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Category: Lifestyle

Working a 9 to 5 is NOT the End of the World

We need to talk about this ideology that working a 9 to 5 is a bad thing. That everyone needs to be an entrepreneur. That if you work for someone/corporation, you’re not living your best life or being the best version of you. STOP WITH THAT RHETORIC! Look, not everyone is meant to be a business owner…

#SeyiSpeaks: The Power of Writing Things Down

Back in early 2016 (some date in early February), I had found a note I had written to myself exactly one year prior (February 2015). In that note, I was telling myself how strong I was, how beautiful I was, and how I needed to remember that. I was encouraging myself in that moment because I was feeling extremely sucky…

Seyi’s 2017 Favorites

Alrighty! Now that we are in full swing of the new year, I figured it would be cool to take a stroll down memory lane of my favorite products from 2017. These are things that I either started using in the beginning of the year or in the middle of the year that I knew I would be taking into…

#SeyiSpeaks: 2018 Goals

2017 sucked. While there were a few positive moments, the negative was quite overwhelming. I would say that this year comes in at very very close second of being one of the hardest years of my life (2016 taking the cake). I am vowing that 2018 will be much better, by God’s grace. So, here I am, writing…

#SeyiSpeaks: Dealing with the Winter Blues

Warning: prepare for melo dramatic Seyi in this post I can attest first hand to experiencing the winter blues. When I was living back in DC, it was my first time really being on my own in a completely new area. I thought I was handling it well, until fall/winter rolled around. I was a bit confused as to…

Journey to Financial Freedom Pt. 2: Managing Credit Cards and Loans

Contrary to what some people believe, having credit cards and personal loans are NOT a bad thing. It’s really how you manage it that can either set one up for success or for failure. Majority of us have probably misused our credit cards and are now in the somewhat grueling process of bringing our overall usage down to…

Journey to Financial Freedom Pt. 1: Making Saving a Habit

Hey Everyone! Today I’ll be sharing the 1st part in a 4 part series focused on being financially savvy and smart with your money. Disclaimer: I am not a financial advisor. The tips I’m sharing are the things I’ve started doing. I cannot guarantee that what works for me will work for you I…

#SeyiSpeaks: Balancing Work and Blogging

*Disclaimer: These shots were taken 30 mins before I had to go into work. Don’t worry, I didn’t wear this to the office. I wore THIS* HAVING A FULL TIME JOB AND BLOG I mentioned in my IG stories a while back that I now work full time. While I am super grateful for the opportunity…