The Biggest Little Brother by Aminata Jalloh

Meet Aminata Jalloh, author of The Biggest Little Brother  a story that touches on ” the ideas of compromising different identities as families grow, non-traditional family structures and multiculturalism”. Our fellow African from Sierra Leone published her first book in 2016, and has plans to expand the publication into a series sharing the experiences of African […]

Living Life as an African in America: Five Tips For the “New” African Woman

By Aminata Jalloh, Author and OSOW Community Member  SPEAK UP! Often, women like myself from a conservative African background can be reserved, always wanting to make sure everyone has a chance to speak first. While this thoughtfulness and humility are valuable traits, there is nothing wrong with being the first to offer your opinion! STAY […]

Take Note: Football, A Woman and Making Dreams Happen!

When #womanboss Allison Waymyers calls, you answer! Team Fyen is beyond honored and humbled to feature Allison Waymyers from Clemson Tigers Football. If you don’t know Clemson Football slowly back away and ask Siri, and if you don’t know Allison we are blessing you with her virtual presence; so you can bask in her wisdom. […]

Wellness Expert Dr. Tyffani Monford Dent Shares 6 Simple Habits That Will Improve Your Life

1. SELFISH IS NOT A CURSE WORD You need to acknowledge and be okay with putting yourself and your needs first sometimes. 2. SUPPORT CIRCLE Find a group of people who have your back—emotionally, professionally, and personally and listen to them when they are pushing you to have downtime or offering you advice. 3. SIT-DOWN […]