"Leave a mark they can't erase" -S. Carter (jay z) I am so excited, blessed, nervous, about the progress "The Purple Purpose" is making. Many of you may know my story, and my journey to becoming a Nurse Practitioner of Rheumatology, visit my site "The Purple Purpose" for real experiences, videos, stories, & helpful tips! … Continue reading


Natural remedies for immune health

Everything I post is based on personal preference, personal experience, and research. I am not a doctor, nor can I guarantee that what works for me, will work for anyone else. I am sharing my journey, as I learn, adapt, and advocate, through personal experience and social interaction. No one persons symptoms and/or situation is identical, however, majority of us can relate in some way. As I learn what works best for me, versus what does not, I want to share this information with other individuals living with an autoimmune disease like mine, in efforts to promote healthy and holistic healing πŸ’œ.

You Can Have it All <3

Take a Listen to "The Purple Purpose" official featured song, "You Can Have it All" by Nyticka Hemingway @mstikitorch, produced by @g1ftedmusic, follow them both on social media! "You can have it all"

Step one …

I recently visited pain management and the nurse practitioner at my PCPs office. We discussed management and treatment, and explored possible options. With the advances in the medical field, we agreed to considered alternative medicine. So much has gone on within the last year alone, both mentally and physically. I do not like to take … Continue reading Step one …

Light One For Lupus

New Jersey Residents! With the field I am choosing to go into, and being an individual with Lupus, I can relate personally. If I were to take every prescription prescribed, or suggested to me, my chances of major organ failure increases and chances of addiction rises as well. Things have changed in the world of alternative medicine, opening the doors to new options such as, supplements, oils, edibles, vapes, and aroma therapy. My goal is to raise awareness, promote management, and help find a cure, to this cruel disease, as well as, many other autoimmune diseases, seeking and utilizing more natural and holistic alternatives.

Tears filled my eyes when I found out this news this morning.


Last year in April, I was invited to Trenton to speak in front of the Medical Marijuana Program Panel. My goal was to have Lupus added to the list of approved illnesses for the state of New Jersey. I was the only one who got up in front of a room full of people to advocate for Lupus. I was also the youngest. My biggest fear was that they weren’t going to take me seriously because of my age, but guess what?! The way I presented my speech was so powerful that it actually made a difference.

Fight for things you truly believe in, even if people don’t agree with you. It took awhile,img_9021but as one of the only people to be advocating for Lupus in front of the Panel, I’m beyond stoked to announce that if…

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Coming Soon! Video Interview with Arist & Fashion Designer Jenny Lee Maas πŸ’œ !!!

I had the pleasure of working with, fashion designer, Jenny Lee Maas during Philly fashion week. We discussed her art, clothing line, and how her personal life experience inspired her and her work. Subscribe to & follow The Purple Purpose to stay connected and updated, for the official video interview with the Jenny_lee_maas herself! Follow … Continue reading Coming Soon! Video Interview with Arist & Fashion Designer Jenny Lee Maas πŸ’œ !!!