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Rickey Smiley opens up about his dream of expanding The Rickey Smiley Foundation’s Christmas toy drive. He talks about some of the conditions he has seen kids in, and his burning desire to make this holiday season special for them. He asks for donations of not only toys, but canned goods and more. Sign Up […]

Spirit gives advice about “dating with integrity” to a woman interested in a dating multiple men. Then, a woman calls in asking for advice about an imbalance in trust in her relationship, which is the source of a divide in her marriage to her husband of 5 years. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Rickey Smiley […]

Spirit was in the studio hanging out with the morning show cast! After Gary With Da Tea‘s shenanigans, she gives s some great advice to two women in long-term serious relationships. First, a woman calls with a plea for help in getting her otherwise drama-free man’s baby mamas to fall in line and stop keeping […]

Up-and-coming Atlanta rapper Dae Dae has had a pretty amazing year. His break-out hit, “Wat U Mean (Aye Aye Aye)” started its take over back in April, not just via radio, but through a hilarious video of an Uber driver dancing to the song. The video went viral quickly, and the infectious song gained popularity. […]

A man’s new girlfriend has an issue with the fact that he’s still in contact with his ex-girlfriend’s daughter- who he basically raised as his own. While he has no intention of cutting off his three year old “stepdaughter,” Spirit advises him on how to handle the insecurity that his currently is acting out on. […]

Attorney Nakita Blocton is back on the line answering people’s child custody and child support questions. She discusses child support, and explains why, when a parent notices that they are being charged for child support without having ever been notified about it, they should immediately respond with the proper legal proceedings in court. Sign Up […]

Attorney Nakita Blocton is back on the line answering people’s child custody and child support questions. A young lady calls up and details her situation; she says she and her husband have shared custody of their children, but when they go over to their father’s house every other weekend, he constantly puts them in danger. […]

A woman calls up Spirit and with some questions about her two-year relationship with a man who she suspects of still being involved in some capacity with his baby mama. She feels as though his attentions are split in a way that goes beyond parenting the same child with her, and asks for Spirit’s advice. […]

In this day and age, a lot of parents aren’t too keen on spanking their kids anymore. As a parent who is also receptive to the change in the times, Special K shares some special tips for punishing your kids without spanking them, so they can still be properly disciplined and understand the difference between […]

Rickey Smiley discusses what he experienced with The Rickey Smiley Foundation as it provided free haircuts and school supplies to young students on the way to school. He reflects on the moment when he noticed a woman who is a mother to six kids outside of the grocery store, troubled by her inability to buy […]

A former football player and wife were shot and killed by their 16-year-old son. Rickey Smiley was struck by the tragedy and wanted to say a few words to parents out their who are working hard to provide for their children. While this heartbreaking occurrence should seem like something that doesn’t happen often, Rickey has […]