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Our Hopes For The New Year

    Hey bAw fam!   I really hope that your year has got off to a good start. Today’s post is a bit light-hearted. The bAw Team and I just wanted to share what we’re hoping for in 2018...

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How You Can Prepare For Your 2018 Part 1: Reflection

[caption id="attachment_2028" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Photo Cred: Berveley Shiller Tumblr[/caption]   Hi bAw family!   The New Year is LITERALLY around the corner. Can you believe it??! I feel like I blinked and 11 months swooshed by. It’s crazy how life...

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Our Perfect Expectations Of Love

[caption id="attachment_1988" align="alignnone" width="564"] Photo Cred: Munaluchibride[/caption]   There is no such thing as a guy who is “ready for marriage”.   Well, this is the conclusion I have come to based on endless hours of reading up on relationships and...

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You’re Not The Only One by Larissa Subira

[caption id="attachment_1894" align="alignnone" width="499"] Photo Cred: Inspiration DE Online[/caption]   Growing up, I had no real concept of what depression or any kind of mental disorder was. I began having some understanding when I started to have panic attacks when...

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Guest Post: I Was Hijacked By Lupus by Nompumelelo Simango

[caption id="attachment_1859" align="aligncenter" width="564"] Photo Cred: Bloglovin' Online[/caption]   Imagine driving down a quiet suburb, with beautiful scenery, on a Sunday afternoon and then suddenly you are confronted by a couple of assailants; they smash your window, demand that you...

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The Hardest Thing About Being A Single Christian Woman

[caption id="attachment_1728" align="alignnone" width="426"] Photo Cred: Space For Inspiration[/caption] For whatever reason, God has seen it fit that I bear the cross of singleness in my life. And over the more recent years, I have been fortunate to see the...

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Guest Post: The Most Harmful Ingredients in Shampoo for Naturals by Patrina

[caption id="attachment_1677" align="aligncenter" width="730"] Photo Cred: Coisas De Diva[/caption]   If you’re looking at the most harmful ingredients in shampoo, you should know that not all the ingredients on this list are detrimental to all people. Our natural hair requires...

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Guest Post: How Going Natural Was A Journey Of Love by Paloma Ka-David Ncoco

  [caption id="attachment_1643" align="alignnone" width="564"] Photo Cred: Ana Rosa Tumblr[/caption]   Are you confident? Headstrong? Did you believe "Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me?" So was I till the day I decided to...

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Things I Wish Black African Queens Would Realize – Open Letter From A Black African King

[caption id="attachment_1562" align="alignnone" width="564"] Photo Cred: Pinterest[/caption]   Dear black African Queen, Do you get that many civilisations are born through you and because of you? It may come to others as though I am being biased because I am...

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17 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me When I Turned 21

[caption id="attachment_1513" align="alignnone" width="534"] Photo Cred: Boho Weddings Online[/caption]   Towards the end of last year, my aunt asked me to help her put together some advice/words of encouragement for a young lady who was turning 21 years old. She...

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