Author Archives: Makasha Dorsey

Botulism Food Recall

Information taken from USDA Website            Castleberry’s Food Company, an Augusta, Ga., establishment owned by Bumble Bee Foods, LLC, is voluntarily expanding its July 19 recall of canned meat products that may contain Clostridium botulinum, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service announced today. The recall is being

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A Diva’s Armor

Inspired by Ephesians 6:10-18 Be fierce in appearance and in the integrity of relationships.  Cloth yourself in elegance, femininity, and grace so that you will be revered and envied by the haters.  Your outward show should reflect the goodness within; setting the standard amongst other black women, promoting self awareness, self confidence, self worth, and

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Go …

It’s been over a month, but I had to change addresses.  I was unsuccessfully managing three blogs, 2 business sites, and my husband’s website in addition to my duties as a work-at-home mom. I had to RELAX, RELATE and RELEASE.  Now, this blog, MakashaDorsey.com, will cover everything I want to Ramble about, “Momma So Fine”, “31: For

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Set …

Finally, I’ve organized my schedule so that I can work out. Remember: I have two very small children. We are having a drought in the south so that I don’t hurt myself, I will run (cardio) in the mornings. They don’t call it HOTlanta for nothing. I will weight train a few nights a week

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Ready …

My baby is 13 weeks old and I’m still FAT! Don’t get it twisted; the title of this blog is “Momma So Fine” for a reason. I am still FINE … with my clothes on. However, I want to look good naked. Of course there are only a few people who get to see me

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Snack Time

This piece was originally published with AbsoluteWrite. “I can’t believe it. I am finally here,” I thought as I left the green room. “And, I’m about to go on stage.” Everyone is so wonderful, especially Reggie, the make-up artist. He listened attentively when I told him my pageant-induced phobia of people applying eyeliner to me.

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Sometimes They Come Back

For three whole days, I’ve been alone. Don’t feel sorry for me, it’s been quite lovely. I’ve eaten lunch without having to share it. I’ve even turned on the lights in the middle of the night and didn’t have an intruder stare back at me. This is the kind of aloneness I’ve hoped for since

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Dirty on the Inside

“What a beautiful specimen,” are the words I uttered quietly the first time I saw Darious. I was studying for my Legal Research and Writing mid-term at the library when he strolled in. He looked like a Michelangelo creation that could breath, walk, and talk. Cassie, the girl at the reception desk, seemed to find

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