Friday, February 21, 2020

What you didn’t know about the bubbly

Around the holidays, many people love pulling out the Champagne and toasting to just about anything! There are also quite a few drinkers who...

5 Tips homeowners need this winter to prevent unnecessary costs

A drop in temperature and an increase in precipitation like rain, sleet or snow can make winter costly at home. Between turning up your heat...

We love…poetry by Khephra Burns

Profile: A case of mistaken identity   You thought you was American born and bred, wholesome as apple pie and America’s favorite pastime. You stand for God Bless America in the...

Dionne Warwick is still Solid Gold!

Dionne Warwick is a vocal virtuoso whose career longevity can be attributed to an unwavering path built on a body of music that one...

We remember “Sassy” Ms. Sarah Vaughan

I had never been introduced to the free and soulful musical genre of jazz until my neighbor Miss Boots played Misty sung by the...

What can happen to your body if you stop having sex?

Sexual appetites can certainly vary, especially as one ages.  According to numerous published studies, having sex regularly does a body good! Sex can preserve...

Why the flu shot can’t give you the flu!

Flu vaccination prevents millions of flu-related illnesses and deaths annually, but vaccination rates are low for many reasons. African American vaccination rates are even lower....

Remembering author Toni Morrison—A special celebration of life

When it comes to being one's authentic self, to answer the call within by continuing the work of moving humanity forward through the accomplishments...

What happens to a marriage when a spouse becomes ill?

The well spouse can go from being a partner and a lover to a nurse and a caregiver, which is an entirely different kind of relationship.

Tips to support Alzheimer’s caregivers during the holidays

More than 16 million family members and friends are serving as Alzheimer’s caregivers in the U.S. As families approach the holiday season, there are...

How to get through the hurt during the holidays

The holiday season is typically a time when friends and family get together to spend some really good quality time. Connecting with loved ones...

Random acts of kindness you can do to make the holidays count

Who doesn't appreciate a random act of kindness? Research in psychology shows a link between kindness and well-being throughout life. Studies have also proven...

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