Today’s Ericaism is simple: love yourself. Erica Campbell reminds us that we cannot look to outside forces to provide us with love for ourselves. Affirmations and encouragement from friends, family and loved ones are nice, but they are not guaranteed, and at the end of the day, you are the one who has to love you […]


Believe that you have everything you need to make your wildest dreams come true.

A woman writes into Yolanda’s Take for advice on low confidence and self-esteem. She’s recently divorced and recovering from medical issues. Furthermore, she feels like another man…

Affirmation For Today: “Today my own well-being is my top priority.” An affirmation is a great way to start training your mind toward a positive way of thinking.  Coupled with other positive thinking exercises, a positive affirmation will help you overcome any obstacle that is put in front of you.  The object of these positive […]

“I’d rather be loathed for who I am than loved for who I am not.” While flipping through television channels the other night I came across Dr. Wayne W. Dyer, affectionately called the “father of motivation” by his fans, speaking about his latest book “Excuses Begone.” This quote is his not mine, but it resonated with me […]