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Lisa N. Alexander

Call For Entries: Your Favorite Blogger and Podcast Show

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What blogger or podcast inspires you? Motivates you? It’s that time of year again! We’re asking you to submit your favorite bloggers and new this year…you’re favorite podcaster! We’re looking for blogs and shows that empower, encourage, and inspire women. It can be a financial blogger, cost-cutting podcast, self-improvement blog, anything that helps a woman keeping evolving as a woman Read more...

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Socially Conscious Gifts from Sparrow House Botanicals

By | Beauty, This Woman Knows | No Comments

Two of our favorite things in the same blog post!

Redeemed Ministries is a Houston-area nonprofit that helps women rebuild their lives after prostitution and sex trafficking. We love them for all that they do. We even followed the operations director, Desirie Dougall, earlier this year and compiled a short documentary of a day trip to Austin, TX for an … Read more...

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What Mercy Looks Like: A Documentary on Post Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

By | This Woman Knows, TWK Short Films | No Comments

Hurricane and Tropical Storm Harvey hit my state and community pretty hard. For those of us in the Greater Houston area, this wasn’t so much a wind event as it was a rain event. And it was epic. We had a few tornados touch down but this storm was all about the rain. Thirty-three trillion gallons of rain fell in … Read more...

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‘Dear Body’: An Emotionally Drained Fat Girl’s Truce and Love Letter to Her Body

By | Healthy Living, Self Love | 2 Comments

My fat days were coming to an end as the curvy body positivity movement started to make its away into our social media feeds and onto our TVs. There was Gabourey Sidibe’s sexy love scene on the TV show ‘Empire.’ Ashley Graham, a plus-sized model, graced the cover of Sports Illustrated Magazine—the swimsuit edition! Then curvy yoga became a thing … Read more...

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Autism Awareness Month: Autism Signs and What You Can Expect

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Our conversation on Autism continues! Today author Contessa Louise Cooper, an autistic mom veteran if you will, shares the signs and what you can expect once you get a diagnosis.

Thanks for sharing Contessa.


My son will be 27 this year, meaning 27 years of being an advocate, fighter, supporter for an autistic individual. Our life is pretty smooth right … Read more...

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