Rants & Raves Archive

Do You Know What is in Your Water, Is Your Water Safe?

As public awareness grows about lead in toys and precautions are being taken to reduce exposure to lead… the same effort is needed as it relates to water. If you live in a home with running water, your water most likely contains lead. How

Should African Americans Get Reparations—> US Slavery Residue Part 3

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series US Slavery RESIDUEShould African Americans Get Reparations for Slavery? When the topic of reparations comes up people get very heated and opinionated… oftentimes without even knowing the facts or history behind reparations.

Halloween Party Ends in Tragedy

On Saturday 17 year old Laterian Tasby was shot and killed at a Halloween party after a fight broke out. Laterian was an athlete and student leader at San Pedro High School. He was not a gang member although police say his death maybe

Totally Fabulous Award!

I am so excited and proud to announce that Living Life Abundantly a.k.a. Marenda.Biz was recently honored with the Totally Fabulous Award by Annita at FootPrints. Thanks Annita, of the millions of blogs you could have chosen…thank you for thinking of, considering, and choosing

Fashion Trends: I Hate Saggin

I think saggin pants look ridiculous. It is neither fashionable or sexy. Why wear pants if they hang past your underwear. Why not wear a pair of chaps I recently received this interesting email forward about “saggin” so here it is enjoy: Subject: S-A-G-G-I-N