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Be A Positive Role Model

By at November 17, 2009 | 7:01 am | 1 Comments

Has it ever occurred to you that you may be the only positive influence on someone else’s life? Have you ever stopped to think that you may be the only example of excellence and integrity to a classmate, neighbor or friend? As strange as it may seem, people are always watching you, even if you are not aware of it. And the more you do what’s right, the more your

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Help Your Teen Daughter Develop A Healthy Body Image

By at May 24, 2009 | 12:00 pm | 3 Comments

By Aurelia Williams, Author of Understanding Your Teen   I'm fat!" "I'm ugly!" "I have nothing to wear that doesn't make me look gross!" Despite all your pep talks and positive reinforcement, you can't seem to get through to your daughter. She's unhappy with her appearance and convinced that everyone else is looking at her with judgment. You're sad that

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A Little Sugar For The Eyes

By at May 16, 2009 | 5:23 pm | 0 Comment

I surf the net quite frequently and sometimes I come across some very interesting and inspiring websites. I want to share this particular one with you. It's a little sugar for the eyes.  I feel the overwhelming desire to recognize our African American girls and their accomplishments; a desire to promote African American women and their achievements. Well Melissa, of

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