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One day as I was as reflecting back on the lessons I learned from Booker T. Washington, I realized just how many of those lessons I can apply to my single motherhood journey. In this post, I share the 6 biggest lessons that I learned.

6 Life Lessons I Learned From Booker T. Washington

In Faith

Have I ever told you that I love to read?  In fact, Up From Slavery by Booker T. Washington is one of my favorite books.  I first read it a number of years ago. I love the book so much that I’ve read it twice (both times pre-pregnancy and pre-motherhood) at different stages of my life. As background, Booker T. Washington was born a slave, yet he was the first leader of the Tuskegee Institute and under his leadership built the school. He also was an advisor to United States presidents and was an influential leader in the black community….

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We can become more secure around investing. In the post, "The Biggest Investing Mistake Women Make," we will discuss the biggest money mistakes women make.

The Biggest Investing Mistake Women Make

In Finance

I’m excited to partner with Ellevest to start this conversation about women and money. I may receive compensation if you become an Ellevest client.   Today’s post is Part 2 of the 2-Part series on Investing. In Part 1 of the Investing series, we talked about how you can fund your investment account. However, there is another step that has to happen. Once you identify where the money to fund your investment account will come from, you will also need to take the next step of opening an investment account and then funding it. Sometimes it is easier to come…

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In this podcast episode, Erica Blocker joins the Phenomenal Moms Podcast with Aisha Taylor to discuss How to Avoid Burnout As A Single Mom

How to Avoid Burnout As A Single Mom

In Phenomenal Living

Are you a single mom who feels exhausted and stretched thin? Are you wondering how to keep up with everything that you are doing? Are you afraid that with everything that you have going on, something is going to fall or get missed? Do feel like you need coffee just to survive and make it through the day? If so, you are not alone. Single mom burnout is real, and the challenge with it is that if you burnout then how will you effectively take care of your children? In this podcast, Erica Blocker of the Moms With Dreams Podcast…

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Sometimes we hold on to small mindsets and beliefs that no longer serve us and also hinder us. Let Go Of The Things That Are Too Small For You and embrace your identity in God.

Let Go Of The Things That Are Too Small For You

In Faith

Happy new year!     As 2018 drew to a close, I received a text from a friend who I lead a Bible study with.  She asked me and another lady who led the group with us what word we would use to sum up 2018.  I hadn’t given it much thought until she texted me; however, as I began to reflect on 2018 I realized that my word to summarize 2018 would be “renewal.”   I selected the word “renewal” because 2018 became the year where I began to truly let go of the things that were too small…

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On the Phenomenal Moms Podcast I discuss 7 Essential Lessons For Your Single Motherhood Journey

7 Essential Lessons For Your Single Motherhood Journey

In Faith

Are you feeling single mom guilt? Are you battling feelings of perfection or inadequacy? Are you losing yourself in motherhood?   In this podcast episode, I share 7 lessons that I learned on my single motherhood journey.  I hope that you can take these lessons and apply them to your life. When you learn these things, there is so much you can release that is burdening you. There is freedom in being able to walk in the purpose and the calling that God has for you. Also, please make sure that you catch the special announcement at the end of…

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