No Excuse Will Do

March 6, 2017

One More Reason to Chase Your Dream Now This photo depicts a beautiful story that unravels in a ironic way. The young lady whose shoulder I have rested my hand upon is a Chef. Her mother named her Ashalah. Together, they created Kid Chef Dreams, a budding enterprise of kid…

It Was All A Dream: 3 Things You Must Do Now to Make Your Dreams Come True

November 11, 2016

There is a quote floating around that states something to the tune of “There were days I prayed for this”. This rings so true for me today as I travel to Indianapolis, Indiana with the cast of my theatrical production Traces of Her Lipstick. We will be blessed to perform…

Ardre Orie for Rolling Out Magazine

September 28, 2016

Balancing business, babies and being a boss is no easy feat. Some ladies make it easy. The Mrs. CEO Series was written by Koereyelle Dubose to highlight women living their lives and chasing their dreams with love as the pinnacle of their success. Click the photo below to view Ardre…

Million Dollar Advice

October 19, 2015

Have you met the hope builder? Or perhaps you’ve encountered the dream fulfiller? Maybe you have run into the destiny shaper or even the heart shaker? On Sunday, October 18, 2015, Melissa Hibbert was all those things and more as she activated another installment of her highly acclaimed Beauty &…

Pain Gives Birth to Purpose

August 18, 2015

Pain Gives Birth to Purpose… Have you ever wondered why you were going through what you were going through? Life and it’s circumstances are not just arbitrarily happening to you. They are a direct result of the energy and action that you sow daily. Pain is a by product, a…

LEGACY

July 10, 2015

Every summer, I spend a week as an instructor at FSU teaching high school students about entrepreneurship. We work on everything that I can possibly think of that they may need to know or be able to do for success in their collegiate career and hopefully entrepreneurial pursuit. Whether they…

Whom Shall I Fear? 3 Ways to Silence the Negative Noise

July 6, 2015

I want you to ask yourself the following question: Whom shall I fear? If you think long and hard, chances are you can reply with the answer “no one”. Fear is defined as an unpleasant emotion caused by the belief that someone or something is dangerous, likely to cause pain,…

The Comfort Zone: 3 Reasons You Should Never Live There

May 29, 2015

  Pack your bags and prepare to leave. Have you ever noticed that you can’t receive anything if your hands are closed? No one can give or gift you with anything if your hands are closed. It is only at the point when we make a decision to open our hands that…

To Chicago with Love

May 22, 2015

Greetings Friends, Do you realize that every word that you speak has infinite power? With every utter, you shoot rockets into the atmosphere that explode and supernaturally turn into a mist that rains over your life and lives of those with whom you come in contact with. I am ordinary…

One Wish

May 8, 2015

I decided to celebrate my birthday a little differently this year… For me every new day is the gift of a moment to create and live on purpose. For me that means, shining a light that may either illuminate a path towards inner prosperity for myself or others. The best…