Author archives: editorinchic

Clean Inside: Keys to Minimizing Toxicity

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Ever feel weighed down by thoughts, dilemmas, serious challenges? We all have our fair share of baggage. Sometimes, it begins with whatever maladjustments we were born into. Other times, issues arise from the reality of our imperfections inevitably colliding with the imperfections of others. However, there is life on the other side of any given situation, if[...]

Love: It's Free But It Ain't Cheap

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Today is Mother's Day!!! Happy Mother's Day to all the amazing mothers out there! There seems to always be a birthday, graduation, or some other reason to shower those we know and love with beautiful things. But as wonderful and vast as materialistic treasures can be, the gift of love is the most profound. It is the most lasting. My mother and grandmother ta[...]

Leave Space For God To Come In

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We all have visions, plans, and dreams for our future. Regardless of our age, gender, and socio-economic status, we constantly are imagining what we want our lives to look like. If you're a single career oriented person, I’m sure there is a clear picture of what success looks like to you. For those who are married, there is definitely an expectation of how y[...]

I Am Actually My Brother's Keeper

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We often measure greatness by material gains, monetary success, career achievement and an abundance of Herculean accomplishments. I've had the distinguished pleasure of sitting with persons who top the global list of who's who. I've also known some of the most hardworking, earnest people who will probably forever remain unknown, but have the unique abili[...]

Ladylike Behavior: Workplace Do's & Don'ts

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We've heard the disturbing statistics of the earning power of women versus men in the workplace. It's somewhat hard to imagine that even in 2017 one could quickly conclude that this is still a man's world, but. Fortunately for us, we know the underlying truth still remains that despite the existing inequities, James Brown was right when he said that it would[...]

Stand Firm

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We are living in very unusual, trying times. Everywhere you turn there is exploitation, conflict, and controversy. A quick scroll through social media and you're bound to get a serious case of the blues. However, hardships are not new to the human experience. Every generation has had it's political, social, and economic challenges. When I think of previou[...]

Tips & Lips: Cool Colors for Spring 2017

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We've compiled a lovely list of happening hues for both your nails and lips for spring! We're sure this sensational selection will add the perfect touch of sparkle and shine to your warmer weather wardrobe. For tips, try: 1. Marc Jacobs Enamored Hi-Shine Nail Polish Magenta Violet ($18) 2. Essie Nail Polish Bikini So Teeny ($9) 3. Christian Lou[...]

Land on Your Feet

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Have you ever purchased an item, made plans, or expected something to happen, that in the very moment you were ready to pull the trigger or move full speed ahead, you discovered things didn't unfold quite the way you planned ? One of my dear friends was preparing to attend a Gala event with her husband and just as she was getting zipped into her fabulous cus[...]

Getting Your Mind Right

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Thought is energy. Thoughts, concentrated on a specific notion or idea, turn into power. Whatever you focus on every day, you give the power of your being to. Therefore, thoughts are extremely important. If on a regular basis, you focus on nothing in particular, months from now you will have nothing in particular to show for the time that has passed. If y[...]

A Simple Success Strategy

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When you peer into the life of any successful individual, whether famous or unknown, you quickly note the 'a' typical factors: keen vision, consistent hard work, and relentless determination. What's interesting to me, however, is when examining even more intimately into those same lives, there are other factors equally as recurring and often overlooked. Perh[...]