News - GirlTrek

Halfway Around the World

Posted by – January 26, 2016

Two monkeys don't stop no show.

Do you know what it feels like to watch the #GirlTrek revolution unfolding from halfway across the world? I do. On Saturday, day 20 of the Gratitude Trek - the halfway point - I was walking the streets of Maboneng, an artist district in Johannesburg. Morgan and I had been in South Africa for a week. We'd just wrapped up a beautiful gather...

Our New Team

Posted by – January 25, 2016

For those who can't resist dropping it low every time they hear a beat drop.  For the ones who quote Audre Lorde and the ones who quote Madea.  For the ones rocking locs and crochet braids and itty-bitty naturals, and the ones with purple hair and silky weave. For the prayer warriors and the saints.  For the ones who found God at the top of a mountain...a yoga mat...

Catch You Slippin'

Posted by – January 25, 2016

You were thinking you've done pretty well this Gratitude Challenge and no one will really notice if you just take a pass on this final week of trekking.

You were thinking that it's cold outside and it's been a long week and maybe, just maybe, you'll sleep in tomorrow and let #SuperheroSaturday slide.

We know what you were thinking, that's why we had to slide through...