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Care & Concern Uplifting With Love is How We Do

Since the very beginnings of our Black communities, uplifting people with love has always been key to our collective ...

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Lifestyle Behind the Scenes of Morgan Harper Nichols’ New Real Stories Collection

Even if you haven’t heard the name Morgan Harper Nichols, it’s likely that you’ve seen her work. Because, well, it’s ...

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Lifestyle Journaling Ideas for Self-Care

I bought my very first journal when I was nine. My mom had to lend me the 23 cents I was short. I know this because I...

How to journal: 5 reasons, 3 ways, and 9+ styles

Lifestyle How to journal: 5 reasons, 3 ways, and 9+ styles

Start journaling today with our easy guide on how and why to journal

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New Year's Why New Year’s Day is the Perfect Time to Update Your Address Book

You know those little lifestyle or organization tips that you hear about and you’re like, “That’s so simple—why didn’...

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Christmas Single During the Holidays? How to Have Fun and Stay Connected

To all the awesome unattached folks out there: I get it. Winter is coming. And you are single—during the holidays.

I am my family’s refuge, and they are mine. —Melvina Young

Family Making Home a Healing Place

I looked at my daughter’s face and knew she needed sanctuary. She needed haven from the constant flow of ne...

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Lifestyle Military Appreciation Holidays: How We Honor Service Members

Military appreciation holidays and Military Appreciation Month are how we all get to salute those who have served,...

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Lifestyle 50+ Inspiring, Empowering Quotes for Women

We look to empowering quotes for different reasons: A few meaningful words can motivate you at the start of the da...

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Care & Concern Listen, Believe and Be Present: How We Can Support Black Friends

As caring people who value our connections with others, we can hardly tune in to the news without witnessing anoth...

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Care & Concern Self-Care for My Sisters: Letting the “Strong Black Woman” Rest

“Caring for myself is not self-indulgence. It’s self-preservation…” —Poet Audre Lorde...

Care & Concern To Care is Human: Why and How to Show You Care

What motivates any one of us to care about others? And of all the ways there are to care for people, why do we choose...