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Sharon R. Boone

Sharon Boone is a writer and editor with two decades of experience in publishing. Previously, she was senior health and relationships editor of ESSENCE magazine. Her work has appeared in the Observer, Brides, Family Circle, Ebony, Dr. Oz and ForbesLife. She lives in Hoboken, New Jersey and you can find her on Instagram and Twitter @sharonrboone. Her work can be viewed at
Sharon R. Boone's Articles
By side-stepping these diet traps, I lost 30 pounds and flattened my tummy.
, May 8, 2023
Grown and sexy drinks don’t have to contain alcohol. A top Atlanta mixologist shows how to whip up a trio of tasty sips perfect for entertaining or for every day.
, July 31, 2020
The actress opens up about her anxiety and how she’s working to destigmatize mental health issues.
, April 6, 2020
Experts say that sitting is the new smoking. Here are incredibly easy ways fit in more activity without a trip to the gym.
, October 25, 2019
An emotional spender swaps decades of retail therapy for pennywise pampering and discovers a richer life.
, May 10, 2019
I half-expected the financial planner to stamp “BROKE” on our file and declare us beyond help.
, March 29, 2019
Men walk away. Women? We do the work and have the get-it-off-your-chest sister-to-sister convo. There was no way I could have said something in my last talk with Judy to justify throwing away our friendship without so much as a goodbye.
, September 28, 2018
I thought being a stepparent was easy, until I became one.
, September 7, 2018
Here are five sneaky signs of aging we can slow down today.
, August 3, 2018