You Down? Squat Challenge!! 6

Squat Challenge!

As a part of my hair goal I planned on working out 5 days a week.  Not only because exercise benefits healthy hair growth, but also because when I start my day off with a challenging workout, I literally feel about 100x happier than when I don’t. Exercising releases endorphins (there are several types of …

Why I Turned the Job Down

Turned the Job Down

On my quest to become debt free (and essentially live like a boss) I’ve been working part time jobs in addition to my full time job.  This is nothing new to me, I formed a habit of working multiples jobs while in college and now I feel like I’m being lazy if I’m not working …

The Baby Steps

Baby Steps

If you know me, you know I’m really serious about paying off my debt.  I sacrifice a lot in my day to day activities in order to reach this goal as quickly as possible.  Giving myself 3 years is a reasonable amount of time to pay off my remaining $62,000, but ideally I’d like to …

I Already Slipped Up 5

Already Slipped Up 5

We’re barely into 2013 and I’m already feeling like I’m not where I wanted to be on my 3G3Y goals.  First off, I’m supposed to be using the envelope system for purchases (will explain this in detail in later entry) and I’m usually pretty good not to overspend.  Well….I was having a mean craving for …

What does Natural Hair Symbolize for Me? 2

Natural Hair Symbolize

There are countless reasons why women of color choose to rock their natural hair, and countless reasons why others decide on chemically altering their hair.  I personally don’t think either decision is right or wrong.  In my case, I’ve had both relaxed hair and natural hair. Experiencing both sides of the hair coin has led …

Why My Main Goal is to be Debt Free

My Main Goal

You have your whole life to pay off debt, why pay it all now? As you may know after reading my about page, I am on a 3G3Y journey to reach financial independence, create a business and embrace my natural beauty along the way.  I am extremely dedicated to each one of these goals but …

The Journey Officially Begins #3G3Y 10

Journey

It’s well into 2013 (take that Mayans) meaning my 3G3Y journey has officially begun.  Over the next 3 years I hope to drastically change the way I live my life for the better and pave the way for a successful future. Because I’m somewhat new 3 to this, and very new to you readers, I’m …