OVERCOMING SELF-LIMITING BELIEFS – 1st Annual Bitter Grace Boutique Self-Care Retreat Re-cap

This past August, I had the privilege of being co-host and guest speaker for the 1st Annual Bitter Grace Boutique Self-Care Retreat held in Washington, DC. I first met Anne-Marie Johnson, Owner and Founder of Bitter Grace Boutique, in April at the DC Bloggers event and a few weeks later we met for dinner to…

Bitter Grace Self-Care Retreat: Using your Social Influence to Inspire Action

We are thrilled to be hosting our first annual Bitter Grace Self-Care Retreat geared towards self-empowerment and raising awareness for domestic violence. In collaboration and partnership with Bitter Grace Boutique, Resilience Leadership, and Turn It On, we have an incredible group of women who will be sharing their personal transformation journeys, as well as providing effective tools…

HOW TO PLAN YOUR MOMMY AND ME STAY-CATION

Children and their mothers deserve to have one-on-one time to bond and have fun together – and with Mother’s Day right around the corner I want to share a fun DC staycation my daughter Olivia and I had this past month. Sometimes, a vacation (or in my case “staycation”) is the perfect bonding opportunity during…

BUILDING AUTHENTIC BRIDGES: FROM BLOGGING, INFLUENCING, TO LIVING

Last week I was proud to be the invited speaker for the April meetup of the DC Bloggers Union. After not being available the first time I was asked last November, I knew I was being called upon by a force greater than me to share my story when I was asked again earlier this…