Entrepreneur: why you MUST effectively market your business, and how


Dear Entrepreneurs, if you’re only marketing your products/services to your family and friends/personal Facebook page, you’re doing yourself and businesses growth a MAJOR disservice.  If you build it, they will NOT just come.  You have to actually work for it and then they will come. In part two of this Entrepreneurs Series, I will explore some highly effective marketing tools I have used within my business.  In case you missed part one which explored how to successfully land event sponsorship,…

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In LOVE with my new Organic Makeup Remover regimen

Beauty, Featured

A few weeks ago I removed my makeup using coconut oil and cotton balls after running out of my Neutrogena Makeup Wipes.  Intrigued I flipped the package over and was a bit deterred.  Never again will I waste money on makeup remover wipes full of ingredients I can’t even pronounce. I shared this status and a swarm of pretty awesome friends chimed in.  One schooling me on ditching the cotton balls and replacing them with organic reusable rounds.  She provided…

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Being FREE. We are not our struggles, our temporary emotions or life’s challenges

Entrepreneur, Featured, Wellness

Can I just tell you how mentally, spiritually, emotionally and physically FREE I am with who I am!?  No that does not mean my world is perfect (quite the contrary because life…I’m growing through some seasonal ish as I write this and it sucks).  On the inside, I feel free. Free of fear of everything: failure, setbacks, negativity, external forces and especially my own thoughts.  I’m no longer afraid to call ish what it is.  I no longer have time…

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Why you should invest in the help you need


Plan to fail. Saturday was my big little lady Sania’s 14th birthday.  I had her young (age 17) and recall planning how our mom to daughter age ratio would be so cool.  She’d be this bright teenage girl with a successful still young mom who would share an admirable relationship.  I was literally 17 planning and picturing this.     My reality turned out to be nothing like I imagined yet unique and special in its own way.  She is…

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Entrepreneur: How to successfully land event sponsorship

Entrepreneur, Her Story

Over the years I have received SO many of the same how-to questions. One being how to land sponsorship for events. In part one of this entrepreneurs series I will share with you an area that allows me to make a living and a life: event planning and blogging. A little History for all: I started my Brown Skin Women blog after a decision to impulsively chop off my chemically relaxed hair.  I chose the Brown Skin Women name after…

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Understanding the art of meditation on a much deeper level

Goal Digging Women, Wellness

The only things in this world I can control are my thoughts. The only thing constant in this world is change. And what people do to me is never because of me, it is because of them.   Namaste.  I’m beyond thrilled to finally have furthered understanding the art of meditation on a much deeper level.  Courtesy of a journey of Anxiety, depression and owning my truth.  I’ll be leading my inaugural goddess meditation class tomorrow. A means to sharing the benefits…

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