Blogger Bio: Cindy Battle Bivins (The Blend Factor)
Registered Nurse of 18 years. Graduate of Mercer Univ (Biology); Macon College and GA College and State University (RN-BSN).Additionally, she is active in church and community to include voter registration. Cindy is an avid reader and writer of poetry and essays. She is a member of MCCG Speakers’ Bureau and composer of several health educational presentations. She is the mother of 4 sons. She will be forever bound to her two daughters of marriage (although the marriage ended). They will always be family. In additon, her new pending marriage includes a young future daughter of marriage (who she loves dearly). Cindy refers to the blended family as an “Anchor family” in the Black community. Families created out of a loss can still survive, thrive, and contribute positively to the state of the Black Family.