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My Natural Hair Journey – I Wanted to Throw My Shoe at Her

Yes, I felt like throwing my shoe at her. LOL Let me give you the background on why. A few years ago, I was sitting at my desk at work and the head of human resources, Sheila*, stopped by with … Continue reading

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Frozen Shoulder

It all started one morning when I woke up and I couldn’t raise my arm. I tried over-the-counter medicine for a few days until I couldn’t take the pain any longer. My sister took me to the Emergency Room and … Continue reading

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Whitney Houston’s Death Reminded Me to Love Myself From the Inside Out

At Whitney Houston’s funeral, Actor Kevin Costner said at “The Bodyguard” audition, she didn’t feel that she was good enough and/or pretty enough to get the part.  He said because of her insecurity regarding her looks that she went in the … Continue reading

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“BLACK GIRLS ROCK” Do We Need It?

Sunday, November 6 Black Entertainment Television  presented the second annual “BLACK GIRLS ROCK!” show. According to BET, the show highlights the accomplishments of exceptional women of color who have made outstanding contributions in their careers, and who stand as inspirational and positive role … Continue reading

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Love Yourself Blog

Love Yourself By Phenola Moore I’ve always loved to sew. When I was in the 11th grade I made a pair of pants and wore them to school with pride. In one of my classes, a boy called my name … Continue reading

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