I taught myself to be fearless
I know that I create my own fears. That means I also have the power to extinguish them.Read more
Happy Akoma Day! A Cultural Alternative to Valentine's Day
Nya Akoma! Nya Akoma (pronounced N yah Ah coma) is the greeting for Akoma Day also known as Black Love Day, which means get a heart, be patient, return to love. Black...Read more
Black History Month is Traumatizing
I'm going to say something that might be unpopular, however, my silence on this matter is not an option. As a black woman-owned business owner, I don't want or need to be reminded of the racial trauma and structural violence inflicted on my ancestors. I'm am still living in it with you, at this present moment.Read more
Introspection is healing
You can practice introspection, by simply paying attention to our relationship with ourselves and others. By setting intentions that are not self-serving but rather connect us to experiences that lead to a great sense of purpose.Read more
What I’m leaving behind in 2020
I’m leaving burnout behind with 2020.
I’m leaving behind trying to fix or heal people or spaces that aren’t ready to change. All this energy I’m spending trying to save others, is taking away from my ability to heal and create.
Wishing you a merry and bright holiday season
Wishing you a merry and bright holiday season. As we begin to wrap up an unprecedented year, I want to thank all of our fans and customers for supporting the...Read more
Solitude is an intentional period of time
In today's overly connected 24/7 society, it can be difficult to find quality time with your spouse, kids and friends — let alone yourself. Try Sunsum Intention Candles in your personal space during your solitude. Start with the No. 0 - Soul candle to boost your creativity, reduce stress, renew your energy and connect with your spirituality.Read more