Category: Sisterhood

activism

Lace Up Your Shoes And Do Some Organizing

Almost 10 days ago, President Obama issued a challenge to all Americans, saying, “If something needs fixing, then lace up your shoes and do some organizing.” But, how do one become an activist? If something needs fixing, then lace up your shoes and do some organizing. If you’re disappointed by your...

financial security

Let Talk About M-O-N-E-Y Pt. 3: Budgeting

Making A Budget And Sticking To It The most useful financial tool you should utilize is a budget. Now budgeting is never fun but with discipline and determination, you’ll see improvement in your financial security. The purpose of a budget isn’t to deprive you of the things that you want...

JTMG Eating Better – Introduction

This post is the Introduction to the JTMG Eating Better Series.    Back in October 2014, my husband had a health scare that literally scared “the you know what” out of us. I think up until that point we thought we were above health issues — we ate what we...

Exercising: Boosting Metabolism

I’m finding it very difficult, in my third decade of life, to lose weight. I want need to shed 30lbs so that I can be in my healthy weight range.   I’ve always been overweight, though many people tell me that I carry it by well. The old folks would...