Archive for May 2015

Black Women: Which Man Would You Choose?

Black Women: Which Man Would You Choose?
By Angela T. Jones Statistically Black women and Asian men are the two most “single” groups of people in the United States. Often I have been asked by Black men and White women alike, ‘why don’t more Black women just date outside their race?’ I personally am open to the option but not since middle... Read more »

Boss Moves: BFFs Quit Jobs to Launch Their Own Thing

Boss Moves: BFFs Quit Jobs to Launch Their Own Thing
By Zondra Hughes BFFs, (Best Friends Forever), take note: Today is a big day for two mothers, two daughters, two communication executives, two go-getters, and yes, two best friends, Jocelyn K. Allen and Chandra S. Lewis, as they have decided to merge their talents to create something huge. Jocelyn K. Allen a marketing and communications... Read more »

The Real Reason to Feel Sorry for Kylie Jenner

The Real Reason to Feel Sorry for Kylie Jenner
By Sylvia D. Snowden Have you ever seen a horror film where the sweet, young ingénue is about to get gutted?  First, you see the killer hiding in the closet, and then you hear the ominous music.  That’s when your heart starts racing because now you know she’s a goner. You try to call-out to... Read more »
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Will You Fix Your Man's Plate, or Nah?

Will You Fix Your Man's Plate, or Nah?
By A Comeaux As per usual, while perusing the social media stratosphere, I kept running across this ‘debate’ of sorts about Should a Woman Fix Her Man’s Plate…? Now the first time I saw a think-piece on this, I kept scrolling. Then I saw it like 5011 other times and I then wondered which (non)Housewife... Read more »

Mellody Hobson Asks...Are You A Ball Stealer?

Mellody Hobson Asks...Are You A Ball Stealer?
by Dawj Sangster- We have probably all encountered that one person that is really popular that everyone wants to meet or see. You want to be in their presence to learn and grow from their knowledge and experience. While this is all great, Mellody Hobson says that if you are that popular person, “STOP STEALING... Read more »

Divorced? Five Ways to Get Your Life Back

Divorced? Five Ways to Get Your Life Back
By Jasmine Browley Peytyn Willborn, celebrity hair dresser (key stylist to Academy Award winning actress Mo’Nique among others) turned serial entrepreneur, has been officially divorced from popular Chicago comedian George Willborn (The Michael Baisden Show, The Doug Banks Show) for more than a few years now. Married for more than 15 years, the coupling was... Read more »
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My Daughter is a Lesbian and I'm Heartbroken

My Daughter is a Lesbian and I'm Heartbroken
By Shemeka Michelle My daughter is a lesbian. I absolutely HATE it! I don’t want my daughter to be gay. Most parents imagine a perfect life for their children. Our thoughts are normally based on what society has conditioned us to deem acceptable. We normally want our children to do well in school, be on... Read more »

Win! Cricket Wireless VIP Awards Weekend Sweepstakes

Win! Cricket Wireless VIP Awards Weekend Sweepstakes
The BET Awards is one of America’s biggest celebrations of music, acting and sports excellence, and you and your special guest can win  an all-expense paid trip to experience the 2015 BET Awards. WHAT YOU CAN WIN Cricket, the presenting sponsor of the BET Awards Afterparty Live Post-Show, will provide the VIP grand prize winner... Read more »

DATING With My Eyes Wide Open

DATING With My Eyes Wide Open
By Andrea Wright There’s a great quote from Maya Angelou that resonates with me: When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time. There is no better advice for someone entering a new relationship…especially a dating relationship, but it can be a very difficult rule to follow. I’m all for giving people... Read more »
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Have You Met Lady P? We Can't Compete with Her

Have You Met Lady P? We Can't Compete with Her
By Toni Spearman As I looked in the mirror the other day, I mentally framed my silhouette and noticed that it no longer had that young, hour-glass effect, but more like the forty-something mother of three with grey highlights, effect! My breasts are still firm, the arch in my back remains and the sensual curves... Read more »