My name is Michaela Necol, the owner of The Funky Eclectic, a blog that aims to assist women of color in becoming their most authentic self. It is in this state of being that I believe self love, personal development, and joy are easily achieved. Here is where real change is made. On The Funky Eclectic you will find content that is inspiring, educational, and fun. I hope that you find value here! 💖
This is the first post of a new column added to my blog. This column, The Devils Advocate, is a column that creates a safe space to discuss touchy subjects and controversial topics. In this post I discuss a Facebook post I came across of students protesting against the school dress code policy. Let me know what you think!
Sexual health and wellness is a new topic that has been added to The Funky Eclectic and I thought that there was no better way to start off that column than discussing my relationship with sex. Read the post and share your relationship with sex if you feel comfortable enough. My hope with this new column is to let go of shame around sexual pleasure, in my personal life and others, in order to create a safe space for conversation around sex that will ensure our safety and comfortability to seek answers and knowledge as needed.
Have you ever found yourself feeling overly exhausted or drained in relationships? I mean any kind of relationship; platonic, romantic, familial, professional...all the kinds? Maybe you don't have nay boundaries set or the boundaries that you do have are weak or unhealthy? In this post I give you a formula to make boundary setting a bit easier for you regardless of relationship type.
What is personal development? Personal Development consist or activities that develop your potential and enhance your quality of life. Personal development is the key to living your best life. So what are you waiting for? Let's kickstart your journey. The post is super short and straight to the point. Grab the resources and get started.
Becoming a vegetarian doesn’t have to be hard. In this post I share tips to make your transition to vegetarianism much easier. Not only will these tips help you transition but they will help you remain a vegetarian long term.
What if I told you that you can save money while shopping. It’s true, you don’t need to stop spending money just to save it. You can save money and spend some too. Read this post to find out how.
Everyone wants to travel but not everyone has the funds to so. Sometimes you have to flip and tumble some things in order to get what you want. That’s what I had to do visit Arizona this July and boy am I glad that I did.
When you are starting out on your financial journey, it can be hard to decide what to do with your money (besides spending it all!). If you are struggling between paying off debt or saving for retirement, read this post to help you find out how to juggle the two priorities!