#MustWatch: ‘Chadwick Boseman: Portrait of an Artist’ Is a Push to Finally Take Your Craft Seriously

I LOVE Chadwick Boseman. I have since 2008-ish, when he had a recurring role on Lincoln Heights on ABC Family (now Freeform). As he grew in his career, I continued to watch in amazement like, 'This guy is really something.' Not only was he an incredible actor, but, from his interviews I watched, he also…

Debbie Allen

#MustWatch: Debbie Allen Continues Her ‘Dance Dreams’ In New Netflix Documentary

I haven't done a #MustWatch post in a long, long while. I plan to do more but only when I find documentaries or shows that really inspire me to tap more into my passions That was the case when I watched one of the latest Netflix documentaries centering around the legendary Debbie Allen — dancer,…

Brittany Shawnte 30

Hello 30!: Five Key Lessons That My Twenties Taught Me

Y'all, I'M OFFICIALLY THIRTY YEARS OLD TODAY. I know a lot of people dread leaving their twenties behind, but I'm actually looking forward to what's ahead. I am truly in a place where I'm 30, flirty, and thriving, and I'm loving it. Granted, I've only been 30 for a few hours at this point but…

girl at the National Harbor

Six Realistic Things I’m Doing To Stay Sane During Quarantine

Y'all, I had an entire list of things I planned to do towards the beginning of the pandemic to keep a regular routine. It included attending all of the cool virtual events I could as well as getting dolled up and dressed every day. That was in April, when I naively thought this all was…

You Don’t Have to B Big to B Great (“B” Series)

(THIS POST IS A PART OF MY “B” SERIES WHICH I’LL DELIVER ONCE A MONTH! CONTINUE TO B KIND. B SILLY. B INSPIRED. B IMPERFECT.) "A life of significance is about serving those who need your gifts, your leadership, and your purpose." I've opened up multiple times about the fact that I struggle with comparison.…