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As Black women, we should cherish the special bond we share with our sister-friends. It's essential. As Black women over the age of 50, those bonds become even more meaningful over time. I'm Kimberly Sumpter, host of the Sistahs Connect Podcast which features conversations with the women that I admire and who have inspired me through my life journey. The podcast amplifies their unique voices, is filled with inspirational messages, and is rooted in positivity. Topics range from entrepreneurship to friendship and purpose. I invite you to connect!

Sistahs Connect Podcast: Conversations That Uplift Black Women Kimberly D Sumpter

    • Society & Culture
    • 4.7 • 51 Ratings

As Black women, we should cherish the special bond we share with our sister-friends. It's essential. As Black women over the age of 50, those bonds become even more meaningful over time. I'm Kimberly Sumpter, host of the Sistahs Connect Podcast which features conversations with the women that I admire and who have inspired me through my life journey. The podcast amplifies their unique voices, is filled with inspirational messages, and is rooted in positivity. Topics range from entrepreneurship to friendship and purpose. I invite you to connect!

    Episode #50: Being Unapologetic @ 50 with Sharon Fields

    Episode #50: Being Unapologetic @ 50 with Sharon Fields

    In today’s milestone episode, we cover being unapologetic at 50 with Sharon Fields. Sharon is the founder of Beautiful Curves 365 and host of the Unapologetic @ 50 podcast. At Beautiful Curves 365 she mentors women on how to get unstuck and inspires them to become the healthiest version of themselves - inside and out!
    With insights Sharon has gained throughout her life, she has made it her mission to inspire black women over 50 to celebrate themselves and achieve their goals. She believes that “this is about being 50 and fabulous. The goal is to celebrate life, celebrate who you are and the things that you’ve been through.”

    Episode Highlights:
    3:20 - Starting Over and Supporting Each Other During Difficult Times
    How can we support each other and connect during this pandemic? How can we overcome and learn from tough life events later in life? Sharon and I talk about our friendship and how we can support each other during difficult times.
    6:00 - Give Yourself Permission to Take Care of Yourself
    How can you help others while being vulnerable at the same time? Do you confide in others about your worries and struggles? For even more of Sharon’s insights, listen to episode 36 of Sistahs Connect Moment To Reflect - Guard Your Thoughts and Unplug: 
    8:50 - Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone
    How can stepping out of your comfort zone improve your mindset? Why should we be open to new opportunities later in life? What does being 50 and unapologetic look like? Sharon speaks about the benefits of revising an old hobby or learning a new skill over the age of 50.
    13:00 - Celebrate Your Body and Mind
    How can we learn to accept and love our bodies? Can we move forward and celebrate our bodies as we age? Sharon’s inspirational thoughts on body positivity can teach you how to find love for yourself from within.
    15:30 - Final Takeaways About Being Unapologetic @ 50
    Sharon explains how her mindset has changed since being 50 and how she navigates her new job and being an entrepreneur.
    This week’s Sistah CEO Shout Out:
    Tonya Cross of Accented Glory
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    The Sistahs Connect Podcast is selected by Feedspot as one of the Top 30 Black Women Podcasts on the web.
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    • 26 min
    Episode #49: Get Into Alignment With Your Spiritual Identity

    Episode #49: Get Into Alignment With Your Spiritual Identity

    Links From This Episode:
    Dorothy-Inez Breazell

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    • 2 min
    Episode #48: Millissa Jayne Uses Her Platform To Amplify Black Owned Businesses

    Episode #48: Millissa Jayne Uses Her Platform To Amplify Black Owned Businesses

    Millissa Janye
    Millissa Janye on YouTube
    Millissa Jayne on Instagram
    FREE e-Book 
    Email: info@millissajayne.com
    Sistah Shout Out of the Day: Detras Powell 
    Butterfly Rhythm Podcast
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    • 21 min
    Episode #47: I Hit The Pandemic Wall

    Episode #47: I Hit The Pandemic Wall

    Today's episode tells you why I was MIA. I hit a wall and needed to take a moment to refocus. Here's what I was feeling:

    Hitting the Pandemic Wall
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    • 2 min
    Episode #46: Angela Brooks-Wright Talks About the Sharing In Your Journey Podcast

    Episode #46: Angela Brooks-Wright Talks About the Sharing In Your Journey Podcast

    Today I’ll be talking to one of my childhood friends Angela Brooks Wright of Brooks Wright Ministries and host of the Sharing In Your Journey Podcast. We'll talk about the fondest memory that we shared as children and what led her to answer the call of ministry.

    Angela on Instagram: Get Today's Portion
    Brooks Wright Ministries
    The Sharing In Your Journey Podcast

    Sistah CEO of the Day: Kimberly Acevedo - www.naphinesdream.com
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    I'd love to hear from you! Send me an email at info@sistahsconnect.com if you'd like to connect!

    • 21 min
    Episode #45: It's Never Too Late To Achieve Your Goals

    Episode #45: It's Never Too Late To Achieve Your Goals

    Today’s Sistahs Connect Moment To Reflect segment features Alison Harmon, owner of UTAP. 
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    Alison Harmon

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    Use the #MySistahsConnect
    I'd love to hear from you! Send me an email at info@sistahsconnect.com if you'd like to connect!

    • 1 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
51 Ratings

51 Ratings

CoffeeMugs ,

Feels Like A Safe Space

I enjoy listening to the women that you feature. And you voice is so soothing and like butter ❤️The conversations are truly positive and it’s a nice place to land with all the negativity in the world. I love this podcast. Keep sharing. Keep inspiring. Keep this podcasting going.

michemidl1 ,

Great podcast!

I love the vibe and smoothness of the podcast. Kimberly's voice is so soothing and made for this. I also love the music throughout and that the conversation started with a feeling of gratitude and appreciation.

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Smooth podcast

Smooth vibe with great info!

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