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Why I Thank God for the Closed Doors

On November 29, 2016, a plane carrying a Brazilian soccer team crashed killing 19 of its members. Only three survived. What's more heartbreaking is, according to...
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Mind Your Business. Yes, I Said It!

It happens to all of us. That moment when you’re scrolling down your timeline and you see it. Someone launched the idea you have been sitting...
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5 Things Every Woman Needs To Be Successful

So you’ve decided that you want to be successful.  Great!  This will be the easiest decision you make on your road to success. The road...
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“I’m Doing Fine”…and Other Lies We Tell Ourselves

As a therapist who counsels people with mental health disorders and addiction issues, I have come to the conclusion that the most over-utilized word...
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Please Stop Trying to Talk Me Out of My Greatness!

About a month ago, I decided that it was time for me to quit my job and pursue my entrepreneurial passion full time. For 20...
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Brown Butter is Love

Cocoa skinned girl your eyes should be the sun Disillusionment begets bitterness begets hate Feel the mass in your chest that can’t let you swallow Been drowning...
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Wake Up Call: My Journey to Loving Me

Sometimes the kick in the butt you need comes from an unlikely place. From the time I noticed a difference in the way I was...
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5 Ways to Find & Own Your Happiness

Do me a favor. Ask yourself one question: "Am I in a prison that I created for myself?" If you are, don't waste time. Grab those keys. You...
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8 Things Confident Women Just Don’t Do

There's nothing like a confident woman. A woman who is sure of herself can rule an entire empire. But what if your confidence isn't where it...
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5 Steps to Embrace F.A.L.L.: Freedom to Authentic, Limitless Living

What if you gave yourself permission to amplify your greatness? I mean, categorically take all of what makes you amazing, and boldly allow your truest...
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Forty, Fabulous and Fallible

Like many teenagers I naively created a time line of my life of when and where I would be during certain stages of my...
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It’s Okay to Put Your Superwoman Cape Away…They’ll Survive

Life doesn't have to be complicated to be meaningful. Explore our 5 keys to finding balance in your life.
Desperate Times Call For Desperate Measures

Desperate Times Call For Desperate Measures

Have you ever been in a place where you can see exactly where you want to go? You even have inkling about how to...

APRIL BOOK CLUB SELECTION

April Book Club Selection: “Stop Spending 100% of Your Time on...

We're so excited to announce our April 2017 NiaMagazine.com Book Club selection: Exponential Living® - Stop Spending 100% of Your Time on 10% of Who You...

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Don’t Believe the Hype: Loving Yourself in the Age of Social...

In the age of social media, it often seems that perception is everything. Everyone wants to have the perfect life, the best selfies, a flawlessly...

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Unapologetically Let Go and Let God

Have you ever sat back and realized all of the things you tried to fix in your life and failed…only to realize that you...

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10 Ways to Conquer Your Fear of Success

It’s a New Year and the “New Year, New Me” mantras are still running rampant throughout our lives. From social media, to news broadcasts, to...