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More to Life Monday #4: Your Super Power

Alright let's play a quick game, I'm going to say a word and you are going to think of the first thing that comes to mind when you see it. Doctor Superman Wonderwoman Dentist Mechanic Professor Garbageman Annnd time! Okay so I assume that for some of these the first thought that may have occurred… Continue reading More to Life Monday #4: Your Super Power

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More to Life Monday #3: In Limbo

Do you ever feel as if you are on a moving train but its wheels are stuck on the tracks? I know it may sound cliche but the train to life metaphor is one of my favorites. After all a train is often comprised of multiple carts that exist with one another to create an… Continue reading More to Life Monday #3: In Limbo

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Keep Your Gifts

“Not everything that is in you is for everyone else. There are certain things you must keep for yourself between God, your mind and spirit.”- Ms. Royale Today during my morning prayer & meditation, it occurred to me that I often share nearly all of my afterthoughts from my morning reflection. While I understand my… Continue reading Keep Your Gifts

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MamaDay Mondays #1: Dr. Esther Afua Ocloo

Happy MamaDay y'all! In honor of our first MamaDay Monday's post, we will be featuring one of Ghana's most influential women in the business world, Dr. Esther Afua Ocloo. Last week, she was premiered as the cover of Google's logo in honor of her birthday, April 18th. Today, here at S.I.S. we dedicate this Monday… Continue reading MamaDay Mondays #1: Dr. Esther Afua Ocloo

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Focus Fridays #2: Are You Living in Your Light or the Shadow of Others?

I can vividly recall the first time I was introduced to this concept of "dreams," and "passions." I was probably around 8 years old and was a 3rd grader at Palm Beach Public Elementary. My teacher passed out worksheets that asked us "What do you want to do when you grow up?" There were no… Continue reading Focus Fridays #2: Are You Living in Your Light or the Shadow of Others?

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Wisdom on Women #1: Alice Walker

Today, I am officially kicking off Wisdom on Women Wednesdays which is also a part of my Weekly Wisdom Series. In today's portion of WOWW,  we will focus on the contributions and accomplishments of Alice Walker. We spoke a little bit about her on Monday but today we will use her story from a different… Continue reading Wisdom on Women #1: Alice Walker

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More to Life Mondays #1

Today, I am kicking off More to Life Mondays which is a part of my Weekly Wisdom Series. If you didn't get a chance to see what More to Life Mondays are all about, click here for more info. I am proud to start this part of the series off by sharing with you all this… Continue reading More to Life Mondays #1