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#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

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Facebook Friday while Blogging with DE

Everyday in our newest Facebook Group, Blogging with DE, we host a specific theme thread for our readers, members and subscribers to take part in for more blog engagement or views daily. We have found by doing these threads daily, it keeps everyone informed on not only what is going on with each other’s blogs but… Continue reading Facebook Friday while Blogging with DE

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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


DeluxEdition – The Sinner

Photography provided by Giphy The Sinner touches a lot on Mental Health with a suspenseful and drama approach. Starring Jessica Biel, The Sinner is about a young woman who is a wife and mother, struggling to cope with PTSD and severe depression. Her disorders came from a childhood of traumatic experiences. This is a really… Continue reading DeluxEdition – The Sinner


#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: Journal Activity with For The Scribes

Wow! Can you believe we are already in November of 2017?! This year seemed to have flew by, as we are only ONE month away from the upcoming new year! With this being November, we wanted to start a new journal activity pertaining to giving thanks and gratitude to those things and people that we… Continue reading #WeBeGrateful: Journal Activity with For The Scribes