Black Restaurant Week is a chance to create awareness of black owned restaurants & support community, diversity, & entrepreneurship locally. The push back is really unwarranted.
Excuse me while I encourage myself real quick: You win some. You lose some. But do like Chance said and turn those L’s into lessons. Those lessons learned will make way for more W’s. 🏆It’s all about perspective. Keep learning📖Keep growing🌳Don’t give up💪🏾
"I'm rooting for everybody black" - Issa Rae So I watched the Oscars, probably for the first time ever, and got to see history being made this year. I won't dive in to the fact that the Academy Awards have been going on for over eight decades and African Americans are STILL first time nominee... Continue Reading →
My hands have been still. My mouth has been closed. But my eyes and ears have been wide open. Soaking in knowledge. Basking in new perspectives. And reveling in Black culture all month.
This weekend was rooooooough for me! And this windstorm did not make it any better. Knocked some siding off my house, I have no power, but I thank God I still have a roof over my head and family that lives around the corner if I need them. Today is a new day. I’m ready... Continue Reading →
So I took a little break from Social media. I had to. One minute I’d get on to post something real quick, then 3 hours later I’m still scrolling. Wasting time. Worried bout what everyone else is doing.... the apple feature that tells me my screen time and what apps I’m spending the most time... Continue Reading →
Doooooo you know what tooooday is? It’s my blog-a-versary. ☺️ 1 year ago, I stepped out on a whim and decided to share my opinions, thoughts, experiences and even some secret feelings about life, love, and everything in between. Over the past 365 days, Dearfuture.blog has reached unexpected milestones, especially since there were no real... Continue Reading →
Note to self: you have to make time to take time for yourself. Otherwise you’re no good to anyone else. Make self-care a priority! Rest. Cook. Eat. Read. Exercise. Spend time with friends or family. Do whatever makes you happy. Whatever charges your batteries. It’s not selfish. It’s “giving the world the best of you... Continue Reading →
"No act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted." -AesopHere we are in the midst of this snow storm. 10 degrees but feels like -3 an about a foot of snow has fallen so far. I’m outside shoveling my driveway (cuz who has money for a snow blower lol) and my neighbor from down the... Continue Reading →