Hey everyone! Today might be the last day of National Black History Month, but I hope this series will start conversations that lead to understanding and appreciation. In my opinion, Black History underlies the very fabric of American history; unfortunately, we don't learn about much beyond slavery, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Rosa Parks, … Continue reading Shedding New Light: One Last African American Doing Incredible Things (Part 3)
Hey everyone! I know I talk about finances a lot on my blog, so I wanted to show you a video on how I budget each month. The way I budget is slightly different, in a sense, from the way others create a budget. I don't use an excel spreadsheet, but instead, use pen and … Continue reading Budget With Me
I hope you're still having a happy Black History Month! Everyone knows about the Black History legends such as Malcolm X, Jesse Owens, and the Ruby Bridges. But there were so many other African Americans that helped excel our culture in society, such as Shirley Chisholm, Mae Johnson, and Dr. Rebecca Lee Crumpler. African Americans … Continue reading Shedding New Light: Three African Americans Doing Incredible Things (Part 2)
With this series, I hope to shed new light on the achievements and positive contributions, people I know, are doing on a daily basis. Black history is not just about what African Americans have done in the past, it is about celebrating what they are doing now, and allowing the future generation to experience new possibilities.