The Power of a Partner: How Accountability Makes All the Difference in Your Success

The Power of a Partner: How Accountability Makes All the Difference in Your Success

The first day I went to the church Geordan and I now attend, the sermon series was centered around accountability and community. Since that first day, our church family continues to reemphasize the importance of doing life with others. Unfortunately, whether it be pride or a need for privacy, our society has become very self-centered. But I […]

How to Plan Like a Pro

How to Plan Like a Pro

(aka) My 3 Tips to Mastering Time Management All month long we’ve talked about time management – how determining if something is urgent vs. important can affect your time management. We talked about why you should love time management and we even got some time management tips from Gabrielle McBay, our April Black Girl with Purpose. These are all great […]

Black Girls with Purpose Feature: Gabrielle McBay

Black Girls with Purpose Feature: Gabrielle McBay

Gabrielle McBay Gabrielle McBay is a private chef for professional athletes who offers special events and corporate catering through her business, the Ellements Company. She grew up in Dallas, Texas with her twin sister Racquel and remembers falling in love with food at a young age. “I used to cook with my great aunt and grandmothers and […]

Trusting the Process

Trusting the Process

For you, God, tested us; You refined us as silver is refined…you let men ride over our heads; we went through fire and through water; yet you have brought us to a place of abundance. Psalm 66:10,12 I cried when I first read this passage of scripture – cried for those who could relate to […]

Black Girls with Purpose Feature: Michelle Lenae

Black Girls with Purpose Feature: Michelle Lenae

Michelle Lenae is a St. Louis native who received her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science with from Spelman college. At the time, Michelle says she knew she wanted to do law but wasn’t sure what kind and she had an interest in healthcare. So upon graduation from Spelman, Michelle enrolled in the University of Texas School of […]