About Makasha

My name is Makasha Dorsey, hence the site name, MakashaDorsey.com. I am a wife, the mother of two boys, a writer, a crafter, and a Christian.

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First Family Secrets

“…an excellent Christian romance and suspense mystery mix, where Love, Faith and the impact of Deception are the offering.”
—Bridal Tribe Magazine

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Hear Makasha Speak

"If you are seeking a virtuous woman to present the importance of knowing who you are and whose you are; look no further than Makasha"
LaKesha Womack – author & business consultant

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Importance of Exercise

The Importance and Benefits of Exercise

  As the wife of a collegiate level strength and conditioning coach, I am constantly informed of the importance of living an active lifestyle. However, I did not realize how being sedentary could adversely effect my life until I read The Toll of Sedentary Living in chapter 5 of “An Invitation to Health” (Hales, 2009).

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The Faith of Barack Obama by Stephen Mansfield

New York Times Best-Selling Author, Stephen Mansfield’s “The Faith of Barack Obama” is a respectfully written, almost unbiased commentary on the Presidential hopeful’s often misunderstood personal faith. In what some consider a controversially titled book,Mansfieldtakes the reader on a journey through Obama’s cultural, ethnic and religious lineage in an attempt to bring clarity and understanding

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Momma So Fine: Expand My Territory, Not My Weight

This morning I started reading "The Prayer of Jabez" by Bruce Wilkinson.  Its not my first time reading it.  I just need a refresher on how to increase something besides my ever-growing waste line. My baby boy is 17 months old so the "baby fat" excuse no longer works.  I’m 5’6" and I weigh –

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31: Adopted by GOD!

Adopted by GOD   Mind Over Matter:  Who’s Your Daddy? You’ve been connected to a lie detector.  You’ve been instructed to recite the first 5 words that come to mind when you think of your relationship with your father.  If you lie, you will be doomed to pay $7 per gallon for gas for the

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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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