Posts in category "Single Women"

How Long is Too Long to Wait for True Love?

How Long is Too Long to Wait for True Love?
 By Shanti Ray It’s Tuesday and that 20 minute drive it normally takes to get to work has now turned into an hour because it’s raining. Traffic is backed up and you’ve been sitting in the same spot for well over 15 minutes now. Silence fills the car as you embark on your routine of... Read more »

Michelle--Single Mother Succeeds Against the Odds

Michelle--Single Mother Succeeds Against the Odds
By Michelle D. Ivy I have been a performer my entire life. From kiddie talent shows, to teaching myself how to read music and play the piano, performing arts was my world. I was on top of the world! I worked a 9-5 in Corporate America. I knew this was what I was supposed to... Read more »

The 7 BEST Responses Ever to “Why are you STILL Single?”

The 7 BEST Responses Ever to “Why are you STILL Single?”
By Shemeka Michelle Some people can be so nasty and rude or just downright nosy as hell. We are entering into the holiday season which is normally filled with food and family gatherings. We come together sit around and drink and let it all hang out. While this may sound fun to most, for some... 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 »

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 »

Black Women's Expo: 6 Black Men Decode Wives, Girlfriends and Side Chicks

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The Black Women’s Expo is happening this weekend, and six real men will join us:  Vince Adams, Dwayne Bryant, Lee Farmer, Vincent K. Harris,  Maze Jackson and Che Rhymefest Smith, on the relationship panel Wives, Girlfriends and Side Chicks Decoded. WHO:       Six Brown Chicks and Vince Adams, Dwayne Bryant, Lee Farmer, Vincent K. Harris,  Maze... Read more »
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Are You a THOT? Take the Test!

Are You a THOT? Take the Test!
by A Comeaux It’s been a while… Between muddling over life’s detrimental decisions while juggling desires and necessities, I have a family and a brand to nurture. As per usual, it was all in my head. The moment I decided to prioritize and de-clutter my life, here we are. Writing, living, being present in the... Read more »

Why Your Ex Doesn't Belong in Your Bed

Why Your Ex Doesn't Belong in Your Bed
by Toni D. Bailey Please allow me to leave you with this food for thought. An ex of mine thinks that I won’t have sex with him because I’m still in love with my most recent ex. This ex can’t seem to grasp that my refusal to allow him to taint my sheets and body... Read more »

Valentine's Day: Best Advice for Bad Situations

Valentine's Day: Best Advice for Bad Situations
Valentine’s Day is this/close, and sometimes Cupid just can’t save the day. Love quarrels happen; mistakes are made; and unfortunately, break-ups occur as well. We’ve asked the cast of 72 Hours movie to give their best advice for those sticky situations. #72HoursMovie opens today and plays all week at these locations: Marcus Chicago Heights Cinema... Read more »
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The 5 BIGGEST Myths About Singles

The 5 BIGGEST Myths About Singles
by Claire LeBlanc To celebrate the launch of Match.com’s 2015 #SinglesinAmerica study, Dr. Helen Fisher dished exclusive #SinglesInAmerica findings during a recent Livestream Event. During her presentation, Dr. Fisher exposed several myths about singles and dating. 1. MYTH: Women are more romantic than men. TRUTH: Women are the commitment-phobes, not men. Men fall in love... Read more »