Self-care has become a buzzword, a word we hear so often that we forget what it actually means. To practice self-care is to ensure that you are truly caring properly for yourself in order to allow yourself to be your best self. It is essentially, a contract with yourself, for yourself, to be your best … Continue reading 5 Radical Ways to Practice Self-Care
I created The Black Rebecca as a way to share my interests and what I thought made me different, but even in my own forum, sometimes I feel afraid of being viewed as "all over the place". I love interior design, writing, photography, graphic design, music, advertising, cooking, comedy, public speaking, traveling and the list … Continue reading My Name is Rebecca + I Like Too Many Things!
I've always hated my name. I was born on September 17, my grandma's birthday, so I came into the world as her birthday present. My mom, in turn, gave me her name. She says it's because she thought we would be similar, I think she was just too lazy to think of another name. Growing … Continue reading The Struggles of Being A Black Rebecca