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  • Insecure: How to Stop Perpetuating Body Shaming

    Imagine if we obsessed about the things we loved about ourselves. – Leah Tackles Social Estimated time to read: 8 minutes I’ve always been insecure about my big calves and ankles. So much so, when I heard of calf reduction…

    Beese Eats: Lucy Ethiopian Restaurant

    “If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” – J.R.R. Tolkien Estimated time to read: 6 minutes Since starting the Beese Eats series, I’ve mainly focused on West Africa. Not to…

    Win It: Beese’s Pieces Giveaway 19

    ​Can you believe is already Day 19 of my birthday giveaway? Well as you know Mondays are [still] for blazers and business … even during a holiday week! #givethanks Once again my fellow Gates Foundation scholar and entrepreneur Shade Adu is offering a buddying business woman…

    Win It: Beese’s Pieces Giveaway 12

    Mondays are for blazers and business! My fellow Gates Millennium Scholar and entrepreneur Shade Adu is offering a budding businesswoman a free brand coaching session. Listen, she is legit … she’s my branding coach (and I used her tips for my TEDxWilmington talk!).…

    Win It: Beese’s Pieces Giveaway 3

    “Give, and it will be given to you: good measure, pressed down, shaken together, and running over will be put into your bosom. For with the same measure that you use, it will be measured back to you.” – Luke 6:38, NKJV…

    Beese’s Pieces Wakanda Month-Long Giveaway Is Here!

    Yay – happy November! My Beese’s Pieces Wakanda Month-Long Giveaway is finally here and I am super excited, so let’s get straight to it. I will post one Beese’s piece here you could win daily; the instructions will be different each…

    Alter Ego: Growing Up in America in a Nigerian Home

    A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots. – Marcus Garvey Estimated time to read: 8 minutes Growing up in America as a first generation child in the 90s and…

    Frozen

    “Dreams without goals remain just dreams, and ultimately fuel disappointment. Goals on the road to achievement cannot be achieved without discipline and consistency.” – Denzel Washington Everyone has a goal to do one thing or another. However, without consistent (my ne…

    Blazin

    “Who speaks, sows; Who listens, reaps.” – Argentine Proverb So is it too late for me to say, “HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!”? Whew…it has been a busy season in life. I hve been working traveling a lot, but most importantly became…


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