womanista-logo01Womanista is a lifestyle brand that inspires and encourages women to curate the passions in their lives that make them their best selves, by delivering readers informative and creative content through the lens of fashion and beauty, family, wellness, design and current events. To read more about Womanista, check out their website at Womanista.com.

Below are my contributions to the lifestyle website:


Jan. 24, 2017: Exclusive: Rachel Cruze Shares 6 Foolproof Ways to Save Money Like Never Before | We all rush to create fresh habits and responsibilities in the new year, but we have one more suggestion for your already-full plate – smart financial goals. It’s easy to feel like our money situation is… {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 24, 2017: Why We’re Begging You to Dress to Impress Every Day | We totally understand how you might not have time to do your full-face makeup and wear that stellar #OOTD when you’re short on time, but did you ever think that ‘passive-tude’ shown towards yourself through wardrobe shows everyone… {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 23, 2017: 6 Practical Tips for Women Who Struggle with the Whole ‘Work-Life-Balance’ Thing | Truth be told, work-life balance isn’t a realistic concept for us. We strive for productivity at work, but want to be good friends, parents, partners and siblings… {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 22, 2017: 7 TED Talks That Will Fuel Your Passion and Purpose | When we’re younger, the question “What do you want to be when you grow up?” doesn’t really phase us. Without any preconceived notions or anxiety, we aspire most loudly to just about everyone that we want to be everything… {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 20, 2017: 10 Single-Serving Snacks That’ll Make You Queen of Super Bowl Parties | There’s no denying that football season is when our appetites are in full gear. From fantastic finger food to delicious desserts, our cravings for just about everything don’t ever really go away so easily… {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 19, 2017: 5 Best-Selling Books to Get Perfectly Lost in This Winter | With the weather now chillier than ever across the country, it’s time to cozy up on a comfy couch, get in your jammies and indulge in some of the best fiction and non-fiction the season has to offer. {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 14, 2017: Change Your Thinking With 5 Reliable Ways to Find Success in the Year Ahead | When a new year hits, we are super gung-ho about evaluating our resolutions and outlining personal plans for an improved and healthier lifestyle. {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 13, 2017: Everything Women Need to Know About Heart Disease | From television show and movies, we know what a heart attack looks like: a sharp, shooting pain in your arm travels to your chest and has you collapsing on the floor within seconds. However, the truth of the matter is… {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 11, 2017: Fresh Ways to Decorate Your Home with Pantone’s Color of the Year | With a new year upon us, Womanistas, it’s finally time to refresh and rejuvenate our palettes with a shade for our homes that arouses a zesty vivacity to our lives and symbolic of new beginnings. {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 10, 2017: 6 Things You Can Do to Be a Better Friend, No Matter How Busy You Are | Whether they’re the Anne Perkins to your Leslie Knope, the Bert to your Ernie, or peanut butter to your jelly, true friends are the ones that have stuck by you through thick and thin, from happiness to heartbreak. {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 6, 2017: Autism 101: Effective Ways to Help Your Child Thrive and Communicate | If you have a child on the autism spectrum, you might find yourself wondering how to effectively improve their communication and life skills. While early intervention is the key in treating autism, a condition… {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 6, 2017:  16 Heartwarming Moments of 2016 That Will Lift Your Spirit and Reignite Your Faith in Humanity | With all the news that came out of 2016, it kind of felt like a vortex of negativity, constantly spiraling out of control until its very last day. However, despite all the turmoil and strife we suffered through… {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 4, 2017: How to Unplug and Recharge for a Productive Work Week | When it comes to the weekend, we try our hardest to just cozy up on the couch and relax from an exhausting week. But while we imagine we’re handling our downtime really well and binge-watching everything imaginable on Netflix, we end up besieged by a compulsion to… {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 2, 2016: Conquer the Day With 6 Ways to Trick Yourself Into Waking up Early | For some odd reason, waking up early is not an easy habit to adopt — and honestly, we can’t blame you. Snuggled up in that cozy, warm bed with those super soft pajamas and just dozing off into golden slumbers… {CONTINUE READING…}

Jan. 2, 2016: Relocating Without the Stress: Tips for Successfully Settling into a New City | No matter how old you are and what stage at life you’re at, uprooting your entire world and relocating to a new city can be a nerve wracking experience. Between finding new neighborhood favorites… {CONTINUE READING…}