No Fads. No Gimmicks. This is the story of how my boyfriend steadily lost weight and earned $1,000 on an offer that forever changed his life.

Despite earning a pharmaceutical degree in 2007, my boyfriend Christopher was unable to land a job in his desired career field. With strong determination to pay off his student loans and take care of his young daughter, Christopher stuck it out in the automotive paint industry for over 10 years. Through time, Christopher witnessed an economic recession, his company being bought out by a corporation, and quite a number of different bosses. With more…


How To Gain 1000 Followers on TikTok Fast

Photo by Aaron Weiss on Unsplash

Starting on a whole new social media app may seem daunting at first. There are new rules, new voices, and new content to understand.

TikTok has become one of the hottest and fastest social media platforms in 2020. It sure isn’t going anywhere in the new 2021 year. With it’s new invested lucrative paid creator programs, many folks have caved and decided to test the market.

The minimum to be considered earning money from the TikTok Creator Fund is 10k followers. The question is…how easy is it to start?


While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention strongly recommends face masks as one of the primary means of protection against coronavirus, safety goggles and face shields can further help prevent droplets from coming in contact with your eyes, nose, and mouth. Using Face shields for extra precautionary measure has recently become a new norm. In fact, many restaurants and personal care services have required employees to wear a face shield for better protection. With a plethora of eyewear protection to choose from since the start of COVID-19 pandemic, it can simply be overwhelming. …


Created a brand new TikTok account? I found the absolute fastest method to grow on TikTok. While it is definitely not a sound system to grow your community in the long run, this method will give you that little boost you may need in the beginning. I was able to gain more than 200 followers in less than 1 day while spending less than 2 hours on the app itself.

Photo by author

First thing you need to do is search and follow the hashtag #followtrain

Many #followtrain videos are liked and shared by smaller accounts looking to grow. With the same common…


Do you want to be TikTok famous? With TikTok being the fastest growing social media platform, gaining 10,000 followers in a short period of time is definitely an attainable goal.

Photo by Olivier Bergeron on Unsplash

Here is how to gain 10,000 followers on TikTok fast:

  1. Go Live. Tiktokers earn the broadcasting feature once they reach 1,000 followers. Live video streaming allows TikTok users to connect with their followers in real time. You will be able to interact will the community, read comments, and grow your fan base. The best part about live streaming is that followers and anyone watching your videos will see that you’re…

It is never too late to start new habits that will help you cultivate a healthier lifestyle and become your best self. Check out these 3 simple healthy habits I adopted as part of my daily ritual.

  1. Drink a glass of water. The first thing I do when I wake up is drink a full glass of water for a sensational refreshing feeling. I always keep a bottle of water by my bedside table for when I don’t feel like heading to the kitchen for a cup of matcha and/or hot lemon water. With a full night’s rest, our bodies…

Are you ready to go on a shopping spree at Ross? It has been widely known in recent years that Ross has spectacular basement level markdowns January of every year. While new markdowns happens every Monday, you will not want to miss 3rd and 4th weeks deals.

Last year, I walked out of my local Ross store with 6 shopping bags of merchandise for a total of $75. I was able to score major beauty and home good deals that have lasted me throughout the entire year. I shopped in early January but continued to come back to hunt for…


Imagine having $5000 in cash by the end of the year. The things you would do with that money. The presents you’d gift, the trips you’d take, or the debt you’d pay off. Wait…don’t just imagine it. Start saving now! It is extremely easy to start.

Photo by Michael Longmire on Unsplash

One of my good friends showed me this trick a few years back. The cash helped my friend and her then-boyfriend be able to save up and move out to their own place. They’re now happily married and still continue to use the envelope method to save thousands of dollars every year. …


Healthy Halloween Tips to Stay Safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Photo by Łukasz Nieścioruk on Unsplash

As all holiday celebrations have all been affected by COVID-19, it is expected that life will continue to be different well into 2021. With pumpkin spiced lattes officially marking the arrival of fall, kids across America are eagerly anticipating for Halloween — arguably one of the sweetest nights in the entire year. Keep your family safe and healthy this year by following these tips to survive Halloween in 2020.

Is Trick-or-Treating possible?

Annamae Hope

Professional Dreamer. Detail oriented tech savvy eCommerce Creative Nerd

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store