Zara D. Green

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I Wish You Knew Your Worth: An Open Letter to Women

Generally speaking, women don't know their worth. We've been fed so many conflicting (and often unhealthy) ideas, from so many different sources, about how we are to be, and what roles we should play. In addition, often by what's traditionally been our most trusted sources, we are instructed to expect less than we really deserve, and that there's a reward awaiting us for doing so. RELATED: Want Better From A [...]

Wedding Season In The Grown Zone: Alfred and Zara Are Married

“I’m going to marry you,” he said. “I’m going to let you,” she replied. On October 6, 2015, Alfred Adam Edmond Jr. and Zara Denise Green, already partners in business, life and love, fulfilled their intentions and became husband and wife. In a ceremony deliberately planned and executed as “a whisper,” the co-founders of the Grown Zone and co-authors of the book Loving In The Grown Zone exchanged vows and wedding bands. The wedding [...]

Wedding Season: What We’ve Learned From 4 Failed Marriages

As widely recognized and trusted sources of advice on healthy relationships, and the authors of Loving In The Grown Zone: A No-Nonsense Guide to Making Healthy Decisions in the Quest for Loving, Romantic Relationships of Honor, Esteem, and Respect (Balboa Press), people are often surprised to find that we are not married, although we are committed to each other as life partners. (Radio Host Tom Joyner and Comedian J. Anthony [...]

From Dr. Wayne Dyer to Bishop T.D. Jakes: 13 Great Grown Zone Moments of 2014

November 5, 2014 marked the second anniversary of the launch of our Grown Zone initiative in 2012, marking the beginning of our third year of providing a path to Grown and healthy success with a minimum of adult messiness. The past year has been a banner one for the Grown Zone, with our mission of “More Self Love, Better Decisions and Healthier Relationships” resonating with more people than ever before. [...]

9 Reasons You Should Read This Book And Help Change The Conversation About What Healthy Love Is

Our new book, Loving In The Grown Zone: A No-Nonsense Guide to Making Healthy Decisions in the Quest for Loving, Romantic Relationships of Honor, Esteem and Respect (Balboa Press) has been available for a few months now, and even before any formal promotional effort, the response has been all but overwhelming, with incredible social media buzz and great reviews at Amazon.com and other online booksellers. Now that our official promotional [...]

Grown Zone Radio: Don’t Be A Slave To Your Passion

Passion and a healthy sex drive are natural gifts of adulthood, but to be Grown (not merely adult) is to know that they are not justification for poor decision making in life and relationships. As adults we are free to share our bodies with whomever we want. However, as Grown people, we need to be more careful about who we allow to share such intimate access, as an act of healthy self [...]