Posts tagged "Oprah's Lifeclass"

Single Moms Rock--but Marriage Rocks, Too

Single Moms Rock--but Marriage Rocks, Too
By Nicole Harding Married Moms Club. Sounds kind of corny, doesn’t it? But after watching single moms unite, and appear in Oprah’s Lifeclass, and after seeing the previews for the upcoming Tyler Perry film “Single Moms Club” I couldn’t help but wonder if being married is out of style? Don’t misunderstand. I have been a... Read more »

Stop Shaming Our Single Mothers!

Stop Shaming Our Single Mothers!
But I thought He Wanted to Try By Sylvia Snowden I recently had an opportunity to read an article that featured a young woman I’ve known since high school.  In it, she discussed her journey to single motherhood.  She was quite candid and described the experience as heart-sickening and lonely at moments but, overall, incredibly... Read more »

Our Birthday Giveaway! And Our Top 15 Moments

We're three years old today!
Three years ago ChicagoNow community manager Jimmy Greenfield gave us a blog. And the rest, as you know, is history. Here’s a look back at our years of community service, fab giveaways, and our favorite moments. ENTER TO WIN! Thank you for being here through our journey. And, enter to win our gift to you…Baggage... Read more »
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MegaFest 2013: A Lesson from Oprah's LifeClass

MegaFest 2013: A Lesson from Oprah's LifeClass
Six Brown Chicks correspondent Toni Spearman covered the MegaFest 2013 for us this year, and the assignment became a life-changing experience. Here’s her account. By Toni Spearman More than 50,000 people from all over the world that gathered in Dallas recently to celebrate the world’s largest family fun festival, the MegaFest. I had never seen... Read more »

Mother's Day: Love, Honor and FORGIVE Your Mom

Mother's Day: Love, Honor and FORGIVE Your Mom
By Tania Brown This Mother’s Day… I never knew the magnitude of a mother’s love until I became a mother myself. Growing up, I would always wonder why my mother was so protective of us. She’s still very protective of us even though we’re adults.  As I grew older, I realized that was her charge... Read more »

Must See: Terrible Things Women Do to Each Other

Must See: Terrible Things Women Do to Each Other
The tragedy is the evil that women can do; the true crime is that we should know better. In friendships, when a woman deems herself worthy of another woman’s lover, she commits acts of war in every way imaginable. Friendships that span decades collapse and crumble. Transformative memories are demoted to petty afterthoughts. Shared secrets... Read more »
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