How Fitness Boot Camp Is Saving Me

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The relationship you have with yourself, sets the foundation for every other relationship you have in your life….It all boils down to how much do you love yourself? -Shelah Marie, Meditation Mixtape   Last week I started attending a fitness Read more

From the Desk of a Diva: Self Care is a Form of Survival

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Greetings, I spent my weekend doing the minimum and appreciating the little things like resting, dancing in the mirror, going to the fruit stand, and cooking. However I felt guilty about taking time from my work, yet nothing happens overnight Read more

R&B Artist Sammie on His Grown Man Ish…

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Real music lovers know often times when a good artist makes listeners wait on a new project, when their work is ready, they are going to bring the heat. In this case, that artist would be Sammie. I was in Read more

The Root of the Issue: Self Worth

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Recently, it appears that our youth are under attack! There seems to be an excessive amount of pressure on them especially concerning school. Among school pressure, the youth struggle to grasp the concept of self-worth and love that seemingly has Read more

Author Spotlight: Khara Campbell

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Khara Campbell holds a Bachelors of Fine Arts Degree in Creative Writing from Midland University. She enjoys blogging about the happenings of life, faith, parenting, her publishing journey, marriage, fashion, and her Bahamian heritage on www.kharacampbell.blogspot.com. She was born and Read more

Hey April

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April and the number 4 is said to symbolize energies of practicality, organization and exactitude, service, patience, devotion, application, pragmatism, patriotism, dignity, trust, worthiness, endurance, loyalty, mastery, building solid foundations, conservatism, determination, production and hard work.  Number 4 also relates Read more

You Want That “Obama Love”?

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  After watching the farewell from President Barack Obama, the love bug has been in an uproar. Social media is in a frenzy and people are convinced that’s the love you want. But, how?! What’s black love anyway?  Let me Read more

D-I-S-C-I-P-L-I-N-E! Do You Know What That Means Man?

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Have you ever wondered what the difference was between someone you see as being successful and yourself? Have you observed them and thought you were much smarter or more qualified? So why were they further ahead? I know it’s not Read more

Dealing with Everyday Stressors

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Stress is one of the leading causes of some deaths.  Our bodies and minds can’t take but so much or handle but so much.  So why do we keep stressing out all the time?  It can be dealing with stress Read more

Author Spotlight: Ty A. Patterson

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Ty A. Patterson is a writer, motivational speaker, entertainer and entrepreneur. Her first book entitled “Southern Jewel: The Elements Within” was released in 2014. She is the owner of the home décor shop Phenomenal Gifts and creator of Pretty Personality Ministries, which Read more

#FancysThoughts: Follow Your First Mind 

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Greetings, I don’t know how you all feel, but I feel like we are living some crazy times right now, times I never thought I’d see in my days. So needless to say, I’ve been slow to speak and even Read more

SwagHer Fit: Episode 3

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Staying true to her word, Gabby shares her CrossFit training experiences with us and discusses why she enrolled in it and how she stays motivated. Do you have any CrossFit tips you care to share with Gabby? Tweet them to Read more

#FancysThoughts: 3 Events You Will Experience W/ “Enlightenment”

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  We are now almost three weeks into the new year, and I can’t speak for everyone else, but I know a great deal has changed for me, but my desire to change and grow started long before the year Read more

Love’s Identity Theft

Loving you doesn’t mean that I have to lose my identity!  How many times have you found yourself in a relationship and the “honeymoon” stage had everything looking so wonderful as cupid’s arrows shot into your heart? However, as time Read more

New Year, New Love

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As we enter into the year 2017, it brings with it brand new possibilities of a fresh start, the proverbial clean slate.  What I love about the beginning of a new year, it feels like an opportunity to create new Read more

Love Refund

There are some relationships that I’ve been in where I want a full refund from the love that I gave!  Yes, a full refund please.  As women, we tend to give our everything in the relationship arena and because we Read more

The Single Life, This is Not a Game!

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So you’re living the single life, huh?  Well let me add my two cents on why your single life is the best time of your life! Being single is more than a title or a label people put on you; Read more

Relationships 101: Feeling Broken?

Started to blog today in my usual tip giving format..instead this came out of my creative soul! “Let me introduce myself.  “I am doubt, I am fear, I am your ugly past, I am that thing that tried to kill Read more