Category: Pulse & Purpose

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The Business of Beauty

Two weeks ago, I blogged about the media’s constant glorification of women wearing revealing clothing and inability to highlight women who are setting the standard for excellence with their minds, hearts and souls as the leading force called “We Don’t Have to Take Our Clothes Off”.  The photo that accompanied my Instagram post was for me a little radical in nature.  I was facing backwards in a subtle attempt to make the point that if all we give the world is our body to look at and thirst for, Read more […]

Ardre Orie Covers Glambitious Magazine

Have you ever had a moment in which you felt proud of yourself? If you took a simple glimpse over your life and the work that you have done over the past year, chances are, you have something to be proud about.  I have worked tirelessly to ignite a flame and carry a torch with one simple message to girls, women and anyone else that would lend me their hearts: “You Are Enough”.  I am certain that greatness lies within each of us. Not one of us was created in an image of mediocrity. I was recently Read more […]

To Thine Own Self Be True: 5 Questions to Find Out Who You Really Are?

I am a firm believer that until you know who you are, you can’t really know what you want.  If you don’t really know what you want, you can’t ever expect to get it from other people.  This is essentially the detriment of all relationships (woman to man, woman to child, woman to friend and everything in between).  We often walk about aimlessly in search of someone to read our minds and give us what we need.  Have you ever gotten dressed up, gone to your favorite restaurant, allowed the waiter Read more […]

I Hope You Dance

I have always used writing as a tool to heal from within.  It provides opportunities for reflection and insight to your inner most thoughts and the sentiments of your heart.  Upon discovering a lump in my breast for the 3rd time, I wrote the following sentiments that speak to the very heart of my desire: If someone asks you what you want, there are a myriad of things that come to mind. However, when you are staring at the face of death, your true desires are revealed. I rarely speak on extreme Read more […]