62 MILLION

On ym blog, I wrote a post about the growing crisis of our girls around the world and the lack of educational opportunities that are available to them. This staggering number, 62 Million is the number of girls that are not in school, but desperately want to be. ...more

Happy International Women's Day

What a  Marvelous Day!A day to celebrate us, in all of our glory. A Day to celebrate women from all walks of life. Mothers, Sisters, Aunts, Cousins, Friends, CEOs, Doctors, Founders, Nurses, Firefighters, Bloggers and everyone in between. Women are so incredibly special. We are the heartbeats of the home, we are the glue that keeps the family together, we are the pulse of our community. ...more

Zendaya - Giuliana - Kelly

By now, we've all heard about the issues that have ensued between Zendaya and Giuliana Rancic. This past Sunday, Zendaya arrived at the Oscars wearing an Ivory colored gown. And her hair was styled in homage to Lisa Benet's hairstyle in the "Cosby"show days.  Long, flowing dreadlocks. Well, the next night, Giuliana commented on "Fashion Police" that Zendaya's hairstyle looked like it smelled of "Patchouli oil and Weed"! Now, these comments just rubbed everybody the wrong way.  Giuliana made this comment, much to the horror and chagrin of many people. ...more

Leeza Gibbons and The Charity that hit home

Over a week ago, Leeza Gibbons became the second woman to win "The Celebrity Apprentice" title. She was excellent on the show. She showed great grace, dignity and sophistication. She was outstanding. ...more

Happy Valentine's Day

 Hello Everyone! I wanted to wish you all a Beautiful Valentine's Day! I hope that your special day was filled, with all of the best happiness, love, joy and bliss in the world!It's amazing just how much four letters can carry so much weight! Because for just those four little letters, it can definitely be a big word to use. Yes, it's important to love everybody, although that doesn't always happen....more

Viola Davis and Uzo Aduba: History Makers

Last night at the SAG Awards, Viola Davis and Uzo Aduba made history. By being the only two black women to win the lead actress awards in the same night! Viola won Best Lead Actress in a Drama Series, "How To Get Away with Murder" and Uzo won the Best Lead Actress in Comedy Series, "Orange is the New Black".  This marks a new era in SAG History. Prior to their wins, very few women of color have been nominated for these awards. But, three winners have all come from shows created by Shonda Rhimes. The first ones to win came from "Grey's Anatomy". ...more

MLK and Selma: The Power of Speaking Out

The Iconic and Legendary Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Legacy is forever incredible and amazing. The way that he empowered people, moved people and inspired people was nothing short of Outstanding. Today, his words still rings through the world and especially on his day, we are reminded of just how far we've come. Not just as Black people, but as people in general. His dream wasn't just about Black people being treated well, but he wanted to see all races do well. He wanted to people joined together, putting aside their differences and realizing that no one is better than the other....more

My 2015 Blogging Goals

To all of you, Happy New Year! I hope that all of you had a great holiday season. ...more

Merry Christmas to everyone!

I want to wish everyone of you, your friends and families, a blessed and safe Christmas Day!  ...more
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After 7 Decades, Exoneration Happens!

Today, a case that has been closed for over seventy years, was cleared today. But, it was much too late!A young man, who was 14 years qas accused of killing two young girls. He was convicted and executed. He had to sit on a phone book in the electric chair, because he was small. This young man, lost his life. Today, the verdict came in again. Only this time, he was innocent! Innocent!...more