Beyond The Keyboard: Benir Pierre

Beyond The Keyboard: Benir Pierre

In this month’s segment of Beyond the Keyboard, we are featuring Benir Pierre of Rising Phoenix Abuse Recovery Coaching. Benir is a “soul whisperer” who is guiding women through the painful experience of abuse. A survivor of child abuse and...
Feeling Uninspired? Try Kiddie Pools and Birthday Cake

Feeling Uninspired? Try Kiddie Pools and Birthday Cake

If you see me laying out in a kiddie pool eating an entire birthday cake, don’t judge me.  Just know I’m having one of those days. No, I’m not celebrating a b-day and I’m not just lavishing in my #carefreeblackgirllifestyle. However, I’m most certainly feeling...
Love: Sunday Soul Style

Love: Sunday Soul Style

  Do you know what love looks like? Not romantic love or self- love, but the kind of selfless love we show to one another as human beings. One of the greatest traditions in the African-American community is taking care of and looking out for one other. Kids...
5 Bridesmaids You MUST Have in Your Wedding

5 Bridesmaids You MUST Have in Your Wedding

Michiel Perry Choosing bridesmaids can be just as stressful as choosing a dress. You have so many things to consider, your new sister in law, your favorite cousins, your line sisters, your college friends, your work BFF and friends from high school. As a southern...
Life Lessons: Things you Should Never Apologize for

Life Lessons: Things you Should Never Apologize for

  There was a time where I found myself constantly and profusely apologizing for things, no matter how big or small. “I’m sorry” would just slip off my tongue without me really even realizing it. I get it – there are some moments where apologies are absolutely...