Will Leah @ 40 or Leah @ 45 be upset that I didn’t make marriage and motherhood more of a priority now? I don’t know. But I can’t build my life today on future regrets that I might not even have.
Flying Into Beautiful
With each day, it’s a beautiful experience to truly KNOW in my bones that MY BODY is a divine instrument that is WORTHY to be nourished, moved, and loved.
New York, Year Two: Building + Growing + Gathering My Tribe
I can say now that 2014 was my year to discover New York, and 2015 was my year to find and grow with my tribe.
The Diary of One Big, Bad, Bold, Bad-Ass Leap of Faith: Redux
I had this blog post up for awhile about my transition into New York, but then this little self-doubt gremlin told me to take it down over the summer. (NOTE: If your favorite SoulFlakes posts are now missing, you can blame it on her NOT me!) I was thinking, “People are probably tired of hearing…
No Co-Signer Required
At the end of the day, we really don’t need a co-signer. We just need to be the first partaker in our dreams, goals, and action plans.
You Now Have Permission to Love Yourself
I’m realizing absolutely nothing in my life will ever get done well if I don’t take care of ME FIRST.
Chocolate + Eat, Pray, Love
The only person between you and that never-done-before experience is YOU.
Adventures in Entrepreneurship, October 2015: Airplane Mode
My life requires a daily flight outside of the clatter of emails, text messages, phone calls, and social media.
Is This a Safe Space to Land My Crazy?
I just need to be around people who will allow me to try out new ideas and fall flat on my face without judgment.
The Howard Lakins, Sr. Dream Academy
My father was always the first investor in me and my sibilings’ dreams…
In Defense of Gold Digging
While I understood Kanye’s intention with the song, I believe it made some women ashamed to expect or ask for the best from a man for fear of being labeled a gold digger.
I recognized that I was putting men into a husband-and-family express lane…