9 Days of Positive Affirmations · Affiliate Spotlight · MentalHealthMondays

9 Days of Positive Affirmations with Minimal Capsule

Holiday season is here! Can you believe we are only two months away from 2019 already? Time has flown by this year. With the holiday season here, temperatures dropping and leaves falling, it’s time to get ready for the new upcoming year. Most wait and do the new year, new me approach but why not start… Continue reading 9 Days of Positive Affirmations with Minimal Capsule

DE Foundation · MentalHealthMondays

#DEMentalHealthMondays – The ‘Media’ is Destroying Your Mental Health

Photography provided by Giphy Growing up, I was around my grandmothers a majority of the time. My parents believed the more me and my siblings were around our grandparents, the more wisdom would be passed on and it was at a higher rate than they initially thought would happen. Plus it was just safer in… Continue reading #DEMentalHealthMondays – The ‘Media’ is Destroying Your Mental Health

DE Foundation · Education Expo · MentalHealthMondays · The Purple Crown Project

The DE Foundation – About Us

A couple weeks ago, we debuted The DE Foundation for our readers and subscribers. Today we are back to give some background on our organization and what we are about. The idea of setting up a non-profit for Delux Designs (DE), LLC is not a new concept for us. This idea and goal has been… Continue reading The DE Foundation – About Us


#DEMentalHealthMondays – How to Help Someone Suffering from Depression

Image provided by Giphy Growing up, for me personally, finding help after I was diagnosed with depression was the hardest part of my condition. Most think suffering in silence is the hardest part, in which I have read other’s articles online and have had conversations with others to which it was, but for me that… Continue reading #DEMentalHealthMondays – How to Help Someone Suffering from Depression


#DEMentalHealthMondays – The Basics on Mental Health with theSkimm

Image provided by theSkimm Our affiliate theSkimm has a new guide on mental health. As you may know, Millennials – and young women in particular – are reporting higher rates of mental health issues right now. Check out the new mental health guide provided by theSkimm by clicking the image shown below! Image provided by theSkimm Join… Continue reading #DEMentalHealthMondays – The Basics on Mental Health with theSkimm


#DEMentalHealthMondays – Insomnia

Image provided by Giphy Insomnia – noun; inability to obtain sufficient sleep, especially when chronic; difficulty in falling or staying asleep; sleeplessness. Insomnia is something that I have suffered from since the beginning of my college career. I’m not sure if the tough college workload was the cause of it, or whether it was traumatic events that took place throughout my late teen years that truly caused it to be a… Continue reading #DEMentalHealthMondays – Insomnia


#DEMentalHealthMondays – Black Men Your Mental Health Matters Too

Photography provided by PAVE UW-Madison I have been itching to touch on this subject for some time now. Lately, I have noticed so many different mental health awareness events and websites and that sort of thing increase online and offline which is amazing overall for more awareness on this subject, but I also noticed that… Continue reading #DEMentalHealthMondays – Black Men Your Mental Health Matters Too


#MentalHealthMondays – Emotional Abuse

Today’s topic for #MentalHealthMondays is the effects of emotional abuse on an individual’s mental health. Most of the time when we as people hear the term abuse we automatically think of physical altercations of some form, which is true but abuse includes many other different forms that often go overlooked or passed off as just the norm.… Continue reading #MentalHealthMondays – Emotional Abuse


#DEMentalHealthMondays – JOYDayMovement

#DEMentalHealthMondays is a new mental health awareness segment of Delux Designs (DE), LLC that provides more resources, experiences and information on mental health awareness in the African American community. Some articles posted are from firsthand experiences, some are from professional viewpoints on the topic as a whole, and others are from fellow bloggers and organizations… Continue reading #DEMentalHealthMondays – JOYDayMovement


#WeBeGrateful – Day 14

Day 14: What are three pieces in your wardrobe that you’re grateful for?  A14: Three pieces in my wardrobe that I am grateful for right now would be my jacket/coat for starters. Many are not blessed to even have that extra layer of protection from the colder temperatures which always makes me thankful for my… Continue reading #WeBeGrateful – Day 14


#WeBeGrateful – Day 10

Day 10: What are three things that you are good at that you’re grateful for?  A10: Three things that I’m good at that I am grateful for would be the ability to be creative, cooking skills, and the ability to make bad situations good learning experiences. Thanks for reading everyone! See ya tomorrow for our… Continue reading #WeBeGrateful – Day 10