When We Talk About Race, We Need to Talk About Institutional Racism

I often think about why we, as a people, are in the state we are in, and I'm frustrated by institutional racism....more
Parthenia Queen Yes.  More whites receive welfare.  However, In terms of their percentage of the ... more

When We Talk About Race, We Need to Talk About Institutional Racism

I often think about why we, as a people, are in the state we are in, and I'm frustrated by institutional racism....more
divalocity I do not "willfully ignore" the killings in Black communities.  Secondly, your first ... more

When My Husband Was Hospitalized, I Learned the Truth About 'In Sickness and In Health'

My husband was hospitalized during the last week of April for seven days.  He was dealing with issues concerning his heart, liver and kidneys.  We were married in August 2010.  This was the first time that either of us has been hospitalized since our wedding.  I learned a lot about him during that time.  I also learned a lot about being a caregiver and the issues surrounding that role.  Here are some of the insights that I gained, and continue to gain as I help him as he recuperates:...more
Thank you for your insightful and helpful comments.  Be blessed. more

I'm in the February 2014 Woman's Day Magazine!!

Mark your calendars.  Grab the February 2014 issue of Woman's Day Magazine from news stands beginning January 14th.  The ladies of the ...more
Thank you.  I'm extremely excited about the feature. more

I'm in the February 2014 Woman's Day Magazine!!

Mark your calendars.  Grab the February 2014 issue of Woman's Day Magazine from news stands beginning January 14th.  The ladies of the ...more
Thank you.  I'm very excited about the feature. more

Can't Make It to BlogHer '13? Join BlogHer at Home!

We know there are a lot of you who can't make it to BlogHer '13, but we don't want you to miss out on everything! I look forward to connecting with you on Twitter, but there's more to BlogHer at Home -- like giveaways! ...more

Can't Make It to BlogHer '13? Join BlogHer at Home!

We know there are a lot of you who can't make it to BlogHer '13, but we don't want you to miss out on everything! I look forward to connecting with you on Twitter, but there's more to BlogHer at Home -- like giveaways! ...more
Hello. I'm Crystal L. Cochren of My Faith and Fitness Blog. I followed #BlogHeratHome in 2012 ... more