Finding HOPE In The Struggle: A Kiwan N. Fitch Production

“Finding HOPE In The Struggle”: A Kiwan N. Fitch Production is a live show comprised of scripted monologues from the “Confessions” Book Series by Kiwan N. Fitch. The series is a platform for women to examine and share their truths. “Finding HOPE” will use a theatrical format to address several social issues that women face daily – the struggles that exist but society often wants to ignore.  

It will spotlight the lives of women who currently or at one time in their lives were receiving public assistance,

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Race, Depression, Reflections

I have been unusually quiet when it comes to recent events in the news. Not due to lack of knowledge or an opinion. So many have so poignantly said what I felt that the words I thought of didn’t seem to compare. I’ve liked, shared, retweeted, favorited and reflected.

From the senseless murder of Mike Brown – an unarmed African American male  in Ferguson, Missouri – to the death of Robin Williams bringing talks of suicide and depression to every day conversation.

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Our 8th Grade Game Plan #VoicesForOurSons

First, I have to pause and come to terms with having an 8th grader. A teenager. As we prepare for our last year of middle school, my son and I had a very serious heart-to-heart. Seventh grade was rough. Extremely rough. It was an eye-opener and one that he needed to have. I typically get special looks when I share that last part.

My oldest son is extremely smart – learning has always come easy for him.

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What are the differences between Men’s and Women’s Multivitamins?

Good Morning Divas! Today we have a very informative article provided by LabDoor, an independent testing organization, on the difference between men’s and women’s multivitamins. Our family is striving to get healthier and taking multivitamins is one thing that our doctors have recommended.  Many thanks to LabDoor for this informative article to assist us with our decision-making process.

Multivitamin supplement are often marketed towards specific age groups and designated genders, citing formulation differences and boasting gender-specific health claims.

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10 Ways To Show Gratitude And Appreciation

Have you thanked someone today?

I love the quote below and even though my children give me serious side-eye when I paraphrase it – they get it. I truly believe that we can always find something to be thankful for in our day-to-day walk.

Each day, great things come to us that make our life better in some way, if not today, then tomorrow or the next day. So it’s important to show gratitude and appreciation!

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Simple Ways To #Motivate Young Children #FindTheWords

As the school year begins, too many children are already falling behind. I am 1 of 30 bloggers helping #FindtheWords with @SavetheChildren to raise awareness of the need for early childhood education for all kids. I am participating in this social media campaign to highlight 30 words in 30 days — to symbolize the 30 million fewer words that children from low-income homes hear by age 3.

Save the Children provides kids in need with access to books,

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Back To School With Chiquita Bites #spon #giveaway

Disclaimer: I received a variety of full product-sized Chiquita Apple Bites free from the manufacturer.  I agreed to use this product and post my opinion on our website.  My opinions do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the manufacturer of the product and no other financial compensation was received. As always, all opinions shared are 100% mine.

Believe it or not – it’s back to school time already! Many have already started their 2014-2015 school year.

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