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Sep 15th


Being single gives us time to develop deeper bonds with friends and family

“All my Single Ladies” has become an anthem for, well, all the single ladies around the world thanks to Beyonce. While you are waiting for a man to put a ring on it, there are some things you can do in the meantime to celebrate being single, besides gettin’ your groove on to the song.

Recapturing the Love of the Good ‘Ol Days

Do you remember Luther Vandross’ slow jam, “Here and Now?” Lately I’ve been strolling down “Memory Lane,” listening to many of the popular love songs from back in the day. I was reminded that many of those old-school jams hold the secret to true romance. In those songs, there was an element of mystery, innuendos, and implications. Today in our microwave society, we no longer take the time to romance our spouses and sweethearts.

Wanna Be In Style? Volunteer

On January 20, the world watched in awe as Barack H. Obama was sworn in as the 44th president of the United States of America. Most were utterly amazed by the election of our first African American President.

Change is in the air! Can you smell it?

Change is in the air! Can you smell it? Many of us are still high off of one of the biggest changes we will ever experience: Barack Obama’s inauguration.  I wasn’t able to attend the inaugural events, but as I sat glued to my television screen I felt an energy that I knew would have been 10 times greater if I had been there. Inspired by one man’s accomplishment, millions of people descended upon Washington D.C. motivated to be a part of history, and many went through great lengths to be there. There were reports of people who slept in office buildings, participated in contests, traveled cross country by bus or car.  People did whatever they needed to get to Washington, DC.

Celebrating our anniversary at Fogo's

Celebrating our anniversary at Fogo'sI can hardly believe it, but December marked my 18th year of marriage.  It feels like only yesterday when my husband, Lonnie, and I met on the campus of Michigan State University. Now, 18 years, three kids, and seven moves later, we still like each other.  At the time that I met my husband, I was dating someone else, but I thought Lonnie was such a good friend because he was so easy to talk to and so much fun.  I even confessed to a girlfriend, “I wish that boyfriends could be like real friends.” 

The “amazing” journey of Stephen Hurd

The “amazing” journey of Stephen HurdIn a few short years, Stephen Hurd has become one of the frontline praise and worship leaders in the gospel music world. His songs such as “Undignified”, “Great Praise” and  “Zion is Calling” have become staples in Sunday morning church services. His new CD Times of Refreshing (Integrity Music/ $13.98 List Price) promises to make the same impact. The up-tempo lead single “Amazing” is catching on at radio nationwide and also underscores just how large a role faith has played in Hurd’s life and career. The CD released in stores nationwide on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009.

City Drive: 2009 Toyota Matrix S

DETROIT, MI -- Sometimes when test driving a car you get caught in real world conditions and you find out how good a vehicle really is on a day-to-day basis. That’s what happened with the 2009 Toyota Matrix S.

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