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What is the meaning of Waist Beads?

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What is the meaning of Waist Beads?

Wow! Did You Know? Beads play a huge part in some African cultures. Meanings behind African beads include pride, beauty, culture, power, and identity. During the slave trade, Africans were sold in exchange for beads  #SMFH

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Why Journaling Is So Important?

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Why Journaling Is So Important?

A Journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step and fewer thoughts”

― Zen 

I've been keeping a journal for the last 9 years of my life. Before then, it was hit or miss. I kept a journal for both my personal life and business life.  But my real journaling adventure began a year after my first serious relationship ended.

I have stacks of journals, my everyday regular journal would be in leather or cotton cover. My home journal is a little fancier. ( Velvet )  

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Hello, February the month of love and romance.

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Hello, February the month of love and romance.

One of the surprises that comes when you catch glimpse of your authentic self is the discovery that she’s such a positive, upbeat woman. She’s always smiling. She’s always calm. She’s always reassuring. She exudes confidence. Who is the woman, you might ask, and does she bear any resemblance to you?

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How to be a powerful Woman

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How to be a powerful Woman

How to be a powerful woman? 
( Don't underestimate your power, Let your light shine. Stay woke, Be beautiful & live life. But always be yourself. 👸🏽👸🏾👸🏾👸🏾 more self-love Queen.) 

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How to Be Your Best as a Modern Woman in This 21st Century

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How to Be Your Best as a Modern Woman in This 21st Century

We all desire to live a long, healthy, lifestyle, devoid of those lifestyle diseases that keep pulling one behind. This is especially true and important of the modern woman that wants to look the part; you know, that magazine-perfect body, smooth, silky face and generally a healthy and fit body.

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