Category: Communication

Great Sex Won’t Keep Him, But These 6 Things Will

Great Sex Won’t Keep Him, But These 6 Things Will
By Yanni Brown I’ve had the most interesting conversation with some awesome men this past week. I love gleaning from their wisdom when it comes to sharing their thought provoking points of view about relationships. While we know that men and women are very different when it comes to what’s needed in a relationship but... Read more »

Soft is the New Boss: What Beyonce & Ayesha Curry Do Right

Soft is the New Boss: What Beyonce & Ayesha Curry Do Right
By Deya “Direct” Smith I am here for Ayesha Curry & Beyoncé at the same time. Why? Because at first glance, they may come across as polar opposites at least in terms of how they present themselves to the world, but from where I sit and write, they have mastered the game of softly working... Read more »

10 Spicy Marriage Tips for Virtuous Wives

10 Spicy Marriage Tips for Virtuous Wives
By Helen Goldberg Dear Virtuous Wife, The Bible is NOT all you need. Have sex with your husband.  Always keep it exciting with your mate and change up the routine. For example, role play and pretend to be meeting each other for the first time. It’s your husband, so you are allowed a “one-night-stand” with... Read more »
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Beware: This Red Flag Can RUIN Your Relationship

Beware: This Red Flag Can RUIN Your Relationship
By Shemeka Michelle The definition of insecurity reads “anxiety about oneself,” and that amazes me. What’s even more amazing to me is how this anxiety and lack of confidence can be transferrable in relationships. When you’re in a relationship with an insecure person, he or she may simply ask, “Where have you been?” But, in... Read more »

#Ferguson: Iyanla Vanzant is Coming

#Ferguson: Iyanla Vanzant is Coming
“My heart hurts for the family of Michael Brown and the citizens of Ferguson. In the wake of this tragic death, it is my responsibility as a mother, grandmother and teacher to show my support and to offer the community a chance to share its story with the nation,” Iyanla Vanzant said on yesterday in a... Read more »

Military Wife's 5 Tips for a Long-Distance Relationship

Military Wife's 5 Tips for a Long-Distance Relationship
5 Tips for a Successful Long Distance Relationship By Tinita Tennant We see the relationship dynamic changing tremendously and the once inconceivable success of a long distance relationship is achievable. My husband has been in Korea for a year and we’ve come to learn that having a long distance relationship has the same requirements as... Read more »
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Tales of Disrespect: When Your Best Friend Disappears

 Tales of Disrespect: When Your Best Friend Disappears
By Courtney Waldon “Did she just…? No she didn’t!” These are phrases we use when someone has crossed a line or disrespected us. How do you handle the feeling, especially when it’s a close friend? Let me tell you my story, I’ll try to keep it brief. Let’s call my friend Veronica. Veronica and I... Read more »

The Night My Husband Became My Enemy--and How I Fixed It

The Night My Husband Became My Enemy--and How I Fixed It
By Toni J. Spearman When the choir started singing, I Don’t Look Like What I’ve Been Through by Deon Kipping last Sunday, I could barely contain myself as the tears fell. Almost two years ago, my marriage began a vicious decline. The man I loved the most became the man I hated the most. I... Read more »

3 Marriage Rules to Save Your Marriage

3 Marriage Rules to Save Your Marriage
“My wife was designed just for me and I love what God made no matter how many challenges we face”- James Sangster (1950-2012)   My hubby used to tell me that although my design was made just for him, I had to make a few “tweaks” here and there to make it perfect.  I loved... Read more »
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What Do YOU Want?

What Do YOU Want?
By A Comeaux In the past week I’ve had a few conversations and arguments alike all hovering around the debate of what people want. The expectations set on us by others, the secret desires that our fears keep us from pursuing and the dire need to ‘be accepted,’ all play vital roles in our lives.... Read more »