Community / Lifestyle

A Women’s Worth Conference offers support and encouragement to others

If you are looking for a conference with a goal of woman empowerment and self-improvement, then you should check out the “A Woman’s Worth Conference & Celebration” on Saturday, March 28 in Laurel, Maryland. You may view the immediate release submitted by the founder and creator Shannon Baylor-Henderson. Click here to view the press release. Continue reading

PHREAdom Leader: Jay Willis and the NEMO Movement
Community / Entrepreneur / Leadership / PHREAdom Leader

PHREAdom Leader: Jay Willis and the NEMO Movement

Growing up as the only African-American family in Irish Town, New Brunswick in Canada, Jay Willis spent the majority of her childhood playing sports because of her concerns to fit in. Her family moved from Toronto when she was 6-years-old to an area where neighbors gave them strange looks for being different. Her fear was … Continue reading

PHREAdom Leader: One Year Later with the Innovators
Awareness / Community / Journey / PHREAdom Leader

PHREAdom Leader: One Year Later with the Innovators

Today wraps up the installment of the PHREAdom Leader: One Year Later series. The last part of the series focus on the innovators. They are Alton Murray, Ashley Gonzalez and Miss Plus Size Charleston Alison Parson, which I’ve dubbed as my “Ambitious A-Leaders”.  I have thoroughly enjoyed this project, and reconnecting with my PHREAdom Leaders … Continue reading

Breaking the Misconceptions of Lupus
Awareness / Community / Lifestyle

Breaking the Misconceptions of Lupus

According to the latest research from Lupus Foundation, nearly 1.5 million Americans are diagnosed with lupus. The disease is most prevalent being developed by women especially those of color. However, despite the number of diagnoses, the illness remains a silent discussion amongst individuals. LaDonna Sneed, a 30-year-old single mother of one, said that she gets … Continue reading