Grateful: 10 Things We’re Grateful For

In the moment, when poop hits the fan and we’re feeling down, it’s so easy to become wrapped up in all the things we’re not happy with in our lives and focus on the things that’s got us down. It is because we’re down that it’s really important for us to take stock and look…

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The Story Behind Our Blog Name

Shocker! Based on the name of our blog; we are sisters…nice to meet you! There isn’t an elaborate origin story or even a funny one, the story behind how we came up with our name was more out of simplicity and spoke to what we are…sisters. Sister, Sister Back in September, out of the blue…

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Who Dis II: 10 Things You May Not Know About Us

We’re BACK!!! If you didn’t already know, we’ve been sisters all our lives! Hehe…get it? Moving swiftly along, since it’s been some time since our last “Who Dis” post; we’ve had more followers and maybe didn’t cover certain topics, so here’s to another edition of getting to know us a little more, we hope you…

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Book Review: The Hate U Give

Synopsis: The centre of the story unfolds quite quickly; with a pivotal moment, with the main character, Starr Carter, witnessing the murder of one of her childhood friends at the hand of a police officer. Based in modern times, it could be any time in the last 5 years, even though a specific year isn’t…

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In Her Eyes: Chapter 5 & 6

Chapter 5   Could I be hallucinating? My pulse was racing and my vision became blurry, my breath short, hooked in my throat. I stumble my way to the nearest counter and order a glass of water. Isabelle died three years ago, you idiot. You buried her, I think to myself. It’s not her, it’s…

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10 Best Things Of Growing Up West Indian

Schups…..the sound EVERY child with a West Indian mother (in particular), has heard at least a million times in their life; this is usually followed up by a threat of some sort. This week on the blog, we thought we’d explore the hilarity of growing up Caribbean. It should be stated that these are “generalizations”…

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When YOUR Blackness Isn’t Enough

Literally nothing lately has been giving me more RAGE than this subject, so take a seat- this is an opinion piece. Over the last couple of years, there has been a massive increase in the acceptance and dare we say it’s become a trend to “embrace” your “Blackness”. I have 0 issue with this, we…

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5 Ways To Battle Writer’s Block

A blank canvas, a cursor or an open notepad… For some it’s stimulating and exciting, for other’s it can be overwhelming and sometimes debilitating. I can admit that with the many ideas we have in our minds, sometimes the easiest way is to literally NOT do anything. The doubt in oneself can be more impactful…

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The Art of Asking for Help

Confession, I’m a do it yourself kind of person…whether I can blame my star sign or because I like torture- not sure, but sometimes I find it hard to wave the white flag and reach out to someone when I am struggling or when I am in need of a hand, big or small. On…

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