Many of us are all too familiar with the conundrum of following our own dreams vs doing what our parents have envisioned for and believe to be best for us. Usually, they’re completely different paths and at some point, we are forced to decide what is genuinely the best thing for us to do.
The careers our parents push us towards are lucrative, stable and oftentimes “safe”, but are usually unfulfilling for us. So what do we do? We ask ourselves, WWMD (What Would Makini Do?).
After following her parents dreams of her becoming a lawyer and realizing it just wasn’t right for her, Makini found her calling in floral arrangements, which allowed her to utilize her unique eye for design. She spent some time honing her craft, launched her business and invested her time, effort and money into it 110%.
Today she creates beautiful weddings for brides and has even branched out into home decor and design, all while gaining national recognition for her brand and attracting celebrity clientele? How can you do the same to follow your dreams?
Listen up below and take note!