Start Caring About Black Men & Black Women

Hello Guys, It’s been a while since I’ve posted on oprahzipbradford.com, but I’m proud to be back and sharing my voice on my platform. Today, I want to shed light on my opinion about being a black woman in America. The world is facing the huge impact on our hearts towards the recent deaths of…

When Life Gives You Lemons, Start Making the Best Damn Lemonade

Happy Wednesday! As we have finally reached the first quarter of 2020 , we have also raised more expectations, goals, dreams, and plans within us. I don’t know about y’all, but 2019 was a growing year with growing pains for me. I went through so much mentally and physically,  but most importantly I became stronger…

Staying Emotionally Focused on Your Goals

Procrastination is not your friend. Get that idea out of your head! In order to stay emotionally focused, its just like anything else we want to improve and master in. It’s a way of life, a lifestyle you must practice and commit to. It’s also a form of self-care by staying focused on the things…

Meet Uzoma Obidike, The Founder of She Leads Beautifully

What inspired you to start your career in leverage and personal branding? UO: “In my various past leadership roles, I was always informally mentoring some of my peers and junior colleagues. Many of the women in my circle, including myself, had always wanted to do more with our careers. We had attained all the degrees,…

Are Barbers Killing Black Men?

ARE BARBERS KILLING BLACK MEN? By: Patrick G. Celestine, Esq. (Twitter: @PatrickC_Esq) “[A barbershop] It’s one of the few places where African-American men gather and do not feel threatened as black men.” – Melvin Murphy  As an individual who avidly and frequently seeks the professional services of a barber, I find this to be a…

5 Delicious Tuesday Treats You Can Make in Under 30 Mins.

  Are you looking for a quick treat to make this week? Check out these quick 5 desserts you can make in under thirty minutes! Happy eating! Salted Caramel Pretzel Blondies (Recipe from averiecooks.com)   Ingredients 1/2 cup unsalted butter, melted (1 stick) 1 large egg 1 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 tablespoon vanilla…

Meet Jasmine Lawrence, Founder and CEO of EDEN BodyWorks

Jasmine Lawrence developed an entrepreneurial mindset at a young age. She was inspired to create her own natural line of hair care products at age 11 while recovering from a chemical burn that damaged her hair. By the age of 13, after completing a Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) BizCamp, Jasmine launched EDEN BodyWorks to…