Angela Bassett has played a myriad of historical women including Rosa Parks, Coretta Scott King, Katherine Jackson, and Tina Turner. She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress and won a Golden Globe for her role as Tina Turner in What’s Love Got to Do with It?  We interviewed Angela Bassett three years […]

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Known for playing characters inspired by historical figures, Forest Whitaker’s credits include Lee Daniel’s The Butler, Black Nativity, Roots and many more. Whitaker won an Academy Award for his performance as Ugandan dictator Idi Amin in the 2006 film The Last King of Scotland. We interviewed Whitaker three years ago and talked about his personal […]

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What if you woke up one morning, went to the pantry and it was empty? You eagerly rushed to the fridge in hopes of getting rid of your hunger pains from the night before. All you could dream about were fresh strawberries with some milk and cereal. But when you opened up the fridge, there […]

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With the influx of refugees and immigrants from all over the globe flooding into the U.S., Jesus Film Project ® is hoping to create a shift in the way Christians approach their new neighbors this Christmas by encouraging them to open their hearts and boldly share the love of Christ through The “JESUS” Film.  To […]

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We often think of back-to-school supplies only at the beginning of the school year. But often after a semester of classes and activities, the supplies need to be replenished. According to the National Retail Federation, the average family with K-12 children spends an average of $688.62 per year on school supplies. Nationally, families spend a […]

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Whether it is back-to-school, family photos, or just the day-to-day outfits, kids always seemingly “need” a new outfit. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the U.S. apparel industry today is a $12 billion business with the average American family spending $1,700 on clothes annually. While that may only account for 3.5% of the family’s income, what […]

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For 108 years Chicago Cubs fans have been met with disappointment. Some years there was a glimmer of hope as the team advanced to the playoffs, but ultimately the team would turn up empty-handed. That was until this year. The Chicago Cubs came from being behind in the series to beat the Cleveland Indians in […]

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Whether you are dreaming of a white Christmas with every Christmas card you write or you are dashing through the snow in a one-horse open sleigh, chances are that Christmas tunes are all around you. Each season brings a fun anticipation of artists that release their renditions of our holiday favorites. This year, Amy Grant […]

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With the holiday season comes a myriad of Christmas traditions. Some have been passed down through the family over the decades and others start with a fresh idea from someone. If you have children or grandchildren, we love the idea of counting down the Christmas season by reading a book each evening. They can be […]

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Every morning, we wake up and get ready for the day. For many that routine includes taking a shower, putting on lotion and makeup and getting dressed. For the employees of Thistle Farms, the simple purchase and use of everyday products like bath and body mean hope for women globally. Thistle Farms is a social […]

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