What is your true Renaissance?

When I was in college, I remember taking Humanities I and Humanities II as required courses. Humanities is the study of the history of development of human thought and culture. It was easy to become fully immersed in learning about the era that followed after the Middle Ages and the processes of what it took Read More


Memorial Day

Thank you so much to all who sacrificed so that we could live better lives. Thank you also to those who served and who are still here with us. Thank you! Patrice Tankard & The NOI Team

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Check out our newest Luxury Streetwear Shoe Design! Here’s the Link!

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Life Learner

Take time to learn something new everyday. Never stop educating yourself. Knowledge is power. Read everyday. Balance the need for constant entertainment and learn something that will actually change your life and the lives of others. There is always something valuable to learn. Only God knows everything. Be a life learner. Patrice Tankard

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Chris Botti -“Irresistible Bliss”

Today our guest is Jazz Trumpeter Chris Botti. Sit back and relax to the  euphoric and seductive ambiance of his smooth melodies.

British Literature

Comfort Zone

Seven weeks ago, I was assigned the position of 12th Grade British Literature ELA Teacher at the high school. I had to step away from my Student Services Support Facilitation position to take on this new challenge. I rushed and spent nights and weekends studying and reading Literature texts and the curriculum map. I felt Read More


We Love Serving You!

To our Global family, Thank you for allowing us to serve you since 2009!  Over 50 countries log on everyday. Keep visiting, keep being inspired and please share the website with others. Much love, Patrice Tankard

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New “Slip-On” Luxury Shoe for Musicians!

You asked and we delivered! Patrice Tankard

Believe Always

Always Believe

“If thou canst believe, all things are possible to him that believeth.” Mark 9:23 In any undertaking in life, your mindset is the key in determining how well you get through challenges, obstacles and successes. Whatever you are going through, it is best to think positive and to believe for the best results than to Read More


World’s Oldest Woman Said This was Her Secret To Long Life

Check out this article from the Huffington Post Interesting!!