As a proud Cricket Wireless ambassador— and happy customer — I must confess that Cricket Wireless could have saved my marriage. Let me explain. I married at 19 — he was 20 — and to be clear, I married a great man. We courted for six months, and on the first day of the seventh month, he proposed. Our union quickly suffered from a lack of communication—that is, we planned for the wedding day but not the marriage. We didn’t talk about debt, spending habits — or cell phone usage.
As a proud Cricket Wireless Ambassador — and a happy customer — I must share a personal story about transparency and how it can improve your life. So, summer is coming and I’m getting in shape. I recently read an article that explained why we sometimes struggle to lose weight, and no, it has nothing to do with portion control or willpower. It has everything to do with trickery and beautiful images of food. For example, my buttermilk pancake mix has a photo on the front of the
I recently produced the 5th annual Six Brown Chicks’ relationship panel, “He Says/She Says,” at the Black Women’s Expo. The format is pretty simple: we select six guys who are brave enough to sit before hundreds of women and talk about love and relationships. This year, the main question from the female audience was how to attract Mr. Right. Here’s the answer the panelists gave: Put yourself in his vicinity and give him a smile. “A smile will go a long way with guys,” one of
This #SwitchForSmiles blog post is part of a paid Megan Media and Cricket Wireless blogging program; however, the opinions and ideas expressed here are my own. Let’s have a frank talk about outdated and/or broken smartphones and how such phones can ruin a magical moment. Once upon a time, my sister-friend Kayann and I attended a taping of Oprah’s Lifeclass. Following class, Kay and I were able to get a selfie with Lady O herself! As Oprah, the Queen of media hugged us, Kay’s
This blog post is part of a paid SocialMoms and Cricket Wireless #STSA blogging program. The opinions and ideas expressed here are my own. As a social media strategist, I am always glued to my smartphone and I am always draining my data plans. Imagine what my life would be like if I didn’t have my $45-per-month Cricket Wireless, unlimited data plan. Wait, no need to imagine — I can tell you. I used to pay $280 per month. Sometimes my bill would reach $305 per month because I