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3 Pure Essential Oil Brands That You Can Trust

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  (This post contains affiliate links. Meaning if you click one of my links and make a purchase, I will receive a small commission, at no cost to you. Thanks for supporting The Melanated Maven!)   In my Essential Oils post from a while back, I gave you everything you needed to know about essential oils. From how to choose the…

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Being the Only Black Woman at Work: How to Thrive, Not Survive

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 The 9-5 workday can come with the usual day-to-day stressors. Workplace gossip, passive-aggressive coworkers, and even more serious issues like harassment. Let me tell you sis, it’s can be a struggle. And if you’re the only black woman at work, there are even more social pressures that can negatively impact your identity and happiness. Society and culture play an incredibly large role…

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7 Simple Ways to Treat Winter Blues

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Guest Post Author When it starts to get cold and the sun feels like it is always hiding, winter blues begin to set in. We feel more tired, more melancholy, and more like the couch is the right place to be. This sadness makes it harder to take care of ourselves, nurture relationships, and enjoy what winter has to offer.…

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5 Types of Self Care Essential Guide

  It seems like self care is on everyone’s minds right now. From bookshelves to social media, there is a lot of information detailing just how important it is to routinely take care of ourselves, utilizing all types of self care.   And with all that information, it can be overwhelming. So if you feel like you’re clueless about the…

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27 Self Care Affirmations For a Positive Mindset

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Have you ever tried saying self-care affirmations or mantras to get you thinking more positively? To help you gain a little control when feeling overwhelmed? I believe they can be very effective in helping you transform how you see and think of yourself. And just by practicing saying them regularly, you build a positive mental habit and positive mindset. They…

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