Category: Iyanla Vanzant

Great Sex Won’t Keep Him, But These 6 Things Will

Great Sex Won’t Keep Him, But These 6 Things Will
By Yanni Brown I’ve had the most interesting conversation with some awesome men this past week. I love gleaning from their wisdom when it comes to sharing their thought provoking points of view about relationships. While we know that men and women are very different when it comes to what’s needed in a relationship but... Read more »

Do You Know When To Own Your Truth?

Do You Know When To Own Your Truth?
It’s been almost 4 years since my husband’s death. I wanted to do a quick video to help others that may be dealing with healing during their grief. Be Well and let me know how you own your truth during the healing process Dawj is a professor, strategist and lover of food, wine, travel, dogs... Read more »

Oprah's 12 Secrets for the Life You Want

Oprah's 12 Secrets for the Life You Want
By Shameeka Hunt The Life You Want tour stopped in Washington, DC this past weekend.  One word to describe the experience is “Amazing.”  It was two incredible days filled with energy, challenges, laughter, tears, and empowering messages.  Over the course of two blogs I will share with you some takeaways that I hope will resonate... Read more »
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What Do You Think of Those Black Chicks with Blonde Hair?

What Do You Think of Those Black Chicks with Blonde Hair?
By Zondra Hughes In college I wore my hair jet black. I guess I looked good enough; I did get a wedding ring. Fast forward to a decade ago, when at work, I shared a short elevator ride with a stylish senior editor that I admired; sometimes she spoke to me, most times she didn’t.... Read more »

I am NOT My Sister's Keeper

I am NOT My Sister's Keeper
  By A Comeaux When was the last time you back-stabbed someone who trusted you? How many times have you heard negative things about someone and didn’t defend them? Back in the day, if there was a problem with my friend, I was at her side, ready to take on the world. Today, somewhere in... Read more »

The 5 Power Smiles: Do it now!

The 5 Power Smiles: Do it now!
By Dr. Dawj Smiles matter. When I was a girl, I enjoyed playtime with my sister, who was a special needs child. Many didn’t–and still don’t–understand what it takes to really embrace and live with someone with special needs. We often had to deal with people making fun of us because she had special needs... Read more »
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Hey Girl: Your Boyfriend is NOT Your Husband

Hey Girl: Your Boyfriend is NOT Your Husband
By Zondra Hughes The mission of the Six Brown Chicks is to share our stories in the name of service.  B.R.O.W.N. = Being Responsible Obedient Willingly Now. C.H.I.C.K.S. = Choosing Honesty Integrity Commitment Kindness and Self-Worth. (Thank you Dr. Iyanla Vanzant for realigning our mission). Collectively, we’ve overcome some daunting personal drama (homelessness, workplace bullying,... Read more »

Entrepreneurship...Is It In You?

Entrepreneurship...Is It In You?
By: Yanni Brown   I was recently asked what does it take to succeed as an entrepreneur and if I thought that I had it in me.  Considering the series of recent events that has occurred in my life I too wondered if I had it in me.  After giving this question some serious thought,... Read more »

Hip Hop Artist DMX on Iyanla Fix My Life

Hip Hop Artist DMX on Iyanla Fix My Life
DMX to Appear on “Iyanla: Fix My Life” so set your clocks! Season Two Premieres Saturday, April 13 at 9 p.m. ET/PT Our beloved Iyanla Vanzant, accomplished author, inspirational speaker, talk show host and living testament to the value in life’s valleys and the power of acting on faith, goes behind closed doors and deep... Read more »
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