Author Archives: Makasha Dorsey

MUSE: Are You a VaJayJay Nazi?

Do not deprive each other, except perhaps by mutual consent for a time, to be free for prayer, but then return to one another, so that Satan may not tempt you through your lack of self-control. I Corinthians 7:5 It’s Friday night.  Amazingly, you’ve had dinner, put away the dishes, gotten the kids to bed,

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Muse: The Jena 6

For months, I’ve watched the news, listened to the radio, and read blogs about the Jena 6. I am utterly disappointed in the way the media, the church, and our “black leaders” have handled this incident. Dr. Phil, although I did not care for the way he handled the parent’s of the black students, asked

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Are Your Friends, Friends of Your Marriage?

  Situation  Karen doesn’t care for her husband’s relationship with Dahlia.  Dahlia has been disrespectful to Karen by calling her names and by pursuing a “friendship” with Jarious, her husband; even though Karen has expressed to the both of them that she is uncomfortable with the relationship.  To make matters worse, Dahlia has a history

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Toy Recall

  I learned of another recall this morning watching the news.  This one is related to children’s toys containing more than trace amounts of lead.  As you may know, lead can cause brain damage in children and has been linked to Autism. Unfortunately, the CPSC does not check toy safety until the products hit the

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PETA Please!

As I was watching coverage of the Michael Vick dogfighting court appearances, a brief story regarding the punishment of the soldiers involved in the Pat Tillman cover up caught my attention.  So, I did what everyone does when they want more information — I Googled it! According to an article posted at ABC News, “the Army

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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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