Uber Saved My Life When I Needed A LYFT

Uber Saved My Life  When I Needed A LYFT
I never knew that it wasn’t normal for a cab to come into certain neighborhoods. I grew up believing that cabs are only for airports and hustle and bustle of downtown Chicago. I had no clue back in the day that I could never get a cab and or see a cab in my neighborhood... Read more »

Mayor Emanuel's New Choice for Chicago's Top Cop: The Good, the Bad and the Prayer.

Picture by Brian Casella of the Chicago Tribune Mayor Emanuel’s New Choice for Chicago’s Top Cop: The Good, the Bad and the Prayer by Todd Belcore “Welp, I have good news and I have bad news.”Normally, when people say that, people cringe. Then, they ask for the bad news first and hope that the good... Read more »

EXPLOSION HEARD AT BRUSSELS AIRPORT -Tips On Airport Safety

EXPLOSION HEARD AT BRUSSELS AIRPORT -Tips On Airport Safety
Just a few moments ago news surfaced that a deadly explosion took place at Brussels airport. Many news outlets are reporting that the country is investigating if this was a terrorist attack. While watching CNN a journalist mentioned eye witness accounts hearing yelling in Arabic just before gun shots were fired within the terminal and... Read more »
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Teens kill and ask for snapchat followers in court

Teens kill and ask for snapchat followers in court
We live in a world today where we struggle constantly to become viral. It’s the dream of us all to be internet famous. Being internet famous allows you to have “social” capital which will hopefully lead to providing you with monetary gains. Many of us know how social media has played a part in the... Read more »

I used to have a bad habit of doing things to be accepted

I used to have a bad habit of doing things to be accepted
I have a bad habit of trying to rescue people. I didn’t realize this until last year when I spent Lent journaling from the bottom of my heart. A lot of the pain I’ve gone through with people, relationships, family and even myself stems from my unwarranted need to help people and or fix them.... Read more »

Amber Rose: No Always Means No It's Not You, It's Men

Amber Rose: No Always Means No It's Not You, It's Men
It is February 24th, 2016 and women are still being raped. We are in a day and an age where a woman is still taken advantage of no matter what she is wearing, what she has said and who she is. The fact that a woman is a woman and a man wants sex is... Read more »
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Cosby Taught Me

Cosby Taught Me
Looking back over my teen years I noticed the common denominator within my enlightenment was my television. I learned so much about life and what I should be doing by watching tv, mainly The Cosby Show. I lived with and was raised by my grandparents, people that were directly effected by Jim Crow and segregation.... Read more »

Will Smith's Son is Making Cross Dressing Fashionable

Will Smith's Son is Making Cross Dressing Fashionable
Jaden Smith, the son of the actor Will Smith and his beautiful multifaceted wife Jada is making a lot of noise on the blogs today. Jaden was crowned the face of the Louis Vuitton Women’s Fashion line for Spring 2016. This is epic because Jaden is a heterosexual male.     Over the years, Jaden Smith... Read more »

Don't Volunteer For "Likes" this Christmas

Don't Volunteer For "Likes" this Christmas
I was raised in a family of givers. My parents reminded me of how blessed I was constantly by forcing me to volunteer and participate in diverse elements of philanthropy. Overtime the art of giving became a part of me. I enjoyed bringing smiles to the faces of others and being an agent of change,... Read more »
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Inspiration: Watch What You Put Your Mouth On 

It’s December 22nd 2015. Today I’m going to celebrate the life of a young legend that I was able to mingle with and share some awesome memories with. He died of Cancer on December 19th, 2015. DJ Timbuck2’s death is hitting a lot of us hard. It’s a reminder that our days are not promised. ... Read more »