October 4, 2018

Dear Wednesday,

You won't get me! You thought you got me but you didn't! Today started out strange. I woke up at 3:45 am asking my ancestors to hold me. Hold me tight. I needed to feel safe. (I said that...out loud) and I thought, Do I not feel...safe? I shrugged it off...

September 25, 2018

It has occurred to me that there’s a lack of clarity in who I am and what I do. Through no fault of anyone but me. I've told many clients on many occasions that EVERYTHING in your life is connected someway somehow, and so the unclear response of, "Who is Hollis and wha...

February 14, 2018

Photo Credit: "Mirror Girl" Kerry James Marshall

I've grown to love my body in a way that I never thought I would. I can barely walk pass a mirror, my reflection without salivating at the sight of me. 

February 2, 2018

Please tell us about yourself…”What’s your I am story"

I started out experimenting in my grandma's kitchen at a very young age, I may have been 6 or 7. 

Spirit lead me unknowingly into the world of culinary arts and I have been cheffing since I was 20 years old. I dug de...

January 4, 2018

Two things we're doing this year; 1. getting up close and personal with The Collective Tribe members, highlighting EMPOWERED WOMEN! 2. Hosting Self-Care Sundays, a space where we come together create and affirm real SELF-CARE. 

We're so excited to be kicking o...

September 29, 2017

 Photo Credit: Erik Romero

I am reminded of exactly why Puerto Rico called for me. In the midst of this devastation the island still remains full of spirit.

We no longer have lush greenery, there are even more dilapidated buildings than before . Our blue waters are fille...

February 22, 2017

I did it! I finally started writing book number 2!

February 17, 2017