How to Get More Time Out of Time

6AM: Your alarm clock goes off, you hit snooze a few times, wake up the kids, make breakfast, get the dishes done (wait, the dishwasher needs to be emptied first!), get kids off to school (or set up at home desk, thanks COVID!), answer emails (personal and work), complete work projects, pay the bills, make appointment for dog’s vaccines, grab …

How to Make Shea Butter Cream for Hair & Skin – DIY at Home with Your Daughter!

It’s always a GREAT time for more moisture in our hair and our skin! Enter Shea Butter aka Wonder Butter. With roots in West Africa, Shea butter is a fat extracted from the nut of the African shea tree and in it’s unrefined state is ivory/off-white in color. Shea butter has anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant and anti-bacterial properties and is a wonderful …

The Truth About Entrepreneurship

Growing up in the southside of Fort Wayne, Indiana, all the local stores were what we called “mom’s and pop’s stores.” I would walk to the local candy store to buy a snack or the local soul food restaurant for lunch. Every day I would walk into these establishments not realizing that they were all entrepreneur owned. They were modeling …

3 Steps to Peace and JOY

Where are you on the rollercoaster of emotions right now? Isn’t it amazing that the answer to this question an hour ago or in 20 minutes from now could be different than the one you’d give right now? What has COVID done to us? You used to be even keel, had your rhythm going, and felt content. But now, you …

You Can Save the Earth

Sustainable, Ethical, Slow, Circular, Recycling, Upcycling and Second-hand.  All of these terms you may have heard referring to environmentally friendly fashions… but what do they all mean?  Generally speaking, these terms refer to fashion that has been created without depleting natural resources or the exploitation of individuals and communities.  Sustainable means to ensure the fashion industry both creates good and …