The Lies You Tell For Him…

I recently revisited the “Oprah Lifeclass” on single moms. I participated in this powerful Lifeclass, yet this portion of the episode escaped me. In this particular episode, Iyanla Vanzant helps a single mom, struggling with telling her 6-year-old the truth about his father’s absence. As you know, I’m a single mom to a beautiful 7-year-old…

500 Days Left To Live: the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)

“Each day an estimated 800 mothers and 18,000 young children die from largely preventable causes.” That’s a daunting statistic when there’s plenty that can be done, considering the gift modern medicine can bring to nations. There was a rather peculiar question posed to me, “Why do you believe saving lives of newborns and children in…