Tyler Perry has reached out to a Georgia family that is reeling from the death of their mother this past weekend. Atlanta police say that on Saturday, Tynesha Evans’ boyfriend, Ohniel Inniss, killed her in front of a North Fulton County Wells Fargo. According to WSB-TV, Inniss asked Evans to meet him at the bank so he could get […]

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I love me some Taraji P. Henson! I have been a fan since Baby Boy. I really noticed her amazing acting ability in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. I am so happy to hear that she will be getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on January 28th. I was inspired when […]

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Four years after her unarmed teenage son Michael Brown was shot and killed by a white police officer, Lezley McSpadden has announced her bid for Ferguson’s city council. According to NBC News, McSpadden announced her candidacy near the exact spot where her son was shot and killed on Aug. 9, 2014 in the St. Louis suburb. “Almost four years ago […]

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A Guatemalan mother reunited with her seven-year-old son at the Baltimore Airport on Thursday after being apart for over a month. In the now viral video, Beata Mariana de Jesus Mejia-Mejia lovingly clutches onto her son, Darwin. The two were detained on May 19 and sent to an Arizona detainee center after they fled their country to escape […]


Lions, tigers, and bears… Oh, Ma! Haven’t figured out your plans for Mother’s day or maybe you forgot that it is actually the month of May! ( wasn’t it just the New Year yesterday) No need to worry, in fact, you can actually save a few dollars and still have an adventurous time! The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium […]


Communication has always been key but as an adult, I have noticed that parents often forget that aspect when it comes to their children.  Age and authority shouldn’t be the reason for why someone should listen to you but often time that is why children are told they have to. I want to just share three ways […]

In this Ericaism, Erica Campbell talks about feeling invisible.

In this edition of the Ericaism, Erica Campbell explains that she is friends with her mom.


In this round of the Get Up Call, Erica Campbell talks to a heartbroken woman named Kathy who says her oldest daughter is “so far away,” and would like some help praying for her to come back to her. Erica says a powerful prayer over Kathy and her daughter, asking for God to speak love […]


Erica Campbell recalls hanging out at her grandma’s house as kid with all of her siblings. If any of the kids acted up, Erica recalls, their grandma wouldn’t be mean or yell at them, she would pray at them. In this way she would reprimand them in love, as opposed to being antagonistic or spiteful. […]