Let’s wait on talking about weight

Can we please, I implore you, stop talking about or commenting on people’s weight? I am not a tiny chick. I have never been. Like most women (and men), I have struggled with my weight. The struggle is real, whether it was getting rounder at my grandmother’s house during summer vacations or dropping several sizes... Continue Reading →

Take time to breathe

It has been a busy year for me with several significant changes and a lot of growth in the direction of entrepreneurship. I launched a video series in March for adults interested in and those already returning to school to pursue their degree. I have an online t-shirt store, Nichole's Nuggets, where you can purchase shirts... Continue Reading →

Why I support Movember

By November 2014, I will publish a new blog post about Movember. Until then, check out the post I wrote last year on why I support Movember and why you should too.

NICHOLE'S MOTOR MOUTH

I believe it’s around November 20th, when wives and girlfriends just can’t talk it anymore. The Facebook statuses and Twitter updates communicates their pain.

Movember 2012

“I just want it gone”

“It’s not a good look for him”

“Ugh, I hate this mustache

Well, ladies, suck it up. It’s for a good cause. Movember is a worldwide movement to raise awareness and funds for men’s health issues, specifically prostate and testicular cancer initiatives.

Most men are typically reluctant to go to the doctor or get their recommended tests as prescribed. I’m fortunate that my dad is not that way. In 2008, my dad’s church made PSA tests and screenings available to men in the congregation. He took his test and there were some inconsistencies. In October 2008 it was official. My dad was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Later in the year he had the prescribed treatment but after a re-test showed…

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