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Ramadan Mubarak!!

Ramadan Mubarak!!

Ramadan Mubarak!!

This is time of year for Muslims is so much more important than any other. From the outside looking in, you may only know that we are fasting, not eating from sun up to sun down. However, from the inside looking out you'd see there is so much more benefits to this Holy month for us. 


Watching Seeds Grow

Watching Seeds Grow

One of the most amazing things you can witness in this world is watching a human being grow. Watching the growth and adaptation of any living thing whether it be a seed to a plant or a baby animal into its full grown self, witnessing the changes they through right before your eyes is nothing short of miraculous!

Thank You & Much Love ❤️💙

Thank You & Much Love ❤️💙

The definitions of the word "Rise' are:

Verb - move from a lower position to a higher one; come or go up

Noun - an increase in amount, extent, size, or number

Now let me explain..

My first stage name was "RisingSun" but as I made ways in the music industry, the people I came in contact with shortened it to "Rise". "Rashid" was added later because there was already an artist with the name Rise, and Rashid was the name my father choose when he accepted Islam at 19 years of age. Rashid means "rightly guided" in Arabic and is one of...


Stimulus Money

Stimulus Money

I read a post recently that said, 'getting money isn't a flex, managing money is". That same dollar you received can be more valuable to you than it is in the hands of mismanagement. I'm not going to act as if I have all the money management answers, we have all made our share of mistakes, but I do have some advise.

I know... Women's History Month

I know... Women's History Month

I can't sit here and act as if I know enough about Women's History. I can't even honestly say that, prior to seeing it on the calendar, that I even knew March was Women's History Month. But here are some things I do know: