Why are you so ANGRY?


I've always aligned myself with the philosophy that letting your anger and frustration out was better than holding it in.  Think about it, if you allow your stress and daily pressure to well up … [Read more...]

Don’t shake away the haters…salt makes it taste better


The other day, i was listening to Tom Joyner Morning Show and Stephanie Robinson's commentary , the general focus of her message was the Oprah and Iyanla Vanzant interview.  However, it quickly … [Read more...]

Take a Tip


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

Mom, I thought we were white.

"But mom, I thought we were white."

Yesterday I told my six year old son that we were celebrating Black History Month.    He said, "but February is Valentine's Day."  I explained that Valentine's Day was a Day in the Month.  But … [Read more...]

Six Things That I Wish Parents Knew…


I’ve been an English teacher for the last five years and I must say that I have learned a lot in my work with students. I love working with young people, but I have found that one of the hardest … [Read more...]

Song of Inspiration:Climb


Uh-oh, have I gone country?  Not really.  Well….maybe, depending on my mood.  I like to explore different types of music and different types of radio stations.  On a particular drive home this … [Read more...]

Searching for Greatness


“Tell me what do you see, when you’re looking at me? On a mission to be what I’m destined to be…I done’ been through the pain and the sorrow, the struggle—it’s nothing but love. I’m … [Read more...]

Are Your Lifestyle Choices Killing You Slowly?

Woman Holding Donut

The biggest challenge today regarding your health is the decision to make the best choices. The media has flooded the marketplace with an overwhelming amount of information on dieting, exercise, … [Read more...]

20 Dumb Ways to Manage Your Money


Ever wonder how some people make being dead broke look so easy? If you're envious of their ability to make dumb financial decisions look smart, then envy no more. I've compiled a total of 20 … [Read more...]