Political Guilt


It's that time again. Now is the time to elect this country's leader, the President of the United States of America. Are you ready to choose who you think should run the country? I have to be honest, … [Read more...]

The Help Recap


To All of Our Members:   I just want to start off with saying "Thank You!” Our discussion of the book and movie THE HELP on Thursday evening was overwhelmingly successful! The topics were more … [Read more...]

Are You A Talker?


It has been said that I am a "talker".  I must say, I agree. I love to give my opinion on just about any subject, whether I am an expert in it or not, it doesn't matter, so long as I can chime in … [Read more...]

Confidence and the Black Woman


Unfortunately we as Black Women get up almost every day having to prove to the world that we can do the same things a White Woman can.  Our difference, more fortitude and forth righteousness, but why … [Read more...]

Take a Tip


I am a sucker for an easier and cheaper way to do something. … [Read more...]

March Into a New Frame of Mind


Okay. So March is here, and Spring is right around the corner. What are your plans as we go into this "new" part of the year? … [Read more...]

Website Wednesday: Women Slaves Wrote Our History


I discovered Duke University's Special Collections Library. This web site was rated among the top humanities websites by the National Endowment for the Humanities.  It is chocked full of information … [Read more...]

The Loss of a Pet


To some this article may seem a bit silly. To others it will seem timely and personal.  I am speaking to those of you who have a pet and love them, or had a pet you loved, and lost them.  … [Read more...]

Not So Hidden Racism In The Mortgage Industry


Yes, we have come a long way when speaking of racism in America. We have not however, come far enough. Racism in America is alive and well. … [Read more...]