Valentine’s Gifts for Men

There really aren’t any holidays that focus on men other than Father’s Day. The majority of Christmas ads are geared toward children and women. Valentine’s Day and the Sweetest Day are mostly about women as well. Ladies, if you’ve got a good man make the day as much about him as it is about you…

HBO’s Mavis! Is A Hit

Wednesday evening I had the honor of attending a preview of the new HBO documentary Mavis! about the life of legendary singer Mavis Staples. If I had paid, I’d tell you that it was quite worth the price of admission and I’d pull out my wallet and pay some more if asked to. The documentary…

Me Want One Wednesday: Rosa Parks “Nah.” Tee

  February is Black History Month and while looking for unique items to commemorate it, I found this Rosa Parks t-shirt. Although, there are no facts that state that Mrs. Parks simply said “Nah.” when asked to give her seat to a white bus rider on December 1, 1955 in Montgomery, Alabama. I think this shirt does get the…

Be Productive, Not Busy

If you ask psychotherapist, coach, speaker and author, Jackie Woodside is she busy she’ll say, “I’m never busy, always productive.” That may seem like an odd way to answer the question but it is indicative of how she lives her life and encourages others to lives theirs. I recently had the pleasure of attending a conference called…

Me Want One Wednesday: Crown Headphones

I usually don’t post things most people can’t afford but every now and then there is something so amazing that it’s worth mentioning. The songstress Rihanna captivated the internet this week when she took a picture rocking these crown head phones by Dolce and Gabbana while claiming to listen to her awaited album Anti. They are beyond gorgeous but you pay a whopping $8,895.00 to look like royalty. My first thought was…I can buy a used car for that much!

Me Want One Wednesday: Touch Screen Gloves

It’s cold outside but you need to look at a text, answer a call, or surf the net on your touch screen phone. You don’t really want to take your gloves off but your phone won’t recognize your touch if you don’t. Well, there’s an easy solution to your problem….touch screen gloves. Groupon has a…

3 Questions to Ask About Your Calling

By Guest Blogger: Jack Daniels  A good friend I hadn’t talked to in a while called me out of the blue the other day.  As the phone was ringing I had to make a decision on whether or not I wanted to take the time to answer this call because I knew it wasn’t going…