No Pretending

Confession:  I am a master of putting on facades, ensuring that no one knows when I’m in emotional (or physical) pain, but on the other hand I’m not one for pretending to enjoy people or things that I just don’t like. I used to try to be like other people, pretending to be nice, so […]


Be Empowered…

“In your own life it’s important to know how spectacular you are.” – Steve Maraboli I often receive emails, tweets, or comments on Instagram about how inspiring, empowering, and encouraging I am.  As a woman who writes a blog and lives a life with a goal of empowering others, particularly women, these comments and such, […]


Your Body Is Fabulous- NMercer

The YBIF series was started as a result of a book I started writing many years ago, “Your Body Is Fabulous: Dress Like It,” because I feel style and fashion is nothing if you don’t love the body you’re dressing. So, every Thursday I feature a lovely lady, bloggers as well as other gorgeous ladies […]