Your Instagram “Likes” Could Soon Be Invisible, But How Will This Impact Influencers?

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As the conversation surrounding social media’s influence on mental health continues to make its way to the forefront, one social media platform is exploring a new technique that has many influencers questioning the future of brand ambassador opportunities.

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5 Home Decor Looks You’ll Love That’s Not All Gray

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It’s been a while since I’ve done a home decor related post — and with the first day of Spring now less than a month away, I thought now would be the perfect time to talk color. With so many YouTube channels, Pinterest pins, and Instagram pages dedicated to home decor, we have just about all the inspiration we need right at our fingertips. However, there does seem to be a common thing with a lot of the home decor ideas that we see, which may be frustrating to some people and that is everything being GRAY!

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Why I Decided To Let Go Of The “By This Age” Mentality

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A couple of months ago, I came across a viral Facebook meme that read, “Check on ya’ll friends born in 1989; next year they turn 30.” Humorously, I shared the meme with a response that said, “Okay. First of all, mind ya business.” Although myself and a few of my Facebook friends had a good laugh about it, it’s true and almost surreal. This October, I will be 30.

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3 Things You Should Start Doing To Step Up Your Self-Care Game

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If you’re familiar with any of my previous blog posts, then you know here at Suite 3869, I am all about self-care. It’s so easy to get caught in our daily routines that we forget to take care of ourselves both mentally and spiritually.

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4 Habits of Successful People + 2 Bonus Tips From Morgan Pitts, Founder of ‘Black Girls Who Blog’

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First and foremost, Happy New Year guys!

I hope everyone had an amazing holiday season and is now ready to kick off the New Year with a fresh mindset and a new set of goals. After offering up a few tips on things like ‘How To Set & Actually Achieve Your Goals For The New Year’ and 5 Benefits of Creating a Vision Board’, I wanted to continue the conversation of goal-setting and personal development by discussing some great practices for success.

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5 Ways To Detox Your Mind & Body After The Holidays

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With the holiday season finally coming to a close, let me just start off by saying that I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving and Christmas filled with love, joy, and plenty of food. Even though this is my favorite time of the year, the hardest thing is getting back on track after the holidays.

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How I Went From Being Unmotivated & Uninspired To Interning For Karen Civil

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Knowing that she started out as an intern with DJ Funk Master Flex at widely known New York radio station Hot 97 and would later become one of the top digital and social media strategists in the music industry, Karen Civil had become an instant inspiration to me and my blogging journey the moment I learned of her.

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How To Set & Actually Achieve Your Goals For The New Year

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With just fifteen days left until the new year, it’s time to start thinking of what your goals and aspirations are for the next twelve months. Sometimes I think we underestimate the power and importance of setting goals. It helps to not only keep us focused, but we wake up every day knowing we have a purpose and goals to meet.

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Gift Guide: 6 Secret Santa Gift Ideas For Co-Workers Under $20

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Every year at work, my team always participates in a secret Santa gift exchange. It’s our way of bringing holiday cheer into the office. We are a team of thirteen, so while some people may be easier to shop for, the task may require a little more thought for others.

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