Angela Bassett isn’t simply a powerhouse of entertainment, but of the world. Perhaps that is why For Your Sweetheart, a campaign that seeks to make Americans aware of the critical link between heart disease and diabetes, chose her to be its ambassador.
Bassett’s mother passed away from heart disease, so she has a very personal vendetta against the illness. Continue reading Angela Bassett Puts Spotlight on Heart Health
Many people go through life wondering why things do not work in their favor. They seem to do everything right, but often find themselves saying, “I should’ve known,” long after the damage is done. And the truth is, yes you should’ve known and many times, you could have. Continue reading Want Joy? Put Your Intuition First
Ever since I turned 30, it seems like many of my peers (myself included) are hell-bent on settling down and finding “the one.” I’m not sure if it’s the fact that we’re getting older and our biological clocks are ticking, or if people are looking at others and basing their lives off of where they think they should be. What I do know is that I am surrounded by a number of people who are more than frustrated because they have not found their mate yet. In fact, some are downright angry. Continue reading 5 People You Meet Before the One
‘I Can’t’ vs. ‘I Will’
I hear the words “I can’t” a bit too much for my liking.
“I can’t lose weight. I don’t have the discipline.”
“I can’t find another job.”
“I can’t trust people.”
The words “I can’t” have become so engrained in our mindsets that they’re acceptable responses to anything that we seek to achieve. They should be unacceptable when it comes to pursuing your dreams and seeking happiness. Continue reading Yes You Can!
Whether you go along with it or not, change is a part of life. Along with time and death, it is the only thing that is certain. Rarely do you ever control or expect it. While we know that it is bound to come, many of us refuse to acknowledge it. In fact, some people spend a large chunk of their time fighting it. Continue reading Change or Die