Behind the Filter: Some Thoughts on Body Image and Social Media

By | April 6th, 2016|#trending, pop culture, wise words|

Glamour Magazine decided to praise some of their favorite “plus size” stars in their latest issue. They included Amy Schumer on this list. For those of you that are unfamiliar with Schumer’s body, let me just insert a photo here:   Oh, and guess where that photo is from? GLAMOUR MAGAZINE. How they can feature [...]

Dating Duds: Five Guys I’ve Met Online

By | February 16th, 2016|Color Me Fun, Color Me Smart, pop culture, wise words|

Much to our elders’ confusion and dismay, online dating has become the go-to way for our generation to connect with potential partners. The way I see it, our peers are divided into two groups: those that use apps or websites to date, and those that pretend not to use apps or websites to date. From [...]

It’s the Climb

By | February 11th, 2016|wise words|

My mother is one of the most selfless, caring people I know. But there’s no argument – she’s not a sentimental lady. Our family nickname for her is “The Little General” because she runs a tight ship, even at five feet tall. That’s why when she sent us all an email with a very sentimental [...]