Confessions of a GOOD Girl

I was recently called a GOOD girl. I should be over it by now because I’ve basically been called that my entire life. It used to bother me and when someone allowed those words to roll across the screen of a text I realized that it still does. It think it bothers me the most…

Girls Can Fix Cars! Meet SheCANic Patrice Banks

I am intrigued by Patrice Banks, to say the least. I just recently learned about the self described auto airhead turned auto mechanic. She is an engineer who decided to learn to be an auto mechanic after being taken advantage of because of what she didn’t know. She has been hosting her Girls Auto Clinics…

The Problem with Rape

I do not condone sexual assault ever! Under no circumstances should someone force another person to sleep with them. However, after witnessing a close friend’s nephew have his college dreams of playing football severely tainted because a young lady falsely accused him of raping her I’m not quick to jump on the “He Raped Me”…

Top Five Reasons It’s Hard to Lose Weight

Today’s guest blogger is my long-time friend Almetria Turner. She started her weight loss journey in 2010 and it changed her life. Almetria weighed 342lbs and wore a size 32 and was seeing an endocrinologist, cardiologist, and a pulmonary specialist, along with her primary care physician for weight related health issues. She decided to take…

The Symbolism of Hate

As another victim of the South Carolina shootings was laid to rest Brittany “Bree” Newsome decided she couldn’t take it anymore, the Confederate flag that waved tauntingly near the state capital had to go. Why it has been hanging on the grounds of a government building for so long is beyond me. Why there has…