We are the women we have been waiting for.

Last night, Oprah Winfrey was awarded the Cecil B. de Mille Award at the Golden Globes. She is the first black woman to receive this award, and no one of any colour is more deserving in my opinion. Her speech was inspiring, motivating and thought provoking. I found myself sobbing while listening- each word like a breath…

I did a thing…

Have you ever walked through the door at the end of a long day or week feeling utterly exhausted and defeated, trying to remember who you are, what you love, and who you want to be? Same. So I did a thing… I’ve learned a lot about myself in the last two years. I have…

One whole year!

Wow, I have had Scarlet’s Letters for a whole year! How exciting! I remember when I first told my Husband I wanted to start a blog, his response was “Why do you want to start a blog? Blogs are for pompous assholes who think people give a shit about what they have to say.” Alrighty…

One Year Celebrations!

A whole bunch of one year celebration this month! My Husband and I just recently celebrated our one year anniversary as well as our Nephew’s first birthday! What more can a girl ask for! Life is good! 🙂 We went out of town after celebrating our nephews birthday on Saturday to go for a delicious…

Monday Brunch

I had full intentions of doing a blog post this morning. It seems that time has gotten away from me the last few days. I ended up spending my morning having brunch with wonderful friends. What more could you ask for out of a Monday! I didn’t assist at all; my wonderful husband made brunch while…

Marriage Material

I have officially changed my last name to that of my married one. This is the first time since getting married that I feel different, I truly feel I am a new person. A new start to be a new and better me! Cheesy I know.. I expected to feel differently after getting married. I’ve…