decision. https://www.instagram.com/p/BGhxCx4pqS-/?taken-by=zayn He wrote, “I […]Read more