November 20, 2014

This is a test. Will it work?


Is this thing still a thang? #thoughtswhileinchurch

Morning rituals and GoT


5:45 am awakening | 6 am yoga | Game of Thrones and Black Coffee Little did I know at this pictured scene what was to unfold…kind of. I mean, a character is never safe in Game of Thrones because it is a Game. Of. Thrones. Moreover, I now know that I should have read those […]

I am so tired and you should be too.


Let me vent? I am so tired of race. I am so tired of all these racially charged articles despite their good intentions, ill-formed arguments, and their relatability all over my Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. I am so tired of telling white acquaintances what it feels like. I am so tired of being told it […]

Flashback Friday: Kathleen Cleaver


  In honor of Flashback Friday, I would like to bring to the attention of unaware specimens, Kathleen Cleaver. You may recognize her name from her affiliation with the Black Panther Party. However, this is a minor point in my opinion. Kathleen Cleaver was (is) a very intelligent and knowledgeable woman. (Um, more like a […]

Coffee Chronicles: Have coffee, will study


I have been wanting to write this for such a long time. In order to get acclimated to the sunny city of San Diego I have been finding coffee shops and cafes where I can set up camp and knock out a couple hours of studies. I have been very fortunate to be able to […]

What is a post-baccalaureate program?

future doctor

Ah, the infamous question that pops during small talk of all kinds because people just genuinely want to know what you’re doing in life because they are nosy they care.  Post-baccalaureate programs are essentially intense focused programs that gear their participants (usually those who have already acquired a bachelor’s) into or toward a certain field. […]

Mipsters, Blipsters, Hipsters


Ahhhh shooooooot. Here’s another one! We have hipsters. We have blipsters (black hipsters). Now, we have mipsters (Muslim hipsters)! I was procrastinating last night on studying and stumbled across this video from Mipsterz: It was featured on this Buzzfeed Article and this Huffington Post Article . It has been received with mix reviews… Now, I […]

White Girls by Oh Lordy: A Parody to “Royals” by Lorde


First, check out this parody below I thought it was hilarious and ironic considering what these ladies are talking about are kind of what Lorde is speaking against/about in a way, but it is funny nonetheless and makes fun of what a ton of people in my newsfeed gush about and do. What’s even funnier […]

No pain no gain!

Alright y’all. I did Day 15 of the 30 Day challenge with the crazy, Canadian (I think) body rockers! I haven’t been doing them everyday because 3 days a week I have a crazy class schedule that spans 12 hours of the day so four days a week should be fine. Let me tell you […]

30 Day October/November Challenge: That Natural Buzz


I just had to show everyone this. For those who don’t have a gym membership or who don’t want to pay a personal trainer, here is your FREE solution! There is this group of fitness maniacs I follow on Facebook called Body Rockers and they have their “channel” called Body Rock TV. I absolutely love […]