Remember Dr. Maya Angelou

Angelou was one of the most influential author, poet, and civil rights activist of our time. She’s inspired many, including myself, and will definitely not be forgotten. I would like to take this moment to remember THE Phenomenal Woman, and to thank her for the lessons she’s left behind.  RIP Dr. Maya Angelou. Still I Rise Maya Angelou, 1928 – 2014 You may write me down in history … Continue reading Remember Dr. Maya Angelou

Are you enjoying Danity Kane’s “Lemonade?”

I’m liking the summer vibe to this urban pop single, but I’m a bit sad because they’re a member short. As much as I’m happy for Andrea, I just don’t get why she signed on for the group’s reunion when she wouldn’t be participating in their comeback. Well, anyways, hopefully she’ll be swinging back to DK once she has her baby. But that’s not the … Continue reading Are you enjoying Danity Kane’s “Lemonade?”

Pregnancy After 40: Risks and Considerations

While it’s possible to get pregnant in your 40s, there are age-related considerations when you delay childbearing past your most fertile years. For many women, however, waiting until they are established in their careers and financially stable is the best choice when considering reproduction. Read on to learn more about the realities of becoming pregnant in your 40s, from fertility considerations to pregnancy risks and … Continue reading Pregnancy After 40: Risks and Considerations

What You Should Know About Balanced Mixed-Status Relationships

What does the term mixed-status relationship mean? A sexual relationship in which partners have dissimilar HIV statuses is known as mixed-status relationship. One of the partners is HIV-negative while the other one is HIV-positive. It may involve couples that are in a long-term and stable relationship or just one encounter between them. Such relationships are also described using various other terms like: • Discordant • … Continue reading What You Should Know About Balanced Mixed-Status Relationships

Travel The Unknown: 7 Must See Off The Beaten Track Destinations

As the global tourist industry continues growing, there are certain destinations which are becoming increasingly popular. Such destinations typically attract thousands of tourists during their peak season. The end result is overcrowding which can somewhat diminish the experience. If you want to avoid the crowds, one strategy is to opt for some of the off the beaten track destinations. Some of these destinations seldom appear … Continue reading Travel The Unknown: 7 Must See Off The Beaten Track Destinations

7 Recreational Sports For Good Health And Fitness

All sports get you off the couch and work your body. However there are some that are particularly great for fitness, giving you your daily dose of cardio, getting your heart rate up, strengthening your heart muscles and body and keeping illnesses at bay. But you don’t have to be a national champion or a member of a professional team to be able to reap … Continue reading 7 Recreational Sports For Good Health And Fitness

Press Release: Sarah Miles Announces New EP!

New York– Indie pop artist and songwriter Sarah Miles announces the launch of her first independent EP that is currently seeking funding on Kickstarter. Titled “Hear me out,” the album will be Sarah’s third career release and first truly independent production. “I’m just really passionate about these songs I’ve written and want to get them heard,” said Sarah. “I’ve just been so gratified by the audiences’ response and … Continue reading Press Release: Sarah Miles Announces New EP!

Single Review: “Abing Abing” by ORANGE CARAMEL

So I’m not usually a fan of Orange Caramel’s cutey cutey music, or any artist who does that kind of concept, but I must admit I’m addicted to their song Abing abing. Even if it’s ice-cream. I think the beat is energetic, as their sound usually is, and their hook is catchy. It’s no wonder some are referring to the Baskin Robbins influenced track as … Continue reading Single Review: “Abing Abing” by ORANGE CARAMEL

Sunday Melodies: “Without You” by Lee Michelle

While the words to the song somewhat plays to a breakup, it also signifies a girl moving on from the hurt and suffering brought on by society. Former Kpopstar contestant Lee Michelle gave many something to think about with her dramatic debut, Without You. I hadn’t been paying much attention to kpop of late because every release just seemed too recycled to me and I … Continue reading Sunday Melodies: “Without You” by Lee Michelle

[Exclusive] The artist Plumb on spreading hope

Tiffany Arbuckle Lee, internationally known as Plumb, is a Christian Contemporary artist who has spawn a number of inspirational songs that have touched many hearts since her debut. It is a wonder how I managed to get the performer to take some time to grant us an interview, when she’s constantly touring and spreading love through her beautiful music. Check out the viral for her hit … Continue reading [Exclusive] The artist Plumb on spreading hope

Get to know Plumb in ’10’

Check out Plumb’s quick responses to our far from the usual questions and get to know the inspirational singer a little more. Humor is necessary.   A beautiful mess.    Paleo/Gluten free. Exercise. Essential oils and community.   The beach.   Water. Food. Jesus.    If Helena Bonham Carter and Audrey Hepburn had a baby.     Snuggling with my 3 babies.    Good rest. Healthy … Continue reading Get to know Plumb in ’10’

Book Review: Thirty Sunsets by Christine Hurley Deriso

Release date: July 8th 2014Publisher: FluxPurchase: Amazon Synopsis via Goodreads: To Forrest Shephard, getting away to the family’s beach house with her parents and her brother, Brian, is the best part of every summer. Until this year, when her mother invites Brian’s obnoxious girlfriend, Olivia, to join them.  Suddenly, Forrest’s relaxing vacation becomes a mission to verify the reality of Olivia’s rumored eating disorder. But the truth behind Olivia’s … Continue reading Book Review: Thirty Sunsets by Christine Hurley Deriso

[EXCLUSIVE] Tessa Thompson on varied dreams and effecting change

Tessa Thompson is one of those actresses you just have to watch whenever she’s giving you a performance. Whether it be on television or on the big screen, she most certainly brings it. I call her versatile because she doesn’t stick to one thing that she does best; her career is always evolving. Tessa has far exceeded her character on the popular show, Veronica Mars, moving on … Continue reading [EXCLUSIVE] Tessa Thompson on varied dreams and effecting change