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When Opportunity Knocks
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When Opportunity Knocks

By @lorens_thoughts"I'm grateful for so much. I don't have anything to complain about. 2020 is still turning out to be one of the best years yet. Can you feel it? Do you recognize opportunity when it knocks? - The opportunity to practice your faith- Opportunity to reclaim your time- Opportunity to be master of your time- Opportunity to reclaim your health- Opportunity to reclaim your children- Opportunity to strengthen your relationships- Opportunity to evaluate and reevaluate importance and order of importance- Opportunity to grow beyond yourself and your immediate desires/needs- Opportunity to learn appreciation for things you previously took for granted- Opportunity to FEEL- Opportunity to make new friends- Opportunity to learn and perfect new skills- Opportunity to LISTEN- Opport...
When Men Step UP, You can Be Soft
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When Men Step UP, You can Be Soft

By Candice Adewole My heart is FULL!! So many masculine men stepping up for me ( during quarantine). I cried when my friend called me on FaceTime today and asked if I had enough food and to let me know that he was representing the masculine and that if I felt scared or lonely, or anything he was there to stand strong for me. " Your tears are safe with me"...... That's divine masculinity! When they step up, you can fall back and be soft.I don't know about you, but I NEED men in my life. Masculine men add such value to my life.
I Need & Require a Strong Protector, Provider
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I Need & Require a Strong Protector, Provider

Feminine Energy Thrives...Feminine Energy is Vulnerability when required. A Facebook friend shared amazing insight on one of my recent "controversial" posts and, with permission, I am excited to share her thoughts and beauty here on IG. I say controversial because those who feel indicted (by women who desire SAHW & SAHM life) decided to voice their dismay about the content of the post.Her:"Absolutely! I was not created to do a man's job and for that very reason it's why I'm not stressed about a job or where our cost of living will come from. I've been in hiding for years secretly knowing I felt I need a man, require a man and it's a non negotiable for me. I must have a strong provider protector in my life. So I adjust my toxicity to as low as possible so a provider protector can eas...
Secrets of a (Black) Millenial Homemaker
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Secrets of a (Black) Millenial Homemaker

By https://www.instagram.com/the.pinnacle.housewife/ This will be my little series to talk about what life is like for a black SAW/M in this new era. Anything I talk about in this series can work and be applied to any future homemaker but I can only speak from my life experience. Here we go. In the age of the 50/50 lifestyle which I hate. I think it is important to talk about the other side. No 50/50! It is a beautiful life to live ladies. I don’t pay not ONE bill. I don’t know what the electric bill is. I don’t even know the type of plan we have for internet. I just know when I flip a switch, there is light and when I log on there is the internet. He budgets for a family shopping spree twice a year (which isn’t cheap for a family of 6). The only budget I concern myself with is the g...