Living in the moment means letting go of the past and not waiting for the future. It means living your life consciously, aware that each moment you breathe is a gift.

—Oprah Winfrey

Blog: In Her Shoes

Sistahs Aging in the middle: Caring for children and older family members

By Kiara Harris | Mar 10, 2020 |

The woman in the middle is middle-aged, middle-income and in the middle of care giving for parents, young-adult children and sometimes grandchildren.

The woman in middle has little time or ability to focus on her own health, financial, emotional, or social needs because of her role oftentimes as primary bread winner and primary caregiver.

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Where Do We Go From Here?

By Kiara Harris | Feb 3, 2019 | Comments Off on Where Do We Go From Here?

We are so excited to announce that 2019 marks the 5th Anniversary of Sistahs Aging with Grace & Elegance (Sage Sistahs). Our first public kick-off convening was held in 2014 in Sacramento — and we are so honored that you have continued to join us in “Celebrating the Aging Journey”. Together, we have engaged in best practices…

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Black Talk Sacramento

By Kiara Harris | May 10, 2018 |
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Bay Area Sistahs Share Their Reflections On Celebrating The Aging Journey (April 22, 2017)

By Carlene Davis | Jul 16, 2017 |

Sistahs Aging With Grace & Elegance (SAGE) and the California Black Women’s Health Project (CABWHP) were honored to Celebrate The Aging Journey with over 75 Bay Area Sistahs on a beautiful spring day at Merritt College in Oakland, California! Click on the header above to watch a video and learn what our sisters had to…

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She Redefined Her Life

By Kiara Harris | Mar 18, 2017 |

Calm, peaceful and untroubled are not words people use to describe a single, working mother. Before 2011 when Rosa Green retired at 57, you could not use those words to describe her life either. But today, Rosa, (62), is a SAGE Sistah All-Star because she planned for this stage of life and now is living…

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