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    Pain and Prosperity: The Struggle Is Real by February 2015 Blogger-in-Residence-Monica Leak

    Check minute 3:20 when Biggie describes the real struggle of pain and prosperity. There’s this idea of jealousy and envy and having to look over your shoulder when you come into a prosperous place. That is some burden to bear if something that is supposed to contribute to a better life become a source of pain.   The title of the song itself puts it pretty bluntly, Mo Money Mo Problems. The hook in the song says, “I don’t know what, they want from me. It’s like the more money we come across. The more problems we see.” The layered lyrics of this now classic hip hop song from back in…

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    Question???

    Hey Brilliance- How are you? Are you feeling abundance or are you contending with lack. Wherever you CURRENTLY, find YOURSELF. Repeat right now…I AM NOT ALONE AND THE UNIVERSE IS WORKING ON MY BEHALF! For the last several weeks, we have participated in seminars, webinars, and workshops—designed for female entrepreneurs. Couture Purpose is intentionally positioning ourselves to catch the next waves, movements and moments in social entrepreneurship. We keep noticing one thing…WOMEN DO NOT ASK ENOUGH QUESTIONS!!! Sorry for yelling but we want to get your attention ;>). After reviewing some women’s studies research articles, we are gleaning some understanding in respect to why women do not ask questions. Often…

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    Shine Superstar…Nicka K Face & Body Shimmer Review!!!

    Hey Brilliance, Did you know there is not anyone in the world like you? Let your light SHINE! I am often asked about my skin care and beauty preferences. The one thing my girls know about me is, I love affordable beauty. Paying gazillion dollars for beauty products is not the statement I want to make. Last month I was searching for a really good shimmer. I know many beauty mavens only wear shimmer in spring and summer. Personally, I wear shimmer year around, to reflect the inner glow of my fierceness…;-)! Nicka K Face & Body Shimmer I normally do not wear foundation. A little shimmer and a pop…