Lifestyle · Women Empowerment

There’s a Fire a Burnin’ and a Hurricane a Comin’

I’m a woman, short, and quiet. This usually leads to others underestimating me and what I am capable of. That is their first mistake. “I didn’t get to where I am because of you. I got here because of me.” Last week, someone in the office I am currently interning at greatly underestimated me. Their… Continue reading There’s a Fire a Burnin’ and a Hurricane a Comin’

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Diabetes

The Most Frustrating Thing About Living With Type 1 Diabetes

August 8, 2003. Do you remember where you were on that day? What you were doing? I do. This was the day my entire life as I knew it was turned upside down after a doctor in the emergency room said three dreadful words: “Type 1 Diabetes.” From this moment, I was never truly a… Continue reading The Most Frustrating Thing About Living With Type 1 Diabetes

Women Empowerment

Why Having Strong Women as Friends is so Important

As children, we all had that one friend that we truly believed would still be our best friend as adults. All of us probably remember the times we sat in our rooms playing paint on our desktop computers, naming our baby dolls and barbies, listening to Britney Spears until the CDs became too scratched to… Continue reading Why Having Strong Women as Friends is so Important