Don’t You Just Hate That?

Don’t You Just Hate That?

By Knikkolette Church Don’t you hate it when people use social media as their online dating source? How many of you have been approached by a total stranger who says, “I could get lost in your eyes” or “You have a captivating smile”… Gimme a break!   The sad thing is, there’s a sad lonely […]

Asteroids, Meteors and Fireballs! What would you do if it happened to you?

Asteroids, Meteors and Fireballs! What would you do if it happened to you?

By Carrie Eckles February 15, 2013 was an interesting day astronomically speaking. For some people, it was absolutely terrifying. The day began with a meteor that wreaked havoc in the Chelyabinsk area of Russia’s Ural Mountains. Later on that day, planet Earth was treated to an extremely close (by cosmic standards) flyby of an asteroid. […]

You Don’t Have To Whisper, We Do Know That We’re Black

You Don’t Have To Whisper, We Do Know That We’re Black

By Anise Smith I am all on board with political correctness. It is greatly needed in some situations and it really does serve a purpose.  It put in place a barrier for those that deemed it okay to just open their trap at will and let all kinds of nonsense escape. We would never want […]

13 Ways to Save Money in 2013

13 Ways to Save Money in 2013

By Alicia Taylor   It’s a new year and many of us are still feeling the holiday crunch.  Maybe that savings account is looking a little bleak.  Shaving a little off here and there can make the difference in the long term.  If you can afford to sock away your savings and put them into […]

Traditional Gender Roles And WHY I Will Probably NEVER Get Married

Traditional Gender Roles And WHY I Will Probably NEVER Get Married

By Anise Smith I was raised by my father and paternal grandmother since I was three months old so I started my journey in this world in a very non-traditional manner and have not ventured into the traditional at any point in my life.  I have no plans to change the path of my journey […]

Honey Or Vinegar? Which Do You Choose For Expressing Yourself?

Honey Or Vinegar? Which Do You Choose For Expressing Yourself?

By Tracy Madlener Here at Spicie, we like to encourage our readers to dig a little deeper, to open up those feelings that tug at the heart and to lead a life that is uncompromising and filled with passion of your choosing.  We’ve had conversations that have sparked many emotions, good and bad, but none […]

The Meaning Of Christmas: It’s About The People We Love

The Meaning Of Christmas: It’s About The People We Love

By Amanda Fox Over the past couple weeks, we’ve focused on the holidays and what they mean to us. The importance of giving and forgiving, compassion and we even tossed in a couple funnies to keep the smiles coming. We’ve been thrilled that many of you chimed in with your views on the holidays and […]

Organizational Good At The Holidays And Year Round

Organizational Good At The Holidays And Year Round

By Anise Smith This past year there has been a lot of talk about organizational and corporate greed. I am NOT disputing that there is corporate greed, but there is also corporate good.  I am not totally against a certain amount of greed, as it is needed to build and grow a business. Just keeping […]

Keeping Holiday Gift Giving In Perspective

Keeping Holiday Gift Giving In Perspective

By Amanda Fox The holidays are always stressful, but this year it has proved to be more pronounced for many people. The economy isn’t what it used to be. People don’t have the kind of money to spend on gifts this year the way they did before. Families that may have earmarked a couple thousand […]

It Is Time To Prosper!

It Is Time To Prosper!

The elections are over and for that we are thankful. We didn’t mind discussions, even spirited ones, nor did we tire of examining the issues that will not only shape the future of women in America, but all Americans of all shapes, sizes, colors, religious beliefs, genders and sexual orientations. The one thing we tired […]