How My 30 Day Meatless Fast Became A Revolutionary Lifestyle

It’s the month of my birthday, May. As I approached this born day of mine in celebration of another year of life I set out on a quest to do something different. Not only has the past year been challenging for me, but health wise and into my 30’s I started noticing that my body just wasn’t quite the same as it used to be. Gone are the days of sleeping two hours after a night of partying and being able to function the next day at work. And bones…

Colorism: Raising A Dark Skinned Daughter As A Light Skinned Woman – by Angela Dennis

As a mother at times it is hard enough to get through the everyday struggles of parenting, and as a black single mother there comes a whole host of other obstacles we are challenged with. In society we often discuss black parenting in regards to race, but rarely do we talk about parenting in regards to colorism. Colorism is an issue that has been present within the black community for quite some time. It is a symptom of racism. To educate those that are unaware or unclear, it is prejudiced…