Posts tagged "relationships"

The Lessons of Extraordinary Love and Extraordinary Loss--By a Guy

As a Relationship Educator I am blessed to encounter many amazing conversations about love, life and the pursuit of happiness. Today I am honored to share one man’s (Maybe many men) perspective on his love lessons learned, extraordinary and extraordinary loss. “Unless it is mad, passionate, extraordinary love, it’s a waste of time. There are... Read more »

Why We Love Pillow Talk at Refuge Live Chicago (And You Should, Too!)

Relationships are hard. Building healthy relationships is some of the hardest work that you will ever do! As a Relationship Educator who has seen and experienced a little bit of everything I’m here to tell you that it’s worth it! We’ve seen longevity in relationships, people making it work and love blossoming in a world... Read more »

New Sitcom Headed to Chicago

An interesting thing happened to me last week. I had the honor and the privilege of speaking to the award winning Director and Actor Bill Duke and the Chicago based husband and wife power couple behind Red Dove Media, Warner DeShaun and Cherise Ragland. I’m always interested in an opportunity discuss relationships and promoting the... Read more »
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Amazingly Awesome and Sexy Benefits to Marriage

WE always hear about all of the negative things that go on in relationships and marriages. As a relationship educator I’m always trying to point out the positives of being in healthy relationships. Yesterday we took to Making Love Better TwoGether’s facebook page to ask couples an “Intimate Discussion” question of the day… “What are... Read more »

Amazing Secrets About Being A Woman

There is something truly amazing about being a woman. I think as women we sometimes forget that or don’t give ourselves permission to be, do and feel like the women that we are. This blog is dedicated to some AWESOME WOMEN that I know, have met, yet to meet and quite a few that I... Read more »

Why I Became His Side Chick

We had been dating for years. Things were great and we both decided it was time to take it to the next level. He went his way and I went mine. He said his “I Do’s” and I shared my vows in front of an entire congregation. It wasn’t long before we were back to dating. I... Read more »
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Access Granted...

Lately I’ve been reflecting on where I was, how far I’ve come and where I’m going. Katie Brown says that it’s good to do that every now and again. She says that it keeps you rooted in gratefulness. Adding that in order to accept and appreciate where you are that you absolutely must accept and... Read more »

Time and Talent

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Time… Talent Two things that can be well spent and well wasted. This past weekend I was honored to participate in the “Road to Essence” Essence Musical Festival here in Chicago. It was an outdoor free event; sponsored by Walmart, My Black is Beautiful and Colgate. It was a great event. Afterwards I had a... Read more »

Who’s Loving You?

There will come a time when you have to let love in! Why you may ask? You may even say I’ve been fine without it all this time. Well as my mother often says “Keep on a Living”.   If you’ve done any of that living, experienced a heartache, hardship, health scare, maybe you were... Read more »
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A Good Woman, A Better Man

A Good Woman, A Better Man
There’s a rumor going around that it’s not cool to be in a relationship. No one wants to be in committed relationships because we only hear from the couples that are miserable in them. Reality and television shows celebrate the drama, infidelity, side chicks  and chaos in relationships because let’s face it…Drama and chaos sells.... Read more »
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    If you asked Yanni Brown what's Love got to do with it, she'd answer without hesitation "ABSOLUTELY EVERYTHING" Yanni Brown is an Author, Blogger, Relationship Educator and is always motivated and inspired by love. She often says that "Love has the ability to saturate your soul, it asks for nothing but love in return"

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