Be You Diaries, Words

Let Us Feel

A report from a Black woman to Black women on changing the narrative and valuing ourselves as fully formed and functioning human beings. Discussing the importance of meeting our obstacles with resilience and healing, without disregarding our emotional health and well-being, and learning to teach the next generation.

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Be You Diaries, From Here on Out, Looks Gallery

Words

I love words! I know that’s a weird thing to say, but to me, words are the most concrete and meaningful piece of humanity – up there with emotion and critical thinking. They relay all our needs. They identify our emotions. Even the lack of language or speech says something in and of itself… [continue reading]

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Vegan Lifestyle

Veganism

I have been vegan for almost five years and all I see on social media and in other domains is the ease and happiness associated with veganism. For me, it’s daunting to see such perfection and likely intimidating for other prospective vegans. Here’s the truth about veganism – In all its glory!

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Natural Hair

Kinky Curly Toning and Coloring

This may sound like scolding, but I can’t in good conscience continue without saying this: Toning your hair is NOT for those that don’t know anything about hair care or the coloring process. I started coloring my hair when I was 20 years old. I am now 26, so I’ve had many years of getting […]

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Mind

Climate Change

It can be hard to know where to start with climate change, with so much information out there. Be You. scoured the internet and research to put together an easily digestible list of five simple ways you can help give back to your environment!

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Mind

I Want To Thank All My Unfollowers

“A fixation with connecting with ‘friends’ online comes with the risk of disconnection with friends waiting for you to be present in the offline world.”  – Craig Hodges I’ll be honest with you all, I’m more granola than I am Instagram model. I’ve never been or thought of myself as sexy, or someone who could […]

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