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to have or have not remain childless nia magazine for black women

To Have or To Have Not?

It wasn’t 10 minutes into our happy hour, as we waited patiently for the over-enthused waiter with the punk-rocked hair to bring our drinks,...
Black female and invisible Nia magazine for black women

Black, Female, & Invisible

Time and time again, I find myself supporting a cause or rallying behind a certain platform, only to later find that the supposed ‘cause’...
Should you go gluten-free Nia magazine for black women

Healthy Eating: Should You Go Gluten-Free?

A gluten-free diet is unlike any other diet. It allows you to eat with few restrictions as all foods that you loved before can still be enjoyed by simply swapping a few ingredients.
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14 Children’s Books With Black Characters to Buy This Season

The Holiday season is quickly approaching and you know what that means. Lists, get-togethers, and tubes of wrapping paper cluttering up the hall closet until...
Hanging on By a thread Nia magazine for black women

Dear Indy Parent Coach: Help, I’m Hanging On By A Thread!

Dear Indy Parent Coach, My house is in chaos! My husband and I are going through a rough time. He has moved into the spare...
Career Advice for women

Career Advice: Don’t be THAT Lady

You’ve met her before – the coworker who makes you cringe at every meeting. She is the opinionated, loud, and demanding female that everyone tries to avoid. She is always irritated and always busy, but she keeps her job because she gets it done.
Saving Black Men from Suicide Nia magazine for black women

Saving Black Men from Suicide

Within the past 7 months, I have personally known or known of three Black men who committed suicide. These men left behind interrupted legacies of manhood, leadership, and love, and are truly missed.
Making Time for You Nia magazine for black women

Making Time for You: The Power of a Quiet Morning

Starting my morning in silent reflection is my emotional anchor. There are always peaks and valleys throughout the day, but I have found that my morning routine of solitude keeps me balanced no matter what is thrown my way.

Our Purpose, Our Plan

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Don’t Back Down When God Gives You Everything You’ve Prayed For

This year I’ve learned that sometimes when we whisper our prayers, we pray for what we believe we need. I speak things into the universe...

Insecure No More

When I think about my past, one of the things I would never have called myself was insecure. I had a diverse peer group. I...

When Love Fails and You Prevail: 5 Steps to Gracefully Become...

Iwas 20 years old when I got married to who I thought was the perfect guy. I diligently saved myself for marriage. I was a...