Wednesday, May 12, 2021

HEALTH IS THE NEW HAPPY! Essential oils are healing

May 5, 2021 by  
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Essential oils are healing BY TIFFANY McNEELY Essential oils are one of my favorites! It’s almost like having your very own garden in a little jar. Essential oils have so many uses that positively enhance your life. When I first began using them, it was just to change the scent in the room. It was […]

PEACE: Exhale …

May 5, 2021 by  
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These are challenging times, and the trauma of the past year sometimes prompts us to rush back to norms we have grown accustomed to being part of our lives. Take a breath. Move in slower motion, and take time to reflect and think about your next step or the option to stay still. We all […]

HEALTH IS THE NEW HAPPY! Am I going crazy or nah?

April 7, 2021 by  
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Am I going crazy or nah? BY TIFFANY McNEELY How many times have you felt like you were going “crazy” or someone used that word to describe you? The term has such a stigma — but with mental illness diagnoses on the rise, more people are becoming sensitive to the people around them. We could […]

‘Generational wealth is very important’

April 7, 2021 by  
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‘Generational wealth is very important’ QUESTIONS & ANSWERS: BERNARD MOORE | PAMELA RICHARDSON History teaches us that Black people are descended from kings and queens in Africa. Dr. Bernard Moore is one who has made ancestral search a big part of his life, and it has resulted in fascinating findings about his great, great, great […]

PEACE: Stay in the moment

April 7, 2021 by  
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Life moves so fast and sometimes we are eager to keep up or race past it. When our stride moves at a fast pace, we leave something behind or forgotten in our souls. Those forgotten moments are precious for our peace, when time stands still and you can notice the springtime hummingbird buzzing at the […]

The ABCs of Homebuying

March 16, 2021 by  
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The ABCs of Homebuying BY KATIE COLEMAN, NEVADA RURAL HOUSING AUTHORITY If you have any experience in the housing market or homebuying process, you’ll know that we LOVE acronyms. APR, FHA, DTI, PMI, LTV — looks like that alphabet soup we were served as kids, right? We’ll leave those definitions to you and your Googling […]

HEALTH IS THE NEW HAPPY! Water is alive

March 16, 2021 by  
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Water is alive BY TIFFANY McNEELY Growing up, I was a juice and soda drinker. I can remember opening up my lunchbox and looking forward to drinking my Capri Sun every day! Water was something I would drink at school if I was in class and got thirsty or was sick. It was not until […]

PEACE: Refusing to respond to the ‘Gaze’

March 16, 2021 by  
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Toni Morrison often spoke about the “white gaze,” and how many Black people live to satisfy the invisible approval of the majority — even doing so unconsciously in order to be accepted and assimilated within society. She explained how people need to live in such a way that the voice of any oppressor is silent […]

Strike Force

Strike Force BY CLAYTEE WHITE How Hattie Canty became one of America’s most powerful and revered labor leaders. In 1990, Hattie Canty won the presidency of the Culinary Workers Union Local 226, the most powerful labor organization in the city of Las Vegas — maybe the entire United States. She led with compassion and courage […]

HEALTH IS THE NEW HAPPY! Life is but a dream

February 15, 2021 by  
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Life is but a dream BY TIFFANY McNEELY “Life is but a dream.” This catchphrase has so much meaning to me now that I am older. Do you ever notice that life goes by so fast? You have goals and plans in life and notice that your nights are filled with dreams about these goals […]

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