Keeping Our Holidays Friendly with Hello

Disclosure: Hello Products has provided me to with product to facilitate this post, along with compensation for my time and effort in creating this content. As always, all opinions are my own. I am the type of person who believes that giving is always important. I try to instill in my kids the value of… Continue reading Keeping Our Holidays Friendly with Hello

My Daughter Knows All About “The Fight”

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and the American Cancer Society. All opinions are mine alone. The views and opinions expressed in this post are my own and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the American Cancer Society. #Th3Fight #ad #CollectiveBias As a parent, there is little… Continue reading My Daughter Knows All About “The Fight”

I’m Ready to Get in Formation

Tina Knowles / Instagram

This weekend was a great time to be a Black woman. Don’t get me wrong: I’m proud of my melanin all day, every day — twice on Sundays. But over the past few days, the rest of the world has gotten to witness that pride in all it’s glory, and it is exactly what my… Continue reading I’m Ready to Get in Formation

Shop for a Cause with Fashion Project and Look Good Feel Better

Disclosure: I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Fashion Project. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Over the last few years, I’ve become a bit obsessed with with fashion: The trends, the brands, how to incorporate both of those into my personal style (and budget),… Continue reading Shop for a Cause with Fashion Project and Look Good Feel Better

Support Women with Your Dollars

Patricia Wallwork, CEO of Milo’s Tea Company

When I was growing up, I was fortunate to have strong women in my life to look up to, including my mother. So when the time came for me to start my own business, it never crossed my mind that I couldn’t because I’d had so many examples of women doing big things. I was… Continue reading Support Women with Your Dollars

Holiday Giving: Fill the Truck for Kids in Need

I can’t lie. This year, the holidays will probably be a struggle for my family. The whole year has been a struggle really. But when I look at the big picture, I recognize that things could be much worse. We have a roof over our head, our bills are (mostly) paid, and thanks to my… Continue reading Holiday Giving: Fill the Truck for Kids in Need

You Better Believe That #GirlsCan

Want to see my mama bear come roaring out? Tell either of my girls that they can’t do something. Better yet, tell them that the reason they can’t do it is because they’re girls. Go ahead. I’ll wait. As you might imagine, that kind of talk doesn’t go well around these parts. Not even a… Continue reading You Better Believe That #GirlsCan

Fight Hunger, Spark Change with a vote

I like to think that most of us, if given the chance, like to help others whenever we can. Sometimes, that means giving of our time or money directly, but sometimes, we can’t do that. That doesn’t change the fact that there are people who need help. And Walmart is offering a way for all… Continue reading Fight Hunger, Spark Change with a vote