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On July 13, 2015, Geneva Reed-Veal became part of an exclusive club that she hopes nobody else will be joining. There are no badges of honor… Read More

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[Hungry for History] Collard Greens

by Donna Battle Pierce

Recently, Whole Foods offered up the tutorial How to Cook Collards, accompanied by a recipe and a large photograph depicting the… Read More

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Some Like It Hot

by Kym Allison Backer

There’s no denying the allure of cupping your hands around a warm glass of coffee or cocoa as temperatures drop—and when that flavor… Read More

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Life After Death

by Kimberly Seals Allers

Thanks to life insurance policies and credit cards, more families are able to handle funeral expenses for a loved one without being left in dire… Read More

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[Opinion] A Case for Meditation in Schools

by Elizabeth Aguirre

In my native city of Chicago, it is not unusual to wake up to reports of the number of shootings that occurred the night before. Typically, people… Read More

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Jeanai Chassagne wears the mighty “S” on her chest of the successful, sexy supermom. Jeanai (pronounced… Read More

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by Donna Battle Pierce

Like so many of our contributions to American culture, chicken and waffles is now considered old hat. You can find this dish… Read More

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Sleek Cars, Stunning Vision Hit the Motor City

Each January, the world’s automakers converge on Detroit to show the best in auto engineering and design at the North American International… Read More

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After moving to Austin in 2012 and having traveled for work as co-founder and senior director at Alterity Group LLC (a fully owned… Read More

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