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Elizabeth Ayoola

POPSUGAR Contributor

Writing is my superpower and I've had it for over a decade. I enjoy writing about topics such as parenting, personal development, and social inequality. My goal as a writer is to leave each person who encounters my work feeling heard, understood, and inspired. To connect with me, join my Instagram tribe @the_elizabeth_ayoola or email me at You can also check out my book "The Naked Butterfly" via Amazon!

Latest Posts by Elizabeth

How I Learned What My Blackness Means to Me
Why Time Off Work After a Pregnancy Loss Is Necessary
Black Women Talk About What Brings Them Joy
Why I Stopped Defining Myself by My Career
How I Plan to Protect My Son's Black Joy
Where I Find Joy in Entertainment as a Black Woman
Why It Took Some Time For Me to Fall in Love With Motherhood
What It Was Like to Get Divorced During COVID-19
Why Sister, Sister Was Important to My Childhood
Fixing My Relationship With My Dad Improved My Mental Health
How I'm Practicing Self-Care as a Black Woman
Is HBO's I May Destroy You Triggering?
Why I Worry For My Son as a Black Mother
How I Finally Developed a Healthy Workout Routine
How Adding Self-Care to My To-Do List Changed My Life
How I'm Staying Centered While Social Distancing
Types of Apologies Only Siblings Will Understand
How Parenthood Pushed Me to Take Care of My Mental Health
How I Learned to Love My Body as a Black Woman
Why I Chose to Go to Therapy as a Black Woman
Why I Struggled With Intimacy After Giving Birth
Why I Was Afraid to Have My Partner in the Delivery Room
My New Year's Resolution as a New Mom Is to Put Myself First
How to Enjoy the Holidays More as a Parent