Posts in category "SHACKING UP"

Plan Carefully Before Shacking Up

Plan Carefully Before Shacking Up
By Gina B. I’ve known several couples who have fallen into what I call Circumstantial Shacking.   I’ve done it, and I’ve vowed never to do it again.   There are several seemingly rational reasons for cohabitation: We’re together every day – we might as well live together. I’m sick of traveling back and forth to his... Read more »

Three Words of Advice for All the Single Ladies

Three Words of Advice for All the Single Ladies
By Devin Miller Today’s women were undoubtedly raised to be extremely independent. However, there are things that even the strongest and most competent of women can’t ignore; WEDDINGS AND BABIES. The wedding industry is a $51 Billion Dollar industry, and the Baby industry has a projected profit in the next 4 years of $61 Billion... Read more »

Why You Should NEVER Give Your Ex Another Shot

Why You Should NEVER Give Your Ex Another Shot
Why You Should NEVER Give Your Ex Another Shot By Jean Usen  I know you’re not going to like what I have to say, sis. I can see beads of sweat forming on your brow and the cuss words dripping from your lips. Before you slide out of your sandals and pop off your clip-ons,... Read more »
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He Says, She Says: Relationship Panel at Black Women's Expo

He Says, She Says: Relationship Panel at Black Women's Expo
It’s time to do it again!  The Six Brown Chicks and six sexy, successful bachelors will explore the male and female perspective about intimacy and lasting relationships on March 29th at 5:00 p.m. at the 20th Anniversary of the Black Women’s Expo. View some of the topics to be discussed here. The relationship panel, He... Read more »

Love & Sex: 10 Things Women Want You to Know

Love & Sex: 10 Things Women Want You to Know
Expectations about dating, love, and sex are so hard to communicate in these high-tech times, so without further ado, here are 10 things women want men to know. (Feel free to add to the list!) I am worthy of healthy love and unbridled passion.  Don’t skimp on either. Please settle your ‘pending’ divorce/separation/break-up before pursuing... Read more »

Sorry Chicks, You Can't Reverse the One-Night-Stand

Sorry Chicks, You Can't Reverse the One-Night-Stand
By Lydia Katherine So you like the guy. He’s educated, motivated and highly anticipated for an appearance in your lustful, fictional, feature forecast. For his attention, you become an opportunist. For his affection, you are flirtatious. For his kisses, you are imaginative. When you are in the same room, you become shy, bashful at times.... Read more »
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The Love Test: How to Know It's Real

The Love Test: How to Know It's Real
By Nicole Harding Lately I have heard from women young and old talking relationships, specifically marriage, and what I am hearing is a bit startling. “I need to feel butterflies, or it’s over” said one. “If he buys me a vacuum for a gift he can pack his bags,” said another.  “How do you know... Read more »

Love, Sex and Your Top 10 Relationship Questions

Love, Sex and Your Top 10 Relationship Questions
Your top 10 questions about relationships are now revealed! Join the Six Brown Chicks and these six real men at the Black Women’s Expo on Saturday April 6, at 4:00 p.m. The Black Women’s Expo takes place at McCormick Place in Chicago. Visit www.TheBlackwomensExpo.com for details. Have questions? Send the Six Brown Chicks your relationship... Read more »