Yefon: The Red Necklace by Sahndra Fon Dufe

I received a free copy of Yefon: The Red Necklace by Sahndra Fon Dufe to review through Beck Valley Books Book Tours. No other financial compensation was received and, as always, all opinions shared are 100% mine.

A powerful, emotional tale of ambition and courage by Cameroonian-born Sahndra Fon Dufe, the Common Wealth of Nations recognized author of ‘Dear momma’. (2004)

Yefon: The RedNecklace (YRN) is the first book of the YEFON trilogy series.

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The Grocery Budget Tutor #GroceryChallenge

Budgeting and savings are definitely not dirty words around these parts! I try to cut and save as much as possible around these parts as my family works on eliminating our debt and building our savings plan. One area I focus on the most is our grocery budget – my family has a very healthy appetite. I’ve heard that growing boys can do some damage but they didn’t warn me about a growing two-year-old diva!

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The Gift of Family and Friends

I am blessed with an incredible family and wonderful friends. July is a month that is jam-packed with family and friends. Both sides of my family have annual reunions and my Divas make it a point to have a family cookout at my house each year. I’m unwinding from spending the weekend at the home of my mother’s parents – a home that holds countless memories and stories for me.

My family provides the support I need to reach my goals and excel.

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My Look For The Celebration of Divatude #SimplyEssentials


I have to give a very special thank you to Faces By ETOSH for coming through and completing my Divalicious look for the 2nd Annual Celebration Of Divatude hosted here in Columbia, South Carolina last month.

Thanks to Simply Essentials – E’toshia used their Angled Kabuki Brush to help complete my look.

E’toshia is super talented (and patient!). She was, also, a participant in our first year of The Divatude Challenge and has really taken off with her goals –

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Live Your Own Truth

It is important for you to live your own truth.

We need to appreciate that different people have diverse realities. Fully embrace your reality and the life you live. Taking this approach helps us to be true to ourselves.

Be excited to face each new day for it gives us the chance to show the world that you are unique. You bring the world something it is seeing for the very first time.

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What Should You Include On Your Business Card

One of the first items most new businesses will invest in is their business cards. Having something to easily distribute to potential customers and business associates is essential to any business.

If you’re not the most creative type, determining just what to put on your business card can be daunting. How much is too much information? How much is too little? The “rules” for what is socially and professionally acceptable seem to regularly change.

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WP Auto Affiliate Links Review #spon


Many bloggers and social media influencers utilize affiliate links to monetize their blog. For most of us, we utilize a sponsored post, banner or text links for our readers to find products we promote and recommend.  Typically, that’s done on one single post.

WP Auto Affiliate Links is a WordPress plugin that will automatically add affiliate links into your content. It can work with links that you add manually or you upload through a data feed,

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