Author: Breanne Helaire

Redefining Beauty: Diversity On The Catwalk

***If Instagram video or pictures do not load, please refresh page*** If you are a fashion enthusiast and stay up to date with trending entertainment news, then this past week New York should’ve been on your radar. As Fashion Week took place in NYC, many gathered for trends that will soon be taking over the streets! This year there was a twist on the catwalk, and it has people talking about embracing all shapes of beauty. A post shared by NYFW (@nyfw) on Sep 11, 2017 at 6:01pm PDT For years, many have talked about runway fashion not being...

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Relinquishing A Spirit Of Fear

II Timothy 1:7 from the Bibles New King James Version states,  “For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power, and of love and of a sound mind.” With life’s demands, it’s easy to feel consumed by our worries, and what’s taking place in our life. We look at where we are, where we’re going, and where we want to be. If we allow worry to consume us, our mind, our spirit, and our peace will pay the price.The mind is very powerful. What you allow in will stay in and occupy space. You choose. You...

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More Than A Championship: Victory Beyond The Title

*** Please refresh page if Instagram video does not load*** Saturday afternoon a star shined brightly on the tennis court. As thousands gathered in New York for the Women’s US Open Championship, 24-year old Sloane Stephens proved that perseverance pays off. Though the young athlete has faced many adversities along the way, she didn’t let the challenge strip her of success. With Stephens winning in two sets, she humbly claimed her first Grand Slam Title. From sidelines to silverwear. @sloanestephens with the biggest moment yet in her tennis career. Send your congratulations to the winner of the 2017 #USOpen women’s...

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Beauty Beyond The Surface

*** Please refresh page if Instagram video does not load *** Earlier this week, Sanaa Lathan redefined what bold looks like. In preparation for her new role with the Netflix Original Nappily Ever After, the actress took to Instagram to reveal her new hairstyle. Netflix adaptation of Trisha R. Thomas’ best selling novel will follow Lathan’s character Violet, a woman who appears to have it all. That is until she encounters an accident at her hairdressers, causing her life to fall apart. As Violet’s life unravels, she begins to question what’s truly important and realizes that she’s not living the life she...

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The Powerhouse Woman: Embracing Who You Are & Tending To Your Needs

As women, it is fundamental to tap into your power, and the authentic beauty that you carry. You hold great value, and though life can be demanding, don’t forget how magical you are. It may be easy to get wrapped up in all of the roles that you play, but remember to take time for yourself . Take time to appreciate who you are and what you have to offer, to decompress, and better yourself. When a woman is at her best physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually, she becomes a force that can’t be reckoned with.  This starts with realizing and embracing who you are....

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Finding Your Balance To A Healthy Lifestyle: Mind, Body, & Spirit

It’s 6pm, and you’re just getting off work. You’re hungry, tired, and not to mention you still have about a 45 minute drive home until you can either quickly find something to eat, or call it a night. So when you get home what would be the first thing you do? Does eating something healthy or the thought of working out even cross your mind at this point? Let’s be real, how often does the term diet and fitness get tossed around and sometimes lost in our everyday activities? We wake up ready to conquer the world, and by the...

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