Category Archives for "Self care"

Is Moab on your To-Do List?

Recently we announced that our Fall 2019 Color Outside Retreat is taking place in Moab, UT, October 10 -13th. We hope that it’s on your to-do list. While we plan to have the best damn time of our lives, the reason it needs to be on your list is simple: This event was created with you at […]

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Date Yourself.

You need to take yourself out on a date.Spend more time with you. More than anything else…you should stop putting off the things you want to do simply because you’re waiting for someone to do it with you. Your happiness and quest for adventure shouldn’t be tied to someone else’s desires aligning with yours.If you […]

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I’m Over Being A “Strong Black Woman”

This week while scrolling through Facebook I landed on an article from Ebony Magazine, titled “The Pressure of Being a “Strong Black Woman” Often Leads to Depression. My visceral reaction was FINALLY. Finally, the world is starting to recognize that the idea that black woman can and should endure ANYTHING and keep pushing is asinine. […]

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Our Fall Retreat Is Coming…

I’m absolutely PUMPED about the Fall 2019 Color Outside Retreat! We’ll be announcing the details soon (like within the next week), but first wanted to give you a few hints about where we’ll be basking in some soul-stirring adventure! Here are some clues: This area is home to not one, but TWO, well-known and visually-stunning […]

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10 Joy-Filled Women of Color To Brighten Your IG Feed

There’s so much talk about how social media is negative. That it inflicts a great deal of comparison, evokes a feeling of not being good enough, and is just all around bad for many people’s mental health. Hearing those type of remarks always makes me think, “Who the hell are you following?” Scrolling through my […]

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The #ColorfulAndCarefree Summer Bucket List Is Here!

It’s almost summer time and while many of us are looking forward to an upcoming vacation, or ways to keep the kids entertained, or maybe even finding an additional income stream, I just want to give you a nudge to build in some time for you. Talking about self-care is all the rage right now. […]

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Will You Do This With Us?

How often do you get to play? When we were kids, it was a requirement. A natural part of our day where we could tap into our own imagination and creativity. As adults, we abandoned every day play. Opting to pull it out for a few days or a week of vacation here and there. […]

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What #Bey Taught Me

So, how many times have you watched Homecoming? Listen, I’m not judging at ALL. There are so many monumental lessons in the documentary. From entrepreneurship, to seeing her struggle between work and family, to the marketing lessons (of course, my mind went there… I might have given up my marketing career, but I’m still a […]

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The Best Question You’ll Ever Ask Yourself

“What does your perfect day look like?” When someone first asked me this question, it was so profound because at the time I really hadn’t given much thought to what the perfect day looked like. Sure, I’d thought about how I wanted the full sphere of my LIFE to look like. But, I wasn’t sure […]

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