Category Archive for being black

The Countdown Begins

In less than 90-days, we will all be standing together with loved ones and friends saying goodbye to 2017 and ringing in a new year filled with hope and promise. As the New Year approaches,…

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Old School


When is the last time you have written a letter?
Not an email.

Not a text message.

But an actual, hand-written, letter?


In our busy and fast-paced world, hand-written letters are becoming more of a rarity. Why go through…

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Patience. Peace. Perseverance.


Patience. Peace. Perseverance.

We tend to be consumed by others thoughts, problems and opinions. From social media to television, to running our households and juggling multiple responsibilities at work, it sometimes becomes difficult to tune out…

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Don’t Forget to Count the Small Wins

Last week we heard from Denise about all of life’s distractions and the importance of remaining focused and staying the course (if you didn’t get a chance to read her latest blog, check it out

My Black Is Not a Toy

My Black is Not a Toy

My black is not a toy.

It’s not something that you can pretend to be or use and discard when it’s convenient.

My black is real. I wake up black every morning and it stays with me when I sleep.

You can’t…

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