Lady Lennia Blog: Asthmatic kids during the hot summer... The past few days have been really hot. I have had to make sure to pack drinks for the kids and water for myself, as well as to make sure my daughter didn't get too hot. Jasmine, my youngest, has asthma, so the heat is her enemy. As for my oldest, she just tans really fast, but to date no sunburns. I make sure to keep sunscreen stocked … [Read more...] about Dealing with Asthmatic Kids During the Hot Summer
Archives for May 2011
Lady Lennia Sha'da: Take a Leap of Faith and Don’t Look Back The best advice that I can give anyone entering post-graduation life regardless of their degree level is to believe in the decisions that you make. Don’t live with regrets. Regrets become weight and could very possibly turn into fear that keeps you from making more difficult decisions in your future. I will shed a little bit … [Read more...] about Lady Lennia Sha’da: No Regrets!
Lady Lennia Sha'da: Maintaining a Polished and Professional Look IMAGE IS KEY! Upon graduating, it is important to maintain a polished image regardless of the field that you are going into. I work in corporate fitness, and while that position may not seem to require as much of a polished look as, say, a news anchor, it is still important to maintain a professional and put together image. I … [Read more...] about Lady Lennia Sha’da: Maintaining a Polished and Professional Look
Lady Lennia Sha'da Wafer: Who are you? "The way I do anything is the way I do everything!" This is a quote that I know many of us have used and/or heard for a while now, and I am finally understanding its true meaning. By nature I am confident, caring, polite, respectful, and just nice. I smile at people and have a flirtatious personality; not flirtatious with a sexual motive, just very … [Read more...] about Lady Lennia Sha’da: ‘BE YOU!’
In college, looking fashionable is the last thing on our minds. Welcome to the real world, where getting out of bed and going straight to class is not even an option. Now that you have graduated, there are a few things that you must do to get and keep your first job. I’m here to help you with one of the most important parts of the job: Your wardrobe. The way you dress can tell a lot about … [Read more...] about Fashion in the Workplace: Look as Good as Your Work
Once you graduate, one of the first things you ask yourself is, "Where will I live?” A great deal of this decision depends on your financial situation and what your immediate priorities are. Whether you do decide to move back home or give it a try on your own, it is good to weigh your options. Here is a guide that weighs different reasons for living alone or moving back in with the 'rents … [Read more...] about Guest House or Townhouse: Living at Home vs On Your Own After College
All through high school, I was told that reaching your goals is all about "who you know and what you know." Because I was raised on the working-hard-to-get-what-you-deserve concept, I never really understood the "who you know" aspect. It was not until I started my job hunt that I finally realized how true this really was. If you can't find someone in the field to get you in, sometimes it doesn't … [Read more...] about Millinial Mindset: Everyone You Meet is a Job Opportunity Waiting to Happen
So, you and your honey have been dating for some time now and might move in together. While this is an exciting chapter in any relationship, it is still a very important decision. One should weigh the pros and cons before making this decision. Here are a few things to consider before moving in with your sweetheart: Pros Cut Costs Moving in together lowers the overall costs of living alone. … [Read more...] about Is It Too Soon to Move In Together?
We're always looking for the new weight-loss miracle. In reality, losing weight is actually pretty simple as long as you make a conscious effort in your everyday. When I moved to New York on my own, I managed to lose 10 pounds and 3 inches off my waist. While I did not mean to lose weight, I sat and thought about how I actually did it, and here is what I came up with: Drink Water, Ditch the … [Read more...] about I Accidentally Lost Weight – And You Can, Too!
Learning to forgive is hard, especially when a person has hurt you beyond natural measures. How can you just be OK when someone has taken your trust, your love, your loyalty, your all, and shattered every part of you into a million pieces? How can you forgive after that? How can you forget? Anyone who has been there before can tell you that it's not easy, but I'm here to tell you that it IS … [Read more...] about Let It Go: How to Forgive and Forget
Many individuals are lucky enough to find their soul mates during college, and those who don’t follow closely behind after graduating. But how do you find your soul mate? How do you get the one who is the perfect fit for you? You attract them to you. The Law of Attraction is based on principles and energy of “like attracting like.” There is Law of Attraction for money, for travel, for a dream … [Read more...] about Using the Law of Attraction to Find Your Soul Mate