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Erika T. Kendrick

Erika T. Kendrick
Erika T. Kendrick is a Licensed Professional Counselor & Certified Personal & Executive Coach in Montclair, NJ whose passion is working with women to restore hope. She enjoys family, all things beautiful, and a good challenge. You can find out more about her at www.erikatkendrick.com and www.facebook.com/erikatkendricklpc.

Give Yourself Permission to Slow Down

Give Yourself Permission to Slow Down Nia Magazine for black women
"You’re so slow,” I say. My daughter is a laid back type of kid. I don’t even think I’ve ever seen her actually rush around. This is one of the reasons that she’s my blessing. Let me share why. I’m a recovering “Overcharged, let’s hurry up,...

But God: A Sink Full of Blessings

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I love the entire process of cooking. This includes thinking about what to prepare, getting the ingredients together, and preparing and serving the meal. When I’ve whipped up something that I think is spectacular, I look for my family’s approval. I want them to love...

Had Enough? 5 Quick Ways to Eliminate Stress

5 ways to eliminate stress Nia magazine for black women
It's so easy to fall into the trap of thinking, "If I only had ____ (fill in the blank), my life would be so much better, things would be so much easier, and I would be so much happier.” Constantly focusing on what's missing, not...

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