Playback On YouTube!

The interview was scheduled months ago. The time was now, sitting in the virtual green room, my mind went to the first time I saw ”A Journey to Becoming the Best Self” book in print. June 2019 gave way to a new chapter of AW. The culmination of a project that began as a vision. … Continue reading Playback On YouTube!

Are You Giver or Taker in a Relationship?

Relationships of any kind are a give and take. In an ideal world, we would like to have an equilibrium allowing both persons to have their fair share. Love, attention, nurturing, financial support, the list of human needs is long. We often barter some of these in order to maintain the relationship but where should … Continue reading Are You Giver or Taker in a Relationship?

We Build Teams by Empowering Each Other

On Saturday, July 7, 2019, the United States Women's Soccer claimed their 4th soccer championship. Women around the world cheered for their team. Groups of young girls and women of all ages were rooting for victory. Team effort requires pulling together for a cause - to win. Audiences celebrated the proud moment and shared in … Continue reading We Build Teams by Empowering Each Other

How to Free Yourself from the Shadows?

Once upon a time, there was comfort in playing the understudy. Giving anyone else the spotlight whether, friend, foe or love interest was the logical choice. In my mind, someone else was always more deserving of the attention. There was significant discomfort in letting people see me. Acquiring the right relationships in your life can … Continue reading How to Free Yourself from the Shadows?

Independent, Strong, Driven – So Why Single?

”Does Choosing to Be a Strong and Independent Woman Mean Having to Be Alone” ”Women today have aspirations that exceed the limits set forth by earlier societies. This shift continues to create a beautiful revolution pushing us into a new era.” Read article in BeLatina. Many women want to have children, careers and romantic relationships … Continue reading Independent, Strong, Driven – So Why Single?

Oops! We Did it Again!

There are moments during our lives when it seems the work is not delivering the return we expect. You give your everything in an attempt to make it all happen. The hope is that things will fall into their rightful place. On rare occasion, spontaneous combustion lights up a fortune or luck strikes in your … Continue reading Oops! We Did it Again!

Letter to the Readers of AW

Hello, Hope you are well and living your best life! I wanted to take a moment to sincerely thank you for purchasing ”A Journey to Becoming the Best Self” and following AW. My wish is that you enjoy the read and feel awakened. I am sincerely grateful for all the readers and followers. The work … Continue reading Letter to the Readers of AW

How Vulnerability Can Be Your Greatest Strength

J.Lo's meltdown during her "It's My Party Tour" concert in Las Vegas was a cause of distress when she accidentally dinged herself with a microphone during a performance of "Medicine." There were videos of the aftermath that included a clip of her expressing to boyfriend Alex Rodriguez, how badly she was feeling about the mishap. … Continue reading How Vulnerability Can Be Your Greatest Strength

The “F” Word

In recent years, the "F" word is being used more often to spotlight an issue that has plagued our country for well over a decade and continues to affect women today. In my latest article, "Has the Word Feminist Become a Bad Word" written for BeLatina, I discuss how this word is becoming not only … Continue reading The “F” Word

The US Review: Recommended Reading

A Journey to Becoming the Best-Self by Yvette Bodden Black Rose Writing Reviewed by: Barbara Bamberger Scott, The US Review "Breaking out of the mold is work but worth the attempt. You will discover a new world about the woman you are." This guide for women going through a divorce is based on personal experiences. … Continue reading The US Review: Recommended Reading