I AM THAT GIRL: Chapter 8

Chapter 8 of I AM THAT GIRL by Alexis Jones is entitled “Be Of Service.” Essentially, Alexis is calling us to do things outside of ourself that empower others that simultaneously empower us. I enjoyed this chapter because I found it applicable to my current life. I’m not working in the field of education because […]

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I AM THAT GIRL: Chapter 7

Chapter 7 of I AM THAT GIRL by Alexis Jones is entitled “Be A Sponge.” What she’s getting at in this chapter is that we should absorb everything we learn from mentors and the people we love and also learn a lesson from every experience that we have. It’s important to have a support group […]

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I AM THAT GIRL: Chapter 6

Chapter 6 of I AM THAT GIRL by Alexis Jones is called “Be Resilient.” It’s about fighting back when the going gets tough and working for what it is you want even when you’re faced with obstacles. Being resilient in the face of adversity is important, because it allows you to be your true self […]

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I AM THAT GIRL: Chapter 5

“We are all on the adventure of our life, with no idea where we are going exactly, what we are doing, or any other details to the story. I’ll keep you posted on where the wind blows me, but in the meantime, start charting out your own expedition and keep me posted where you end […]

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I AM THAT GIRL: Chapter 4

Chapter 4 of I AM THAT GIRL by Alexis Jones is “Be Unpopular.” At first when I read this title, I thought “Whaaaat!? What sort of odd message is that? What does that even mean?” I decided I needed to read this chapter because of my curiosity (and also because once I start reading a […]

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I AM THAT GIRL: Chapter 3

Chapter 3 of I AM THAT GIRL by Alexis Jones is entitled “Be Hard-Core.” People have called be hard-core and intense before, but I was never sure if they meant it as a dig or as a compliment. Now I know, or have decided rather, that they meant it as a good thing. This chapter […]

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I AM THAT GIRL: Chapter 2

Chapter 2 of I AM THAT GIRL by Alexis Jones is entitled Be First. And no, I don’t mean be first by crossing the finish line in a race kind of first. This chapter focuses is putting yourself first, but in a positive way. Making sure you’re taking care of yourself first before helping and […]

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