Pinterest Marketing 101: How I Get Over 200K Monthly Viewers

This whole blogging thing is overwhelming. I remember sifting through hundreds of blog posts, stressed about which marketing channel to prioritize. Honestly, I still don’t have everything figured out. But, one day, I changed my Pinterest to a business account, and realized that Pinterest marketing is the way to go for me. Here’s why. It …

A Day in the Life of a Freelancing Full-Time Traveler

I feel a little silly typing the title of this post, because there really is no daily pattern I follow. But, there are some consistencies in my days at home, and on the road. Freelancing sometimes means rushing pieces for a deadline, even while traveling. Others, it means a dry spell where I have plenty …

Why Going From a Size 16 to a Size 8 Didn’t Make Me More Confident

I’ve dipped my toes into sharing my weight loss journey. But I’ve decided to challenge myself by really reflecting on how losing 60+ pounds has changed me. As a young girl and teenager, I dreamed that losing the weight would make me this super cool, confident person. Everyone would want to be friends with me, …

The Most Horrifying Part of “When They See Us”

2,460. That’s the current number of known exonerations according to The National Registry for Exonerations. The amount of lives shattered by injustice, hypocrisy, elitism, and the lie of freedom. 2,460. Collectively, that’s more than 21,645 years lost. And that’s all we know of to this day. Mark my words, there are more. That’s where works …