Insecure Walking Tour

The theme of today’s walk was “Insecure”, featuring the filming locations of the HBO show by Issa Rae. I heard about the show before, but couldn't watch it right away as we didn't have HBO. And then we did. I watched the first episode and binged it all. I could almost hear all my nonprofit …

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Holoholo’ing

Holoholo means to go for a walk, stroll or sail. Hawaiian Airlines is hosting the Hawaiian Airlines Holoholo Challenge 2020 to encourage people to go out. The challenge is from October 1 to October 30. A friend invited me to join. Since October is my birthday month, I thought it would be a good way to …

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Watts Up! Community Is Rich with Food For the Soul and the Tummy

I recently had the chance to take crashed a private tour of the Watts Towers Cultural Center with a friend. My friend was kind enough to invite me when he was invited to visit the historic site.  Prior to the visit, I had only really looked at the Watts Towers structure and admired the bright …

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Notes From My Day With Really Smart Women

When my friend/psychologist/financial advisor, Diane, invited me to the 2017 Women's Leadership Conference at Mount Saint Mary's, I was super excited. I'm usually hesitant of attending 'women' events; more often than not, they don't address issues and topics that I care about as a woman of color or one who has worked with women in …

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